Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Intersection of Life and Faith

<< Activate with Pastor Jesse Bradley

Activate - October 21, 2015

  • 2015 Oct 21



Read: 1 John 5

Key Verse: “This is love for God: to obey His commands. And His commands are not burdensome.” 1 John 5:3

Integrity is not burdensome. Purity is not burdensome. Joy and love are not burdensome. Morality is not burdensome. Regret, deception, self-reliance, self-consumed, stinginess, unforgiveness, isolation, slander, rage is burdensome. God does not want us to try to carry heavy burdens. Jesus can lighten your load and help you travel well.

Many people say that they love God. The apostle John points out that verbal declaration only goes so far. If you watch someone’s life, you can see if they love God. Loving God is clearly seen through obedience. God simply wants us to trust Him, let Him carry our burdens, and complete the work He gives us to do. How burdensome are your days? How can they become lighter? What are some positive steps you can take?

For more from Pastor Jesse Bradley and Activate Media Ministries, visit www.activatelife.org


Follow Crosswalk.com