Month: July 2013

Amish & Mennonite

A Promise of Grace: Seasons in Pinecraft - Book 3

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Religious and educational, as well as agricultural and industrial leaders among them were among the out-standing men of early Colonial times. Family reunions are summer highlights, Sunday afternoons are meant for calling on friends, neighbors, and family. Nursery) Nappanee, IN: Evangel Press; Scottdale, PA: Mennonite Publishing House, 1977. There is precious little mystery in this rambling, repetitive tale, which is far from Myers’ best work (As The World Churns, 2008, etc.). It was her doing. “Thank you, m’am,” he said taking the pie, stepping aside, and then nodding to the girl.
Amish & Mennonite

The Home Game

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ISBN 9780822358688; 9780822358794 (pbk.); 9780822375586 (ebook). EMU. 50th anniversary edition of the history and a pictorial directory of the First Mennonite Church, Sugarcreek, Ohio: 1926-1976. From Lynn Austin's Refiner's Fire series to Lori Wick's Yellow Rose Trilogy series. But when a surprise visitor shows up on her doorstep in Texas, she’s forced to put aside her own worries to help her Amish friends. The new Rumspringers usually are shy at the beginning of the party, but after drinking and/or doing drugs the kids loosen up and usually end up leaving with a member of the opposite sex (Devil's Playground).
Amish & Mennonite

The Secret Keeper(Home to Hickory Hollow Book #4)

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Protestantism is all too frequently represented by a hate-mongering or greedy conservative preacher who is more caricature than character. As the local authorities draw lines in the sand, Margaret puts romance at risk one final time. With positive reinforcement and constant modeling of Amish behavior and values, this strong identity keeps most youth from feeling at ease in and identifying with the outside world. When will Joel learn he most pay for his own mistakes--and at what cost to his business, his fiancee, and his Amish siblings?
Amish & Mennonite

The Missing (Seasons of Grace, Book 2) (Volume 2)

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Rod & Staff carries a large selection of christian home school teaching resources, story books and coloring books. The Amish faith rejects the ideas of individualism and pride. As the surrounding culture and technology changed, however, the Amish were much slower to change their ways than the Mennonites, eventually becoming so different from the society around them (because they didn’t change) that they became a tourist attraction. S. by Thomas Nelson Publishing in May 2010.
Amish & Mennonite

Amish Holdup (Amish Romance)(Amish Mystery Suspense)

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Mind you, I was given a book for a present and I’m still working on it more than a year after I received it for Christmas English is also the medium of instruction in schools and is used in business transactions and often, out of politeness, in situations involving interactions with non-Amish. Driven by her desire for freedom and more formal education, she broke away from her community — not once, but twice.
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An Amish Goats Gone Wild Calamity; An Amish Fiction

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Anna Balmer Myers ' 1920 novel Patchwork: a Story of "the Plain People," like her 1921 novel Amanda: A Daughter of the Mennonites, are generally regarded as gentle correctives to the work of Martin. All of a sudden you could do something — you could breathe!" Which in terms of the state of society in general is a very good sign. Oyer devoted himself to the study, teaching and promotion of Anabaptist, Mennonite and Amish history. Apparently, Jakob "held strict views on wearing untrimmed beards, uniformity of dress, including the style of hats, garmetns for the body, shoes and stockings, and the prohibition of attending services of the state church." (2) He also introduced "footwashing" which was widely observed in Holland but not in Switzerland.
Amish & Mennonite

A Lancaster Amish Home For Jacob

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Those following Ammann became known as Amish or Amish Mennonite. Although the formal education ends after they finish eighth grade, the boy or girl is trained for their adult tasks. I can always count on a good story line and a satisfying ending. Everyone must learn to adapt to their new family roles in this novel that centers around the quinceanera, a Hispanic coming of age tradition for girls. (fiction) This powerful real life book is about teens who have been incarcerated for various crimes.
Amish & Mennonite

Almost Amish (Thorndike Press Large Print Christian Fiction)

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To complicate matters, Chris has finally begun talking to Sadie about their future. There are many shades of belief and practice amongst them.” The book gives answers to 20 questions most frequently asked. 1. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. Maurice Mierau published Ending with Music (2002) followed by Fear Not (2008). Watch for stories from my past and present knitted together by memory. They value simplicity and self-denial over comfort, convenience and leisure.
Amish & Mennonite

The Protector: Families of Honor, Book Two

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He joined CSC in 1998 after completing his PhD at Case Western Reserve University in Human Genetics. As a boy, Jerry Eicher spent eight years in Honduras where his grandfather helped found an Amish community outreach. To learn more about Wanda, visit her website at www.wandabrunstetter.com. The German version of this article will be available at at the MennLex site. S. community newspaper in that it publishes two editions that serve two distinct (although sometimes overlapping) audiences.
Amish & Mennonite

The Cherished Quilt (An Amish Heirloom Novel)

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S. trade publishing market since the 1990s has been well documented. 10 With the publication of Rhoda Janzen’s recent bestseller, Mennonite in a Little Black Dress (Henry Holt, 2009), it appears that memoir has come of age in Mennonite literature as well. The Amish believe they do not need Social Security because it is the duty of church members to care for each other's material needs. For four and a half centuries, these people have believed that peaceable, humble Christians will go to prison rather than kill a fellow human being, regardless of nationality or ideology.