Words From The Cross: Trust

39 min


Pastor Jon Tyson talks about Jesus' ultimate surrender to the Father while on the cross and how it stands in stark contrast to the spirit of control that dominates our lives today. Many nowadays struggle with the idea of surrendering to Jesus due to our lack of trust in our society, as a result we are making control an idol.

More on Giving Up Control

Learn more about letting go of the need for control by picking from the sermons below.

1 John | Part 5

God's commands are not burdens, but rather blessings set up to propel us into our destinies.

Recalculating Part 3

Recalculating | Part 3

Let's step out of our comfort zone, stop controlling our lives and let God lead us into our calling.

The Miracle in Motion | Part 1

Sometimes understanding the small tasks God gives us can lead us to the big miracles in life.

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 11

Contrary to what we learn in society, the way to our best lives comes from denying ourselves.

Freedom

Freedom

We look at freedom as something we can achieve in the outside world, but it actually happens on the inside.

Jesus Be The Center | Part 3

True joy and satisfaction comes from accepting the loving authority of God, not from total autonomy.


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Teach Us To Pray | Part 4

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Teach Us To Pray | Part 3

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I AM | Part 4

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Identity

Explore the difference between who culture says we are and our identity as sons and daughters of God.


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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