November 3, 2020

Thankful for Faith

November is the month of giving thanks in the United States. At the Jesus Lives ministry all of us take time to be thankful for our friends, family, and especially those of us who gather to worship when we can. This month is exciting for me because it reminds me… Read More
November 2, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – A Devotion on “Trusting God’s Heart”

God created us in His image (Genesis 1:27). He gave us special gifts and blessed us with our emotions. These facts allow us to conclude that our Creator has many gifts/powers (Psalm 62:11) and from reading Scripture we know that Jesus experienced feelings of sorrow (John 11:35), joy (John 15:11), anger (Mark 3:5), and thankfulness (Matthew 11:25). Read More
October 26, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Fire”

One day, while Moses was tending the sheep of his father-in-law Jethro, he led the flock near Mount Horeb. There, the Angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire in the midst of a bush. Curious as to why the fire did not consume the bush,… Read More
October 21, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Smoke and Incense”

Historic wildfires are burning millions of acres and destroying homes and entire towns in California, Oregon, and Washington state. In Oregon, more than 40,000 people have fled their homes. Fire brings about smoke and, in the Bible, sin and wicked people are compared to smoke. “For wickedness burns as the fire; It… Read More
October 14, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Pillars of God”

Our God knows we need His guidance and protection. An example of this provision is the pillar of cloud and the pillar of fire used to guide the children of Israel during their exodus from Egyptian bondage. God went before them as He was within the supernatural pillars. He led… Read More
October 5, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Jesus, Our Ladder”

The exact time and date of when ladders were invented aren’t clear, but it is believed that the first ones date back several thousand years.  Ladders are used when we need to move up or down between two different levels. The Bible speaks of a ladder between heaven and earth. Read More
October 1, 2020

Late Nights Prayers

I’ve been through many hardships with my wife on this journey of faith. Many of which involved having blind faith in our Lord. All of our struggles are important to remember as October comes because this is the month in which I feel that many people struggle. With the holiday… Read More
September 28, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Perseverance”

Perseverance is a life skill for the body and spirit. Children are taught to persevere by setting goals and facing their challenges. By doing so, they learn the joy of fulfilling an ambition through hard work and practice. They can’t push a button and suddenly know how to play the… Read More
September 21, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Godliness with Contentment”

Contentment is a state of being where there is peace, an ease of mind, and a real sense of satisfaction. One’s desires are confined to his lot whatever it may be. For some time now, 1 Timothy 6:6 has been floating around in my head. Contentment can be hard to… Read More
September 11, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Sanctified Sorrow”

Lately, I’ve been keenly aware of what lies ahead for everyone on planet earth. I see America imploding due to sin, hate, and violence. The devil is trying his best to rip God out of our nation. Christians are being persecuted around the world. We need to be on our… Read More