The Golden Rule- Matt. 7:12

Students are taught , “If you all used the Golden Rule at all times, you wouldn’t need any other rules,” but since children are ...

"How do the Amish live?"

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By: LaVonne De Bois´╗┐


Fry Pies are as common as Horse and Buggies, especially in Ohio Amish Country, Holmes County.  What is the difference between a good ole' fashioned slice of pie and a fry pie?  For one, you don't need to eat it with a fork.  Two; the Fry Pie is wrapped in a delicious thin crust with your favorite filling; and three, they are cheaper than a slice of pie.  Fry Pies can be found in nearly every bakery or perhaps along the back roads at a family roadside stand.  This ...

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Beth Newcomb

For years audiences flocked to the Ohio Star Theater (located within the Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek) to enjoy Broadway-caliber performances in an intimate, in-the-round venue. The wholesome, Amish-themed story musicals were a delight for couples and families, as they represented an ideal alternative to mainstream entertainment while paying respect to Amish culture.         The shows regularly sold out, leaving some visitors with a missed opportunity to enjoy a performance.
The success of the shows prompted the Dutchman Hospitality team of owners to build a large, stand-alone, state-of-the-art theater on the same campus as the Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek and ...

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