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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
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
September 4, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Dirty Spectacles”

I hate wearing glasses. They get lost, knocked off, bent, and you can’t wear them while swimming or sleeping. They require care and maintenance. Furthermore, they get fogged up and dirty. It’s surprising how quickly my glasses get smudged and splattered with dirt. On the bright side, they really do… Read More
August 24, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “The Holy Spirit”

The Christian faith is built on the doctrine that God consists of three persons in one (Deut. 6:4/Hebrew word echad = compound unity) Praise the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost! The Father is not the same person as the Son who is not the same person as the Father or… Read More
August 19, 2020

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

In the Bible, rain is a symbol of God’s blessing or His displeasure. Rain can bring refreshment, enable crop growth, and help produce a bounty of fruit. On the other hand, too much or the lack of rain can bring disaster. “Then I will give you rain in its season, the… Read More