Pastor Carl Lentz — Hillsong Church New York Interview: In this video by HuffPost Live, Carl Lentz discusses his church’s appeal to some of today’s biggest celebrities. Lentz is the lead pastor of Hillsong NYC, a church in the heart of Manhattan that has a passion to serve the city and make an impact worldwide.
Pastor Carl Lentz is about trying to get people to experience the power of God as fast as possible. Lentz co-founded Hillsong Church NYC in 2012 as an extension of the main Hillsong Church in Sydney. This church attracts everyday New Yorkers, professional NBA players, musicians and other celebrities.
While statistics show that church attendance is on the decline, Hillsong Church is bucking that trend without shying away from tough questions over social issues. Jericka Duncan takes a look at how this popular megachurch from Australia is making its mark in the United States. To learn more about this ministry, visit them online at: http://hillsong.com/nyc
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