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Amish Spiritual Issues

Published: 09/01/2014 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.

Amish Housing

Published: 12/02/2011 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Amish Housing

Ohio Amish homes are easily picked out as one drives through a community. The houses are usually large but simple in design. Most feature white siding of some type. Porches and decks are common. There's a detached barn close to the house.

Amish Furniture Building

Published: 12/02/2011 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Amish Furniture Building

One of the driving values that motivates an Amish community is maintaining their style of life and allowing their children the same option as they grow old enough to start their own families.

Amish Business

Published: 12/02/2011 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Amish Business

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

Amish Food

Published: 12/02/2011 by Bruce Stambaugh in Amish 101

Amish Food

Food is one of the methods of celebration among the Amish. Sharing a meal or a snack is a great way to fellowship.

Amish Dress

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

Amish Dress

Amish clothing styles encourage humility and separation from the world and are a practical expression of their faith. The Amish fashion styles are simple and meant to be functional.

Where time stands still ~ The Swartzentruber Amish

Published: 09/27/2016 by LaVonne Debois in Amish 101

Where time stands still ~ The Swartzentruber Amish

The Swartzentruber group has maintained the original core definition of separating themselves from the world.

Lighting in an Amish Home

Published: 03/09/2016 by Amish 101 in Amish 101

Lighting in an Amish Home

How do the Amish light their homes. Without a public power connection, it’s not as easy as flicking a switch.

Amish Community

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

Amish Community

The Amish value their Amish culture & community spirit. Part of that is rooted in the fact that the church districts are laid out geographically. This is different from an English community where your neighbors all around you may attend several diffe


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