This Must Be Stronger Than That

47 min


In many ways, the church has never been at a lower point than it is in today's society. The institution is known for hypocrisy, judgment and irrelevance, where as Jesus wanted it to be known for sincerity, authenticity and love. What can we do to change this?

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This Must Be Stronger Than That is a multi-part series from Church of the City NYC.

This Must Be Stronger Than That | Part 3

Our culture now accepts many truths, and it is slowly distorting the message of the Gospel.

This Must Be Stronger Than That | Part 2

Identify modern forms of idols and learn why we should worship our Creator more than things created.

This Must Be Stronger Than That | Part 12

Most of us long to be seen, but the pursuit of validation can quickly become a drug that enslaves us.

This Must Be Stronger Than That | Part 11

Seeing hate all around us might make us feel hopeless, but there's actually a lot we can do.


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I AM | Part 3

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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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