July 20, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Be Still”

When we are still and surrendered to God, we find peace, even if the earth is in an uproar and chaos surrounds us. A call to be still is an encouragement filled with wisdom. But what exactly does it mean? Christians often interpret the command to be still as “to… Read More
July 14, 2020

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

There are more than 300 references about gates in the Bible. What was the significance of a city gate? What can we learn from these Scripture references and can they help us in our Christian walk during present times? In biblical times, city gates were places of central activity. At… Read More
July 7, 2020

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

Life is certainly changing. We are told that we must adapt to a new normal. This has many of us depressed and overwhelmed. If our future is not secured and satisfied by God, we are going to be excessively anxious. I take comfort in the saying…We don’t know what tomorrow… Read More
July 1, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Showing God Kindness”

Be kind. Mothers frequently remind their children to be kind. Share your toys. Be patient with your sibling. Help others. Speak words of love and encouragement. Show compassion. Be friendly and considerate. “And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32 (NKJV). Read More
June 23, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “Chariots or Juggernauts”

Recently, America has seen an increase in violence and chaos. It appears the devil is attacking on many fronts. He knows his time is short and I believe he’s trying to paralyze mankind with fear. We have had to endure the Coronavirus, economic turmoil, social distancing, and now riots and… Read More
June 16, 2020

A devotion on “Praise During Adversity”

God is always worthy of our praise. When we consider the reasons why we should praise God, we find a list of His attributes. First, He is good. There is no evil or sin within God. He is pure and righteous. Even though we are rebellious sinners, God loves us. Read More
June 2, 2020

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives – a devotion on “A Heavenly Perspective”

2020 has certainly been a challenge. In a very short period of time, everyday life has changed. When the pandemic hit a lot of fear took over. Maintaining A Heavenly Perspective is more important than ever. Wearing a mask and using hand sanitizer was encouraged with great diligence. People lost… Read More
May 7, 2020


God will ask us to fulfill individual special missions for His purpose. If we get off course, He may allow a shipwreck. Saul of Tarsus is known worldwide as one of the greatest Christian missionaries. His inspired writings cover a large portion of the New Testament. He was born to… Read More
April 16, 2020

Focus on Jesus and Meditate On These Things

Focus on Jesus, Meditate on positive things and not our problems. A solid Christian foundation will weather this most difficult storm. Now is a really good time to practice positive thinking. It’s easy to stress over the Coronavirus, the falling stock market, job layoffs, or even how to keep our… Read More
April 8, 2020

Jesus Lives Easter Devotional: A Living Sanctuary

In this Jesus Lives Easter Devotional, we ask “Is the Lord preparing you to be a living sanctuary?” We learn what a living sanctuary means and why you must examine your heart, repent and turn from sin, and offer up sacrifices of praise. Over a month ago, an old praise… Read More