Elsie Newell and Connie Cox wrote the inductive Bible study Heaven. Over the years, they have written many studies together. Elsie has been counseling and teaching the Bible for over 40 years in her home, at churches, and throughout the Carolinas. She currently has her studies at Christ Reformed Church in Anderson, SC. Elsie is a widow. She was married to Newt Newell for 53 years. They had 3 children and Elsie has 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Connie co-labors with Elsie and is the wife of Howard Cox. They have 2 children and 8 grandchildren.