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Slackwood Sermons

Slackwood Sermons

By Slackwood Presbyterian Church in Lawrence, NJ

Weekly sermons and messages given at Slackwood Presbyterian Church, primarily by Pastor Ryan Irmer.
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Faith AND Love
Faith AND Love
In Rev. Ryan Irmer's Final Sermon at Slackwood, he preaches on what being a Christian is all about using 1 Jesus 3:16-24. Enjoy the sermon. 
18:60
April 25, 2021
Acknowledge>>>Turn>>>Commit
Acknowledge>>>Turn>>>Commit
A word from Rev. Ryan Irmer from Luke 24:36-48 about Christ's command for us to acknowledge the truth, turn in a new direction, and commit to a new way of living.
19:58
April 18, 2021
Freedom & Responsibility
Freedom & Responsibility
An Easter Message from John 20:1-18 delivered by Rev. Ryan Irmer
17:27
April 04, 2021
Being Levin
Being Levin
Rev. Ryan Irmer preaches on John 12:20-28. Looking at the process of making bread, we consider our role in how we can deal with and be a part of change. How can God use our lives to lift up others around us.
12:02
March 21, 2021
Living into God's Love
Living into God's Love
Worship this Fourth Sunday in Lent discusses the most popular Bible verse in the Bible and how God's love impacts our lives. The sermon is given by Rev. Ryan Irmer
13:48
March 15, 2021
Thou Mindest Not the Things of God
Thou Mindest Not the Things of God
Seminary Intern Kody Whitaker will be preaching from Mark 8:31-38  on Feb. 28th, 2021 the Second Sunday of Lent
16:51
February 28, 2021
Meekness Redefined
Meekness Redefined
On Feb. 21st, the first Sunday of Lent, Rev. Ryan  Irmer looks at the word "meek" through Psalm 25.
11:08
February 21, 2021
Ash Wednesday Reflection
Ash Wednesday Reflection
By looking at Hebrews 12:1-3, Rev. Ryan Irmer reflects upon how we can enter into this season of Lent. Enjoy the service.
05:55
February 17, 2021
In All Things Give Thanks
In All Things Give Thanks
Combined Worship of Monmouth & New Brunswick Presbyteries on Feb 14 with the Rev Dr Cleo La Rue, Princeton Theological Seminary’s Francis Landey Patton Professor of Homiletics, providing today's sermon
21:24
February 14, 2021
God: Our Creator & our Caretaker
God: Our Creator & our Caretaker
A sermon given on Feb. 7, 2021 by Rev. Ryan Irmer at Slackwood Presbyterian Church. By looking at Isaiah 40:21​-31, we are reminded that God is both our Creator and our Caretaker.
13:26
February 07, 2021
A Steadfast God
A Steadfast God
From Psalm 36, Rev. Ryan Irmer preaches a hopeful message of a Steadfast God, one whom we can count upon. 
13:06
January 31, 2021
God Doesn't Leave Voicemails
God Doesn't Leave Voicemails
Our Seminary Intern Kody Whitaker draws from Jonah 3 a to preach a sermon about God's mercy and kindness and how we are called to follow God's example.
15:45
January 24, 2021
Is Your Ladder Leaning on the Wrong Wall?
Is Your Ladder Leaning on the Wrong Wall?
On Jan. 17, 2021, MLK Weekend, Rev Ryan Irmer preaches from John 1:43-51. We explore how coming to know who Jesus is will help us to make our world a better to live and expose distortions to Christianity such as "Christian Nationalism."
14:32
January 17, 2021
What Do Our Baptisms Have to do With the Events of This Past Week?
What Do Our Baptisms Have to do With the Events of This Past Week?
As we remember Jesus' baptism & consider our own, Rev. Ryan Irmer preaches on what our baptisms have to do with our true identities as well as the events that transpired this past week. 
16:36
January 10, 2021
Hope & Help Are on the Way!
Hope & Help Are on the Way!
On Jan 3, 2021 Rev. Ryan Irmer preached "Hope & Help Are on the Way" based upon Jeremiah 31:7-14 at Slackwood Presbyterian Church. We hope you hear a word of hope despite living through such challenging circumstances. 
13:40
January 03, 2021
Names for Jesus: Savior
Names for Jesus: Savior
Rev. Ryan Irmer provides a Christmas Homily on Dec. 24, 2020. Based on Luke 2:1-20 and concluding the sermon series "Names for Jesus", we hear a message about Jesus as our Savior. Merry Christmas everyone!
06:40
December 24, 2020
The God of Possibility
The God of Possibility
Kody Whitaker, Slackwood's seminary intern, preaches a sermon on Dec. 20, 2020  based on Luke 1:26-38 where we are called to place our hope in a "God of Possibility" during such challenging times.
11:36
December 20, 2020
Jesus- "The Light of the World"
Jesus- "The Light of the World"
On Dec. 6th, 2020, the Second Sunday in Advent, we look at Jesus as "The Light of the World" via John 8:12-20 in a sermon preached by Rev. Ryan Irmer.
13:09
December 06, 2020
Immanuel- God is with Us
Immanuel- God is with Us
Sermon given by Rev Ryan Irmer on Nov. 29th, 2020, the first Sunday in Advent. It is the first from a sermon series, "Names for Jesus." Utilizing Matthew 1:18-23, we receive reassuring words on how Christ is always with us, regardless of time or circumstances. 
13:48
December 01, 2020
Hang in There!
Hang in There!
Sermon given by Rev. Ryan Irmer on Nov. 22, 2020 from Hebrews 12:1-11. By looking at the Greek Word for "Hang in There", we examine how we are called to persevere during challenging times while also allowing Christ to be our teacher. 
16:40
November 30, 2020