Category: Amish & Mennonite

Amish & Mennonite

An Undeniable Secret (Amish Secrets - Book 4)

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An excellent book combining superb photographs of the Lancaster Amish with an insightful text. Community media serve to maintain the current social structure by “drawing attention to what is acceptable and not acceptable within the dominant norms and values of the community” (Viswanath & Arora, 2000, pp. 41-42; see also Tichenor, Donohue, & Olien, 1980). Other reasons for new settlements include locating in isolated areas that support their lifestyle, moving to areas with cultures conducive to their way of life, maintaining proximity to family or other Amish groups, and sometimes to resolve church or leadership conflicts. [8] A small Beachy Amish congregation associated with Weavertown Amish Mennonite Church exists in Ireland. [14] The Amish largely share a Swiss-German ancestry.
Amish & Mennonite

An Amish Family Christmas: Heart of Christmas / A Plain

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Other reasons for new settlements include locating in isolated areas that support their lifestyle, moving to areas with cultures conducive to their way of life, maintaining proximity to family or other Amish groups, and sometimes to resolve church or leadership conflicts. [9] Signs erected in areas with Old Order Amish, Old Order Mennonite or members of a few different Old Order 'Brethren' groups, alerting motorists to the presence of horse-drawn vehicles.
Amish & Mennonite

A Cousin's Promise (Indiana Cousins Book 1)

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I am an Ordained Christian Pastoral Counselor, a Clinical Member of the National Christian Counselors Association, Board Certified Faith Based Crisis and Abuse therapist by the N. Simplicity and religious freedom are key to religion for the Amish. The academic disciplines of sociology and anthropology, it turned out, had provided a sturdy pair of oven mitts for him to handle the fraught legacy of his Amish heritage.
Amish & Mennonite

Ray of Light: Days of Redemption, Book 2

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Mennonites interpret the Bible to mean that Christians may possess property, but it must be recognized that all things come from God; he is the one and only proprietor of goods—all that one can do is practice effective stewardship. Our aim would be for people to see Jesus in our lives and not just our lifestyle.” Diana Yoder displays a handmade quilt available for sale at Yoder's Gift Shop, near the Yoder's Deitsch Haus restaurant. He slept poorly that night and the next day, Saturday, just after dawn, he drove to Ambiance to see Hannah.
Amish & Mennonite

A Woodland Miracle: An Amish Wonders Novel

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This book is a true story about Shi Nomura, a high school senior, and many other Japanese people who had to face the struggle of being robbed of their freedom. Dana Delany is Martha, an Amish woman who lives out her mundane existence drinking, smoking and cursing, while dreaming of seeing a stage play. Twice he drove the roads that wound through local Amish countryside. However, in the past fifty years, the Mennonites have been placed on the more conservative end of a conservative-liberal continuum.
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Letters to Katie (A Middlefield Family Novel Book 3)

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Restrictions are not meant to impose suffering. Disabled people are allowed to use motorized wheelchairs; electricity is allowed in the home for medical equipment. Parents often share a special snack of cookies or popsicles with school friends to honor a child's birthday. Their grandparents play a vital part of the family because once... They have “bishops” but their congregations are autonomous. When a calamity wipes out their family's only source of income, Jacob is distraught at the chain of unfortunate events that seem to plague their family.
Amish & Mennonite

Seasons of Grace

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Parents stress their responsibilities and obligations for the correct nurture of their children. Around midnight, scores of Amish teenagers and twentysome-things converge on the back acres of a farm south of Shipshewana, several miles from the nearest town, a third of a mile from the farmhouse, and hidden from the nearest road by a forest of cornstalks. I also like Anna Schmidt from the Love Inspired books by Harlequin. The Swiss Mennonites, unlike those descended from the Netherlandish wing, have historically conducted the marriage ritual in the home.
Amish & Mennonite

AMISH ROMANCE: Amish Secret Love: Short Amish Romance

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Ten-year old Kenny Watson and his family take us readers on a trip from Flint, Michigan to Birmingham, Alabama. The substance created a distinctive odour of death which nauseated Martien even years later. The Amish do not send their children to formal schooling past 8th grade. There’s always a need for that.” Most authors are members of the Amish or Mennonite communities. When the body had been prepared for burial, it is brought home again where it will be viewed and the funeral held.
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Unbreakable (Road to Kingdom) (Volume 2)

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What is the greatest thing you've learned? For example, the letters are not edited much for style, such as consistent use of numerals or abbreviations for state names. Could it be the same person who is stealing from businesses up and down Sugarcreek’s Main Street? These are the people we term Mexican Mennonites because they are the ones whose ancestors migrated to Mexico from Canada, and their descendants have now returned to Canada, however, the term used should be Old Colony Mennonites.
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Amish Loyalty (An Amish Romance Story) (Amish Garden of

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Car use rose dramatically in the 1970s as more Amish began entering non-farm industries such as construction (Kraybill, 1990, pp. 47-48). An associate professor of English and women’s studies at the Pennsylvania State University, she teaches in the MFA program in creative writing. This Pennsylvania German word which means "running around" describes the transition from adolescence to adulthood. Rather, it’s evangelical Christians who are driving the impressive sales of this genre.