Two Suitors for Anna (A Keepsake Pocket Quilt Novel)

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Common Pennsylvania Dutch greetings and other expressions include: Gude Mariye— Good morning; Gut-n-Owed— Good evening; Wie geht's?— How are you?; En frehlicher Grischtdsaag— a Merry Christmas; Frehlich Neiyaahr— Happy New Year; kumm ball widder— come soon again. He moved to Bergthal, one of the five villages formed during the years 1836-1852, about 100 miles ESE of Chortitz. A significant but growing minority of Amish youth are getting on the Internet through their local libraries, an occasional shared laptop, but mostly through their smartphones.

Plain Admirer and Second Chance Proposal (Brides of Amish

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This month I am going to a book signing in Middlebury, IN for Wanda Brunstetter. It later turns out that the entire planet is an artifact, an hourglass-shaped construct where they live on the inside; the sun and stars are fake, and in the middle of the connecting throat (the "Grand Stream") lies the kilometer-sized ship that was used to create it, the titular Exile. Perhaps a bit of dialog that's funny or poignant or that encapsulates a character?

Faith in Lancaster (The Complete Amish of Lancaster County

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Religion’s position of prominence in the letters reflects a basic theme that most readers of The Budget likely would identify and relate with, regardless of their geographic locations. Children five weeks old, and up, are old enough to attend meeting, and thus are allowed to mingle with others until attaining an age in life when they are able to determine for themselves that they can accept all teachings of His people, and declare that they are fit for baptism.

More Amish Reflections : Another Amish Anthology Collection

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By asking questions about authenticity, cultural appropriation, and commodification, Thrill of the Chaste also considers Amish fiction’s effects on Amish and non-Amish audiences alike. Organized for ease of searching-with a list of entries, a topic finder, an index of names, and ample cross-references-the volume also includes abundant resources for accessing additional information. A used-car-lot inventory of cars, trucks, buggies, bicycles, and motorcycles is already parked here. Revealing my age...my Dad had a group of Amish carpenters build in a porch on my grandmother's farm house (in the Midwest).

Thankful: Return to Sugarcreek, Book Two

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The Amish began emigrating to North America early in the 18th century; they first settled in eastern Pennsylvania, where a large settlement remains. The stranger said he wanted her to star in a film he was making about Mennonites in Mexico. "I thought, this was crazy," Toews recalls. "I had never heard of him. Another difference is the way the Pennsylvania Amish and Mennonites worship. Their simplicity lifestyle, ways of living and unique beliefs set them apart from other... cultures.

One True Path: Amish Roads Series - Book 3

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Some selective testing indicates that Amish pupils compare favorably with rural peers in public schools on standardized tests of basic skills. Their church didn’t allow their members to read romance novels. Other problems arose for the Amish with the coming of World War I in the early 1900�s. And ... of course we'll find out their favorite Christmas foods and what sweet treats they're most looking forward to this holiday. Undying Glory: The Story of the Massachusetts 54th Regiment.

Death of a Solitude Elk (Amish Country Murder Mystery Series

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In the 1990s, the same land sold for $8,000 to $10,000 an acre. For the last three years I’ve been curious about why Amish fiction is so popular now and what that popularity says about both Anabaptist religion (Amish and Mennonite) and the cravings of the larger culture in America. Join Mandy Frey as she and three friends leave their Amish community in Indiana for the trip of a lifetime to Hawaii. They seek to guide us ‘like a compass locked on heaven.’ I trust this book.

Aaron's Life Changing Decision (An Amish Romance)

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I think eventually the market will saturate itself. Just click on any author's name or picture below to view their latest books, news, feature interviews, video trailers and more! The Amish, another branch of the Mennonites, are followers of one Jacob Ammann, or Amen, or perhaps Ammon (variously spelled), who about the close of the seventeenth century, urged a much stricter obedience to the rules and regulations originally adopted. Five "Varieties."--Among the Amish in Mifflin county, Pennsylvania, there are five "varieties."

The Promise of Palm Grove: Amish Brides of Pinecraft, Book

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Still, many Mennonite readers experience the stressors and pace and anomie of modern life in the same way non-Mennonite readers do, and while they may feel psychically closer to the Amish taproot of the novels, they share the concerns of their non-Mennonite evangelical sisters and brothers about the directions and distractions of modern life. Editors and researchers like me have our theories about why Amish literature is proving to be so enduring, and I outline several of those in Thrill of the Chaste.

Promise to Cherish: A Novel (Promise of Sunrise Book 2)

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The cuttings attacked the religious identity represented by Amish beards, fitting the requirements for hate crimes motivated by victims’ religions. She said � and I paraphrase closely � 'This is possible if you have Christ in your heart'." Currently, I have to wear a uniform at work. Campbell River, BC: Ptarmigan Press, 1982. 227 p. ill., maps. After my visits to Sedona and southern California, I traveled to my hometown in Michigan and just got back yesterday.