Hi, my name is Brian A Curtis, and I am:

  • an Australian resident
  • an ordained Christian minister;
  •  the translator and editor of “A Twenty-First-Century Bible”;
  •  the writer of a book of children’s stories;
  •  a keen critic of the current practices of the church; and
  •  an advocate for a 21st century reformation in the church.

Welcome to my website.

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SERMON: A Second Picture of Heaven

Revelation 7:9-17 A. INTRODUCTION Getting nervous about a big event is quite normal. Because, whether we like to admit it or not, doing something different, doing something for the first time, or doing something where there is pressure to perform or succeed, is never...

OPINION: The Decline of the Christian Church

Any discussion about the decline of the church may seem a little melodramatic and even premature, but signs of its decline could not, perhaps, be more obvious. Indeed, any organisation that lays down its principles to let itself be run and dictated to by those outside...

DEVOTION: This is the Day

Psalm 118:24 ‘This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.’ We can sing those words as song on a Sunday, and the general feeling may be that we are in God’s church, and that Sunday is the day that the Lord has made. However, that is not...