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All that matters

It’s been a while, dear friends. I needed to process my grief for our latest surgical news, support my child who is doing her own grieving, and prepare for our upcoming celebration – our first high school graduate. 1,118 more words

Faith Family Football

Amish moms be like

My single friend told me he refuses to go on Tinder or any of the online dating sights because he wants to meet someone the “old fashioned way”. 24 more words


Plain clothes

Clothing as a status symbol is not a new thing. In fact, a few hundred years ago there were laws to define what clothes a person could wear to fit his status in society. 722 more words

Faith And Life

Top Ten Tuesday! Ten Reasons to Become Amish

Who doesn’t love the Amish right? Sure they don’t know Breaking Bad from breaking wind, but there are a lot of great reasons to convert to Amishism. 280 more words

The Phil Factor

Excerpt (Chapter 18): Between 2 Gods

The following is an excerpt taken from Chapter 18, Between 2 Gods; a Memoir of Abuse in the Mennonite Community. This portion takes place in my ‘rebel years’, shortly after my 17th birthday, as I try to navigate living arrangements and party life, running from God, evening denying Him, yet finding myself, face to face with the reality of His love.  1,316 more words

Sexual Abuse & Violence

Huckleberry Spring

Huckleberry Spring

Jennifer Beckstrand

Kensington Books

Anna Helmuth has a mission again: she wants to bring back together her grandson Ben and his ex-fiancée, Emma.  They seemed to be so happy together, then suddenly Ben broke the engagement and moved to another Amish community, without giving a valid reason to anyone. 194 more words

Book Review

An Amish Cradle

An Amish Cradle

Beth Wiseman, Amy Clipston, Kathleen Fuller, Vannetta Chapman

Thomas Nelson – FICTION

Four novellas from four renowned Amish fiction authors linked by the topic of a baby´s birth. 182 more words

Book Review