Pastor Jesse Bradley currently serves at Grace Community Church in the Seattle area. Activate is the media ministry of Grace Community Church. We invite you to walk through God's Word together with us as you watch or listen to Pastor Bradley's daily video devotion, Daily Grace, and his weekly church sermons. 

A little about Pastor Bradley - Jesse played professional soccer as a goalkeeper in Zimbabwe, Africa (Highlands F.C.) and Scotland (Rothes F.C.). He graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in Psychology, and also holds a Masters Degree in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary. Jesse enjoys working with a wide range of people. His passions include developing leaders, preaching, helping people discover Jesus and incorporate their faith into everyday life. He has written two books Rooted in Grace and recently A New Season. Jesse and his wife Laurie have four children.

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Have you ever had a friend who deeply disappointed you? Has it happened with your family? How do you recover during those times?

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What is your perception about how God sees you? Have you ever seen a parent singing over their child? How can God quiet you with his love?

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What is pride? When is it unhealthy? How are self-centeredness and arrogance deceiving and unfulfilling?

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What is pride? When is it unhealthy? How are self-centeredness and arrogance deceiving and unfulfilling?

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How is your relationship with the Holy Spirit? What does it look like when God pours out His Spirit into the lives of His people? When have you sensed the joy of the Lord?

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How do you respond when you feel overwhelmed? What are you seeing in today’s world that deeply concerns you? How do you bring hope and restoration in your relationships?

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How do you know when God is leading you to do some thing? Do you listen closely to his voice? Will you trust him as you step in to new territory, rolls, and adventures?

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Have you felt like you are running out of resources? Where do you turn when you cannot find a solution? How do you keep pace with the needs that surround you?

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What kind of a worshipper are you? God is seeking people who will worship Him in spirit and in truth.  Does Jesus have your attention, affection and devotion?

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What is the significance of the resurrection of Jesus? What difference does it make in our lives every day? What does it mean that death has been defeated?

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What kind of church do you want? What are your top values? How can you create a healthy culture?

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What will the end times be like? Are we living in them now? How can we thrive when suffering increases?

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What will the end times be like? Are we living in them now? How can we thrive when suffering increases?

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What are the keys to a healthy marriage? Why are so many couples struggling in their relationship? What is God’s plan and design for families?

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How often do you find yourself getting distracted? What is pulling you away from your purpose and focus? How can you regain your passion for Jesus?

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Today's text clearly tells who we are as Christians. We are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, and a people for God's own possession.

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You cannot control your circumstances, but you choose your song. How are you responding to the challenges that you are facing? What difference does faith make?

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The love and truth of Jesus our indivisible and bring freedom from sin. Real followers of Jesus do not edit the words of Jesus.

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Jesus is faithful even in the hard times. We see this graphically evidenced in his promise that all nations will hear the good news before He returns.

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Jesus’ persistent love goes beyond feelings, temptations, and preferences. It is an unselfish investment and leads to redemption.

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As we live in an unprecedented time, and in the middle of the Christmas season, it is important that we show the kindness of Jesus in practical ways.

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Real patience includes trust in God, persevering, and letting him transform your life. God is patient with us and is committed to helping us become more like Jesus.

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Discuss how love involves commitment, selflessness, and sacrifice; and how it is both humbling and fulfilling to give and receive it.

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Agree that when tension arises, the primary communication will come
from the one whose family is involved.

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Identify people who you could mentor, individually or together, and take the next step.

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Have one person share for five minutes how they are doing while the other person listens, then switch roles.

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How do you respond when you reach a low point in life? Where do you find hope? How do you move forward by faith?

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How do you respond when you reach a low point in life? Where do you find hope? How do you move forward by faith?

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What does it feel like to have your dreams crushed? How do you recover in life when your hopes are dashed?

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What does it mean to wrestle with God? When is it good to wrestle with God? Why are you wrestling with God?

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What does it look like to listen to God and trust His direction during the day? We need God’s clarity, God’s courage, and God’s process.

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How can God be the source of peace in the season you are in? Maybe being a parent is not a role you have yet. Maybe your child is now an adult.

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Why do we repeat the same sins? How does Jesus help us overcome addictions? What does it take to break a spiritual stronghold of darkness in your life?

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What blessings has God brought into your life? How are these blessings connected to the nations? Are you open to God expanding your vision? 

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God protects you far more than you realize. God will give you a song in the darkness. God will give you a solution in the dispute.

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Are you listening to God? What is your view of the Bible? What is your response when God asks you to do something difficult?

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Why are sibling rivalry is so common? What is happening in our hearts when we are involved in unhealthy conflict? How do families overcome strife and experience reconciliation?

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Marriage is the most intimate human relationship, and it can be the trickiest relationship too! Why is peace, joy, and unity a challenge in marriage and family?

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Jesus restores devastated people who restore devastated places. God wants to restore you and build you up as an instrument of restoration.

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How are you praying for your country? What healing is needed in your soul? How is God moving in this season of your life?

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Jesus restores devastated people who restore devastated places. God wants to restore you and build you up as an instrument of restoration.

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The Savior of the world meets our needs, lays down his life, and is faithful to Father God. It is uncommon for a king to be the one who serves everyone.

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Is God going to provide what you really need? Can you trust Him fully? What does it look like to rely on God moment by moment?

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The more that you focus on God, the more that your life will be fruitful. God is all-powerful, all-knowing, and in all places. God is our Creator and always existed.

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Where do you go to meet your essential need for comfort on a daily basis? Who or what do you turn to? What is God’s comfort, and who needs it?

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The judgment of God is personal and national. The faithfulness of God is our only hope. The mercy of God is the song of the redeemed.

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There is a calling on your life from God. This calling has three elements: your personal relationship with God, your character, and your influence.

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Do you feel exhausted by the pace of life? Do you take time to stop, think, and pray? When was the last time you had a spiritually refreshing experience with God?

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We are in the middle of a spiritual battle. Everyday, we make significant choices, as we decide between good and evil, darkness and light, God and the devil.

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How are you overcoming the obstacles in your path? Are you rising above the opposition?
 

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How do we overcome the rampant injustice in our culture? Are you noticing the outcry and taking next steps forward with God?

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What obstacles are you facing? Are you easily distracted? Are you overcoming temptation?
 

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God moves in many areas of your life at the same time. Are you recognizing and embracing the deepest levels of transformation?

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How is the Holy Spirit working in your life? Are you intentionally taking the next steps to bring long-term consistency in your walk with God?

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How do you respond when there are significant challenges in your country? What does Jesus want you to do?

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How do you respond when your world falls apart? Are you tempted to be bitter or hopeless? Where do you find strength to continue your journey?

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Wise risks are always a part of a growing and healthy relationship. How is the Holy Spirit prompting you?

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Redemption has a price. Are you willing to sacrifice, look beyond yourself, and surrender to Jesus? He is your example, leader, and He empowers you.

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To redeem is to rescue, buy back or restore and the cost can be very high. Jesus, through His shed blood, has redeemed you now and eternally.

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What trials are you enduring? How are you growing through these challenges? God is making you more like Jesus.

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How closely are you listening to God? Does it show in the way that you listen to other people? A good listener is wise and compassionate.

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Playing favorites is a subtle relationship trap. Do you discriminate based on a person's appearance, race, or wealth?

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Faith is expressed through love.  This message clears up many misconceptions and lies about faith.

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The power of life and death are in your words, and God has given you tremendous influence through them.
 

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Walk in wisdom as you rest in God's promises, resist the devil and remove unnecessary contact.
 

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Pride has many faces and components.  Are you trying to push God out of the way?  Why is reliance on God so healthy?

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How patient are you?  How do you wait well?  How is God working in your life as you rely on Him?
 

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There is healing, encouragement, and transformation when you pray to God. Jesus wants to change lives in this generation.

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Are you ready to experience new territory, confidence, and victories from the Lord?  Because of God's mercy, you can overcome massive disappointment.

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Why spread the gospel? What is preventing you from reaching more people? What does ipassit mean? Are you giving God full access of your life?

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Do you understand the fullness of taking communion? This is one of the richest rituals in terms of following Jesus.

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We are seeing so much hatred and bitterness in our world. How should Christians respond? It is not time to be silent or passive.

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Are you stingy with your praise for God? Any self-righteousness or too concerned about people's opinions? There is peace in Jesus.

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How can you be realistic about challenges yet not discouraged? Continue with forward progress when people let you down.

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Are you tempted to deny, numb, or run from your problems? God wants to give you courage to face them, and as you rely on God, to experience victories.

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God's Word will continue to turn the world upside down. Your calling is to proclaim Jesus, not blend into the crowd.

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Your influence stops when you are indifferent, isolated, or intimidated. Ask God for courage to live by His convictions and heart.

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There is no better reason than "because Jesus wants me to." Are you thriving in the darkness and breaking patterns of fear and silence?

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Without encouragement, we will become stagnant, cold, ineffective and overwhelmed. Do we really know what it means to love our neights, family, and friends?

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Are you playing games with God? How are you on mission for Jesus? What is the Holy Spirit doing through you?

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What do you want to talk about? What do you want to do the most? What is holding you back? How has God gifted you?

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Living for Jesus is more important than guarding the familiar. God's plans usually involve reaching more people and giving you expanded and strategic roles.

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You will discover God's full design when you embrace these words: The Lord's will be done. Your purpose is saturated with the grace of God and points everyone there.

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You have as much of God's peace as you want. Surrender to Jesus is key because peace is primarily relational.

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Worry, opposition, and fear want to take away your peace of mind and soul. Learn how to remove their power with God's help.

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As your trust in God grows deeper, His peace prevails over chaos, unexpected challenges, and our past failures.

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A prayer movement is intentional and we are made to seek and worship Jesus. Let Jesus refresh you and bring life to what has been scorched and damaged.

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If you realize how much direction you need, you will ask God for more of it. 

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God is creating new songs of hope as you remember that the battle is not yours and the valley does not own you.

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Shrinking the gap between your faith and actions helps people see Jesus more clearly and builds respect.

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People are deeply transformed when there is a culture of and commitment to generosity.

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Are you recognizing what is hindering unity? Are you empowering or enabling? How can you be more generous?