Sermon Nuggets is a collection of ninety-one topics treated in hundreds of Fred R. Zimmerman's sermons delivered over the span of six decades to a wide-ranging number of Protestant congregations, mostly in Ohio. Three hundred and twenty-six excerpts on these sermon topics are selectively chosen and titled to reflect the biblical, theological, and pastoral concerns. Sermon Nuggets provides insight into a variety of topics helpful to ministers in their own concerns and sermon preparations as well as to seminary students and teachers of religion.
Fred R. Zimmerman served as an active parish minister of the United Church of Christ in Ohio for sixty-two years. During the middle of his professional career, he filled a significant post on the administrative staff of Defiance College, Defiance, Ohio. He is the author of Destiny and Decision (Hamilton Books, 2013).
ABRAHAM ADVENT SEASON BAPTISM BEATITUDES, THE BETHLEHEM BIBLE CHRISTIAN EXISTENCE CHRIST JESUS CHRISTMAS CHURCH CHURCH'S MISSION AND MESSAGE CROSS OF CHRIST DEVOTION DISCIPLESHIP DIVINE MOMENT, THE EVIL EXPERIENCE EASTER FAITH FORGIVENESS GETHSEMANE GOD GOD, COMING OF GOD HIDDEN GOD, HOLINESS OF GOD, JUDGMENTS OF GOD, JUSTICE OF GOD, LAW OF GOD, NAME OF GOD, PRESENCE OF GOD, PROMISE OF GOSPEL GRACE GUILT HAPPINESS HEART HOLINESS HOLY COMMUNION HOLY SPIRIT HOPE HUMILITY JERUSALEM JESUS JOHN THE BAPTIST JOY JUSTICE KINGDOM OF GOD LIFE LONGSUFFERING LOVE MARTHA OF BETHANY MARY, MOTHER OF JESUS MINISTRY MOUNTAINS NAZARETH NICODEMUS OLD TESTAMENT PROPHETS OBEDIENCE PALM SUNDAY PARABLES PARADISE PAUL, THE APOSTLE PEACE PHARISEES PRAYER PREACHERS PROTESTANTISM PSALMISTS RELIGION REPENTANCE RESURRECTION RIGHTEOUSNESS SACRIFICE SALVATION SANCTIFICATION SELF-DENIAL SIN STEWARDSHIP SUFFERING TEMPTATION TESTIMONY THANKFULNESS TIME TREASURE TRUTH WAITING WITNESSING WORLD WORLDLINESS WORSHIP ZACCHAEUS