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The House Church Book Reviewed

The summer 2010 issue of Upward, a magazine for alumni of Columbia International University (formerly Columbia Bible College) featured a book review of The House Church Book. Author Del Birkey graduated from this school in the class of 1957. While attending school and living in Columbia, South Carolina, Del pastored a local church starting at […]

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The End of Book Publishing

Michael Hyatt is the President of Thomas Nelson Books, headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. He is an astute thinker, blogger and follower of what is happening in the book publishing world, and writes a significant blog on the topic at MichaelHyatt.com. We encourage our readers to visit and read a post entitled: The End of Book […]

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The Fall of Patriarchy Now Available

The House Church Book website is pleased to announce that it has just added The Fall of Patriarchy by Del Birkey as another eBook that can be purchased and downloaded online. This book published in print form in 2005, is now available in both print form and as a digital download in PDF file format. […]

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The House Church Book Now Available

The House Church Book: Non Emerging New Testament Prototype by author Del Birkey has been completed posthumously after Del Birkey passed away unexpectedly on May 13, 2009 and is now available online for purchase and download as a digital eBook in PDF format. Those interested in this critically important topic may have recently become aware […]

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Author Del Birkey Dies at 76

Del Birkey, the author of The House Church Book passed away unexpectedly on May 13, 2009 at the age of 76, after suffering an intracerebral hemorrhage. The visitation and funeral service took place on Monday, May 18, 2009 at Hultgren Funeral Home in Wheaton, Illinois. A burial service was held on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, […]

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The House Church Book–Contents of Revised Edition

Part 1— The House Church & Renewal 1. Good Theology Provokes Authentic Renewal 2. The Renewed People of God in their Social Context 3. The New Testament House Churches in Their Historical Trajectory Part 2—Ministry & Worship in Christ’s Body 4. Servant Leadership & the Partnership Ministry of Women 5. Functioning by Personal Giftedness 6. […]

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