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Things Amish children learn in school (not in a textbook).

There is are somethings in a Amish child's education that cant be found in a textbook.

What's the difference between Amish and Mennonites

Published: 03/20/2018 by Marcus Yoder in Amish 101

What's the difference between Amish and Mennonites

There are some subtle, and not-so-subtle, differences.

Amish Business

Published: 12/02/2011 by Marcus Yoder in Amish 101

Amish Business

Ohio Amish businesses offer the Amish an outlet to retain their way of life for many generations.

Amish Spiritual Issues

Published: 09/01/2014 by Marcus Yoder in Amish 101

Amish Spiritual Issues

The Amish believe in Jesus Christ as Savior and would be a part of the protestant stream of theology. They emerged from the Anabaptists who began in the early 1500's. The Anabaptists, meaning re-baptizers, broke from the Catholic Church.

Old Christmas

Published: 11/21/2014 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Old Christmas

The Amish enjoy celebrating the holidays just as much as anyone else.

Amish Education

Published: 09/01/2014 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Amish Education

The Amish believe strongly in education, but only provide formal education through the eighth grade. They are exempt from state compulsory attendance beyond the eighth grade based on religious principles. Schooling concentrates on the basic reading,

The traditional Amish youth period of Rumspringa

Published: 01/26/2016 by Amish 101 in Amish 101

The traditional Amish youth period of Rumspringa

Among the Amish, Rumspringa simply refers to adolescence.

Amish Financial Matters

Published: 09/01/2014 by Amish 101 in Amish 101

Amish Financial Matters

Owning an insurance policy for any reason is out of the question for an Amish family. They depend on their church and community to stand with them in difficult circumstances. As mentioned in another article if their house or barn burns the community

All about buggies

Published: 02/28/2013 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

All about buggies

Buggies are the iconic symbol of the Amish culture.

Amish Leadership

Published: 02/03/2017 by Paul J. Miller in Amish 101

Amish Leadership

Amish select leaders by divine intervention


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