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Hester on the Run: Hester’s Hunt for Home, Book One (Hester

Hester on the Run: Hester’s Hunt for Home, Book One (Hester

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No summary of Amish lifestyle and culture can be totally adequate, because there are few generalities that are true for all Amish. The Amish religion is actually a branch of the Swiss Mennonites. I still sleep with teddy bears, and on my fortieth birthday, I wore a plastic tiara the whole day. There are currently no items in your Shopping Cart. 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.

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Ray of Light (Day of Redemption)

Ray of Light (Day of Redemption)

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Walden, NY: Plough Publishing House, 2015. Baking with whole grains: recipes, tips, and tricks for baking cookies, cakes, scones, pies, pizza, breads, and more! An April 27, 2009, a Time magazine article noted that “romance fiction, of which Amish-themed novels command a growing share, generates nearly $1.4 billion [US] in sales each year, and that number is rising.” According to a July 2009 ABC/Associated Press (AP) news story, although net sales for Christian retailers were down almost 11 percent in 2008, Amish fiction is “the undisputed industry leader.” Interestingly, the social location of most of the Amish romance writers is quite similar.

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Arms of Love (Amish Beginnings Novel)

Arms of Love (Amish Beginnings Novel)

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The Old Order Amish typically have worship services every second Sunday in private homes. The Jan reject heavy body modification while the Arachne embrace it. In order to turn this around, the people develop a baseball program and spirits are raised somewhat. Also, I have a friend who.... read more I have a quilt that I already started quilting, but have not had the time to complete it. In the Netherlands and Prussia they drained swamps and built and maintained sophisticated canal Systems.

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Anna's Healing (Plain and Simple Miracles)

Anna's Healing (Plain and Simple Miracles)

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It’s the first of three in the Return to Northkill series. There are no formal wedding gowns, no bouquets of flowers, no music, and no wedding rings. The strong bonds of the Amish community are maintained by living simple lives that do not encourage a want for material possessions or any feelings of competition with one’s neighbors. There was much more to read but we did not take the time to do so.... Over the years, the Amish churches have divided many times over doctrinal disputes.

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The Hidden Life  (Amish Quilt, Book 2)

The Hidden Life (Amish Quilt, Book 2)

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With four back to back bestselling novels, like One Night @ the Call Center, Five Point Someone, 2 States and The 3 Mistakes of My Life, Chetan Bhagat has single-handedly reshaped the future of Indian English novels. This contested knowledge is manifested in discussions and conflicts within these communities about the proper uses of digital technology and provides useful cues to anyone seeking to understand the unintended cultural and personal consequences of adopting digital technology.

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Love Inspired August 2015 - Box Set 1 of 2: The Cowboy's

Love Inspired August 2015 - Box Set 1 of 2: The Cowboy's

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Lines from poet Julia Kasdorf resonate in my ears, “Sins hidden so deep in our organs that they might damn us unawares.” 1 The mere fact that I can stand in a church, singing about salvation and death, about the end of time and the promise of resurrection, next to people who dress like my grandparents, even after they were told not to come back to their Amish church in Iowa, the one where they moved to get away from the shunning in Pennsylvania, seems like a divine miracle.

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Amish Romance: The Proposal: (LANCASTER CHRISTMAS LOVE

Amish Romance: The Proposal: (LANCASTER CHRISTMAS LOVE

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However, for the most part they have accepted the influx of tourism as something they cannot change. Also, there are so many different ways of being Amish these days that if readers think that reading a novel set in one community—even a quite accurate novel—makes them knowledgeable about the Amish: well, they’re probably wrong. She is the kind of mother who, when we were growing up, came singing into our bedrooms at 6:00 a.m., tunefully urging us to rise and shine and give God the glory, glory.

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Children song books - Edition IV

Children song books - Edition IV

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They have 2 little boys. (Weaver & Weaver, 2011) Familiarity and proximity combine to make one a “member” of the community, as is reflected in one letter from the Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, scribe who was listing church visitors: “It was a pleasant surprise to have Adrian Martin as our chorister. The youngsters are dressed exactly after the pattern of their grandfathers and grandmothers, and it does seem strange to see such "little ladies" out and at play with a vigor found in boys--and in children of the care-free-world.

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A Faith of Her Own: A Middlefield Amish Novel

A Faith of Her Own: A Middlefield Amish Novel

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It is located in Aylmer, Ontario, with a branch in LaGrange, Indiana. Smith ran the newspaper until 1936, when he became Sugarcreek’s postmaster and turned operation of the newspaper over to 8 The town that is now called Sugarcreek was originally two towns – Shanesville and East Shanesville. Although we are here today because most of the early Anabaptists did not do this, the cost of survival appears to have been a subduing or a muting of the self, as though those who lived were reluctant to admit that they held onto the self —and family—that others were willing to sacrifice. 26.

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The Christmas Quilt: Quilts of Love Series

The Christmas Quilt: Quilts of Love Series

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Peace, Faith, Nation: Mennonites and Amish in Nineteenth-Century America. He lives on a farm in Appomattox County, Virginia and teaches at Lynchburg College. Plain novels are chart toppers with multimillion-dollar sales to show for it: Beverly Lewis, the genre’s grande dame, has sold more than 17 million books. It includes chapters such as "How Mennonites and Other Christians Are Alike", "How the Sixteenth Century Affects People Today", "Just How Are Mennonites Different?", "Living Closer to Christ's Teachings."

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