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Amish Country Driving Rules

Published: 12/02/2011 in Amish 101

Amish Country Driving Rules

Rural roads are not city streets. They are often narrower or may vary in width. You may have less room to maneuver or a loose gravel and grass berms to contend with. Don't forget about sharp dips or unexpected turns.


Normal speeds for horse drawn buggie

Amish Etiquette

Published: 09/01/2014 in Amish 101

Amish Etiquette

Whether you shop for local Amish-made goods and furniture, stay overnight at a quaint bed and breakfast tucked under an authentic Amish quilt, stop by local roadside stands set up by the Amish to sell excess farm produce, or explore the scenic countr

Photography and the Amish

Published: 12/04/2017 in Amish 101

Photography and the Amish

Most non-Amish think it’s against their religion to be photographed. It’s actually NOT against an Amish person’s religion to be photographed.

How are Amish communities organized?

Amish church and community circles intersect and overlap in many ways. When discussing Amish communities, you may hear the three terms district, settlement, and affiliation.  These terms refer to three distinct ways in which Amish society is ordered.

Preparing an Amish home for church

What if, instead of simply getting up, dressing in your Sunday best and driving to church, church came to you?

Amish Leadership

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

Amish Leadership

Amish select leaders by divine intervention

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

Published: 01/06/2017 by Paul J. Miller in Amish 101

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.

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 Spiritual Issues

Published: 09/01/2014 by Bruce Stambaugh 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.

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.


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