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: The Taming of the Tongue

James 3:1-12 A. INTRODUCTION I am constantly amazed at the stories that I hear. So much so that I wonder where some of them come from. I’ve heard stories of people which were apparently true, but were told to someone in confidence. I’ve heard stories which were only...

DEVOTION: Initiation Ceremonies

Ephesians 4:1-5 If we want to a join an organization or club, we usually have to do certain things. We may have to wait until there is a vacancy. We may have to meet certain requirements. We may have to complete an application form and pay a membership and/or annual...

QUESTION: Church Buildings for Sale

When an historical church building is up for sale, there is often a community wishing to buy it. But what do they think they are they going to do with it? It seems that, for many, maintaining the building is far more important than pursuing reconciliation with God....