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Plain and Amish

an alternative to modern pessimism
  • 416 Pages
  • 0.57 MB
  • English
Herald Press , Scottdale, Pa
Amish -- Indiana -- Allen County -- Social life and customs., Amish -- Social life and customs., Allen County (Ind.) -- Social life and cus


Allen County (Ind.), Indiana, Allen C

StatementBernd G. Längin ; revised by Bernd G. Längin ; translated by Jack Thiessen.
LC ClassificationsF532.A4 L36 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination416 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1084506M
ISBN 100836136659
LC Control Number94008324

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The book that was my fave from this list was ‘On the Backroad to Heaven’. It was very reader friendly. I started to read ‘The Amish’, but it was a little too in-depth and sociological theory oriented. It would be a great book however for those who want a really comprehensive treatment.

Overview. From the author of The Homestyle Amish Kitchen Cookbook comes a great new collection of recipes, hints, and Plain wisdom for everyone who loves the idea of preserving fresh, wholesome foods.

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Whether instructing a beginning canner or helping a seasoned cook hone her skills, certified Master Food Preserver Georgia Varozza shows 4/4(3). "Plain Fame" by Sarah Price is another 5 star book. It is a little difference than your normal "Amish".

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The Amish are known for simple living, plain dress, and reluctance to adopt many conveniences of modern technology.

The history of the Amish church began with a schism in Switzerland within a group of Swiss and Alsatian Anabaptists in led by Jakob Ammann. Those who followed Ammann became known as Amish. Plain Truth is a portrait of Amish life rarely witnessed by those outside the faith, dealing with a teenage pregnancy and the trial that follows the newborn's death.

The publisher: Pocket Books, ; paperback version printed by Pocket Books, (Book 7). Can tow people one Plain and the other Fancy, fall in love and make a relationship work. This is the situation when Englisher and modern design student Laura Meade meets and falls instantly for Eli Yoder, an young Amish man, at the local farmer's market/5.

Doubly so to discover that Isabella Alan is the pseudonym for Amanda Flower who writes Amish mysteries for the Christian market.

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So, while not strictly Christian fiction, Murder, Plain and Simple is a clean read with some gentle faith messages concerning forgiveness courtesy of 4/5. Delve in to the heart of a simpler life with new and bestselling Amish Fiction.

Plain and Amish: An Alternative to Modern Pessimism Bernd G. Langin, Author, Jack Thiessen, Translator Herald Press $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Plain and simple. American popular culture has embraced a singular image of Amish culture that is immune to the complexities of the modern world: one-room school houses, horses and buggies, sound and simple morals, and unfaltering faith.

But these stereotypes dangerously oversimplify a. Sue Bender is the author of Plain and Simple: A Woman's Journey to the Amish (HarperSanFrancisco). The book was a New York Times bestseller. A fascination with Amish quilts led Sue to live with the Amish in their seemingly timeless /5(14).

A Plain and Simple Heart, an exciting new Amish-meets-Wild West adventure from bestselling authors Lori Copeland and Virginia Smith, weaves an entertaining and romantic tale for devoted fans and new readers.

—Several years earlier, young Rebecca Switzer lost her heart to Jesse Montgomery, a rugged but dissolute cowboy on a dusty cattle trail near the Amish /5(12). A beautiful collection of 9 Christmas stories by various authors. Among them are Jerry Eicher, Olivia Newport and Melanie Dobson.

These novellas are all historical Romances from the Amish, Quaker, Mennonite and Amana Settlements. The book cover is very pretty and festive/5. Buy a cheap copy of Plain and Happy Living: Amish Recipes book by Emma Byler. Byler, an Old Order Amish from Middlefield, Ohio, offers an autobiographical medicine diary and recipe book, that's been over 50 years in the making.

Here are Free shipping over $ The Amish, not unlike the Zen Buddhists, savor and honor each daily task, finding meaning within the most mundane chores. A book as meaningful and beautifully crafted as an Amish quilt, Plain and Simple deserves to be treasured. Secrets Plain and Simple - Sugarcreek Amish Mysteries - Book 27 Life has never been fuller for Cheryl Miller.

Since baby Rebecca joined the family, it seems there are fewer hours in a day and more things to do than ever before. But when Cheryl’s youngest sister-in-law, Esther, is caught with drugs, Cheryl knows she must make the time to help.

Amish children attend one-room schoolhouses through the eighth grade. Amish worship services are held every other week in one of the members’ homes.

Socializing is an important part of Amish life. The Amish have a strong sense of community spirit, and often come to the aid of those in need. Their barn raisings are a good example. $ hc Available as an e-book Plain Diversity Amish Cultures and Identities Steven M. Nolt and Thomas J.

Meyers pp., 24 b&w photos, 8 maps, 7 figures $ hc Available as an e-book Train Up a Child Old Order Amish and Mennonite Schools Karen M. Johnson-Weiner pp., 28 halftones, 3 line. This Amish home caught my eye for several reasons. For one, the community. Seymour is a plain settlement where many homes have a distinctive shingle-siding plain look to them (as we’ve seen documented in a recent post from Don Burke).You can find this covering in some other Amish places, but when I see a home like this I first think of the Seymour settlement.

Anton Birken has returned to Sugarcreek to attend his mother’s funeral. He was shunned a decade ago after the suspicious disappearance of a teenage Amish girl he liked.

While the girl’s parents, and the community, suspected Anton of foul play, the police lacked evidence to arrest him. When Levi allows Anton to stay in their dawdy haus, Cheryl is more than a little worried—. Phone: () Email: [email protected] Address: Main St.

Evanston, IL Hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am to 6 pm. Book Summary: The title of this book is Murder, Plain and Simple and it was written by Isabella Alan. This particular edition is in a Mass Market Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Berkley and has a total of pages in the book.

I'm happy to say most of my paper books and e-books are now with Barnes and Noble. Harlequin has contracted two of my Amish Series through Love Inspired. They are "Living Plain," and "Amish Challenge." I hope you are staying safe during this challenging time and may reading my books be a relaxing and inspiring experience.

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“Plain Wisdom provides a beautiful glimpse into the lives of my longtime friend Cindy Woodsmall and her Amish friend Miriam Flaud. Though separated by the modern world and Old Order Amish customs, they have a living faith that bonds them and invites us to embrace our experiences with greater hope, delight, and laughter.”.

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Plain Secrets is a provocative, humbling, and soulful book."—Joshua Wolf Shenk, author of Lincoln’s Melancholy "Plain Secrets is a moving exploration of a little-known world and friendship across a cultural divide."—Boston GlobeOff the Shelf column "Mackall explores this paradox with rare honesty and insight.The Amish are best known for their plain clothing, most of it self-made, and nonconformist lifestyle.

Men and boys wear broad-brimmed black hats, dark-coloured suits, straight-cut coats without lapels, broadfall pants, suspenders, solid-coloured shirts, and black socks and shoes. called the “thin book,” is used.

Amish quilts.Isabella Alan is the national bestselling author of the Amish Quilt Shop Mysteries, including Murder, Handcrafted; Murder, Plainly Read; Murder, Served Simply; Murder, Simply Stitched; and Murder, Plain and academic librarian for a small college in Ohio, she grew up visiting the state’s Amish country with her family.

As Amanda Flower, she is the author of the Agatha /5(5).