Important values for the Amish include the maintaining of their families and their faith. They seek to make decisions that will allow their faith practices to continue and their children to have the opportunity to choose their faith as young adults, as well.
As mentioned in other articles in the Amish Knowledgebase, one of the ways the Amish are able to accomplish this is with their family businesses. In the past their farm based livelihoods allowed them to accomplish several things. One, they could work alongside their children to train them how to work and build relationships. Two, working on ...
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Wow....I can't believe we are already into August. It's seems the older I get, the faster time flies. It has been a great summer here in Amish Country at Wendell August Forge. If you drive by, you'll see our Water Tower is under construction. They are doing a great job of sand blasting and getting it ready for a brand new paint job! I can't wait to see it when it's done.
Although it's been a dry summer, I actually feel like it's been a real summer. One like I remember as a child growing up in this area. ...
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3 celery ribs, chopped
2 medium carrots, sliced
3 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) chicken broth
3 cups cubed cooked chicken breast
1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1-2/3 cups biscuit/baking mix
2/3 cup milk
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