I AM: The Vine

51 min


To finalize this series on the “I am” statements of Jesus, pastor Jon Tyson examines Jesus' claim as being the source of true power and fruit for our lives and looks at the context of the book of John to understand the metaphor of him being the true vine. He talks about different sources of power, or vines, that we cling onto today and how everything but Jesus will lead to disillusionment.

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I AM is a multi-part series from Church of the City NY that explores the claims Jesus made about himself.

I AM | Part 6

Dive deeper into Jesus' claim in John 13, in which he says he is the way, the truth and the life.

I AM | Part 5

Explore John 10:9-10, in which Jesus claims to be the way to the Father and the way to life.

I AM | Part 4

Sharing our faith nowadays can be overwhelming. Learn 7 different evangelism styles that we can use.

I AM | Part 3

We try so hard not to be led by anyone, but we end up being radically influenced by something anyway.

I AM | Part 2

While we gravitate towards darkness, Jesus shines a light on our most hidden places to bring healing.

I AM | Part 1

Jesus is the only one who fulfills our deepest desires of being known, valued and included.


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About this Pastor & Church

Jon Tyson is lead pastor at Church of the City NYC, a diverse community, with an ambition to see the fame and deeds of God renewed in our time, and to practice a powerful faith that brings renewal to our relationships, workplaces, and neighborhoods.

Located In: New York City

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