A Twenty-First-Century Bible

Books by Brian A Curtis

An A to Z of the Laws of Moses and Proverbs of Solomon

16 Studies on the Laws of Moses

48 Children's Stories for Public Worship and Other Occasions


SERMON: Like Sheep Without a Shepherd

Matthew 9:36-10:8A. INTRODUCTIONIf I were to ask you to paint a picture depicting the state of the people of the world, what would you do? Of course, some of you might laugh, and say, ‘Me! Paint a picture?’ But leaving aside any inability to paint for the moment, what...

SERMON: The Need to Be Forgiven

Matthew 9:1-13A. INTRODUCTIONFrom time to time, most of us have felt the need for forgiveness. Indeed, not only the need to be forgiven for what we’ve done, but that our relationship with the person we’ve hurt can be restored. Of course, what we’ve done (or failed to...

SERMON: The Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah

Genesis 24:1-67A. INTRODUCTION1. Different CulturesWhen faced with a different culture, we have two alternatives. We can try to understand it from our own perspective—with the risk of getting the whole thing terribly wrong—or we can put aside our way of thinking and...