Amish in Their Own Words: Amish Writings from 25 Years of Family Life Magazine

Amish in Their Own Words: Amish Writings from 25 Years of Family Life Magazine

by Brad Igou
     
 

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Brad Igou offers writings by Amish people across North America, compiled from the first 25 years (1968-92) of Family Life, a monthly Amish magazine. He includes letters, articles, history lessons, parables, questions, challenges-a wide spectrum of human experience, from an Amish point of view. Sixteen chapters cover fascinating topics such as shunning, nonresistance,

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Brad Igou offers writings by Amish people across North America, compiled from the first 25 years (1968-92) of Family Life, a monthly Amish magazine. He includes letters, articles, history lessons, parables, questions, challenges-a wide spectrum of human experience, from an Amish point of view. Sixteen chapters cover fascinating topics such as shunning, nonresistance, clothing, youth activities, old age, conflicts with the modern world, work, church, humor, and lessons from life.
You will laugh, cry, and be touched in a personal way by a people focused on living for God. These humble folk write with simple directness. Open this book and explore the unique world of the Amish, their history, their church; their community, their challenges, joys, and sorrows, as only they can tell it-in their own words. 402 Pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836191233
Publisher:
Herald Press (VA)
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
732,671
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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