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.

Losing Your Ship

Losing Your Ship

Learn how to stop seeking control and find the courage to allow God to do His will in your life.

Jesus Be The Center | Part 3

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

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 11

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

Jesus Is Lord

If Jesus is not in control of every area of our lives, we will never experience true freedom.

The Miracle in Motion | Part 1

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


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Teach Us To Pray | Part 3

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I AM | Part 2

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Teach Us To Pray | Part 2

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I AM | Part 1

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I AM | Part 4

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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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