Johan Oscar Smith was born in Norway in 1871 and is considered the founder of Brunstad Christian Church.
Aksel Smith was one of the main pillars in the church during the early days, although he only lived to be 38 years old.
He was number one, the person everyone else was trying to emulate. Then he asked to resign.
Sigurd Bratlie was not known as a gifted speaker or a great writer. Neither was he a particularly charismatic leader.
Aksel Johan Smith was a man with great spiritual power, who devoted his entire life to God’s service.