I AM: The Light of the World

50 min


In this message, we explore John 6, where Jesus claims to be the “bread of life” and the sole answer to ALL of our desires. In untangling the deepest longings of our souls, we understand why we relentlessly pursue love, sex, money, power and success. We find that in those things culture sells us a bag of lies, before discovering how Jesus is the ultimate fulfillment of those desires.

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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 7

Learn how Jesus is the only true vine and source of power for our lives that produces lasting fruit.

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 1

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


More on Jesus

Keep learning more about Jesus by picking from the sermons below.

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.

The Book of Jonah | Part 5

Many of us read the Bible, but if we don't know what to look for we completely miss the point of it.

Jesus Be The Center | Part 4

While many of us believe that Jesus is God, we aren't living our lives according to that truth.

Jesus | Part 6

In Jesus' light, we have life, and he empowers us to be a light to all those who's paths we cross.

Jesus | Part 2

Dive deeper into three of Jesus' most bold statements: I am the way, the truth and the life.

Friend of Sinners | Part 3

If we don’t perceive Jesus as Lord, we don’t experience the fullness of our relationship with Him


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About this Pastor & Church

Suzy Silk is one of the pastors 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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