Amish & Mennonite

The Rainbow's End: Nurse Hal Among The Amish

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These people seldom lose sight of their place in the universe. And the year before the main action of this memoir occurs, I had sustained a physical debilitation—I won’t say illness—so severe that I thought I was statistically safe for years to come. The Anabaptist faith began in Zurich, Switzerland on January 21, 1525. These dresses are covered with a cape and apron and are fastened with straight pins or snaps. Richard Page, American Journal of General Education “For those of us who study outsider or dissenting religious communities, this volume provides an excellent scholarly model that might be applied in instructive ways to other religious movements.” —Stephen J.
Ella Finds Love Again (Little Valley Series Book 3)

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Religion and Beliefs (Auburn Hills Public Library, MI): 'Fictional stories dealing with religion and beliefs.' Author and title only for about 125 novels, from A. In between their studies, Amish children are allowed to be creative and play throughout the day, all the while keeping within the strict beliefs of the Amish way of life. This is a poetry collection about Latino Americans and their lives in America.
Amish Romance: The Byler Brothers: Book 4: JOHN (John's

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The last Amish congregation to merge with the Mennonites was the Ixheim Amish congregation, which merged with the neighboring Mennonite Church in 1937. Mo wants to show Phil something he's discovered about the Amish. Kraybill is Distinguished Professor and Senior Fellow at Elizabethtown College's Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies. The position which was taken by those who belong to the Woodlawn Church was of such a nature that the Old Order had to sever relationships with them.
A Pregnant Widow's Amish Vacation: Amish Romance (Expectant

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As this research will 6 suggest, a number of contemporary societal developments have led to the widespread geographic distribution of Amish and Mennonite communities. King, a controversial Bishop from the middle district, by his own congregation. He says the seeming melding of tradition and modernity in this group is an evolution. Marriage to a "Schwartz" cousin (first cousin once removed) is not permitted in Lancaster County.
Ray of Light (Day of Redemption)

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They originally came from German-speaking areas of Europe and speak (or used to speak) a dialect of German they refer to as Deitsch (Deutsch). Shelley Shepard Gray writes with heart and a deep understanding of the plain community. Blue is a favorite color and it has religious significance. Kraybill’s books have been translated into eight different languages. These would be too numerous to mention here, though it is deemed fitting to give general credit to them in this way, since they justify many of our findings, and in turn they authenticate their own). [1] ISN'T IT TRUE that the average person likes to know something odd or curious about the "other fellow," while assuming that there is little or nothing odd about himself?
Love Bears All Things (An Amish Secrets Novel)

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His most recent book, The Fragrance of God, chronicles not merely the changing seasons but the course of his own life as he and his family move from Maryland to a new home near the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. My father may actually be unaware that he is good-looking. These confirmations were, of course, of varying degree with numbers 1, 2, 3, 5, and 8 having a strong positive confirmation. S. (and descendants of Byler and Naffsingers). Unlike mainstream reformers, however, they rejected infant baptism and called for a community of believers or "rebaptizers" (thus, anabaptists)—those who subscribed to the practice of adult baptism upon the confession of faith.
Healing Grace (Touch of Grace)

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Refugees or newcomers to a host country can use the host country’s media to assimilate into the society and become acquainted to a new culture – for example, children’s programming and soap operas can help a newcomer become familiar with a country’s language (Elias, 2008). I haven’t read the Ellie’s People books in many years–it would be interesting, I’m sure, to re-read them & see how my view of the books may have changed over the years.
Annie's Truth (Touch of Grace, Book 1)

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Apartments and cosmetics can develop them easily A Beau for Katie (The Amish Matchmaker) for the floor and role or you will maintain. Gloria’s hands are already full with a farm to run alongside her husband, a houseful of children, and an English neighbor, Minerva Swain, who has been trying Gloria’s patience for forty years. Vivid artwork complements the poem �Harlem in this stunning picture book. In addition to a general survey of recent Mennonite poetry and fiction, this wide-ranging volume includes: extended reflections on the themes of ethnicity, This 60-page booklet includes a complete listing of John Howard Yoder's published and unpublished writings (from 1947 to 1997) and a list of publications about Yoder and his work.
Always His Providence: An Amish Miracle Novella

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John Howard Yoder's extensive works address themes of: The 2 families that farm have been busy chopping corn and hauling out loads of silage. On the Backroad to Heaven: Old Order Hutterites, Mennonites, Amish, and Brethren. They were allowed to have hard rubber tires on their buggies, the men cut their hair a little different, meidung or shunning was not practiced to any great extent, and they also had more liberal views concerning Sunday school and Bible study. For some Mennonite readers of Amish fiction, of course, the Amish are more than “adequately familiar”; they’re downright familial.
Upon a Winter's Night (The Home Valley Series)

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While some Mennonite communities still eschew the use of technology, many Mennonites embrace modern conveniences. Deacons were likewise appointed by the congregation to serve the poor and care for widows, elderly, and orphans. Still widely read among Friends.) Moulton, Phillips, ed. Graybill lives in Lancaster, Pa., and attends Community Mennonite Church there. Y., 1907; a collection of short stories) have Mennonites or Amish as their principal characters; in The Schoolmaster of Hessville (N.