Amish Wisdom Recap: Amish Homecoming, Reader Bag, and Old Christmas

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If you haven’t had a chance to take a stroll around Amish Wisdom lately, here is a recap of what went on this week:


On Monday’s Book Nook, we read an excerpt from Amish Homecoming by Jo Ann Brown.

reader bag

We kicked off a new Reader Bag feature on Tuesday. Can you help a reader track down a book excerpt she once read?


Who leads if the bishop is sick? Find out on this week’s Ask the Amish.


Happy Old Christmas! Learn about this Amish tradition from Countryside Amish Furniture in Beyond the Bonnets


What did you learn this week? Share in the comment section below!

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About Suzanne

Suzanne Woods Fisher writes bestselling, award winning fiction and non-fiction books about the Old Order Amish for Revell Books. Her interest in the Plain People began with her Old Order German Baptist grandfather, raised in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne's app, Amish Wisdom, delivers a daily Amish proverb to your phone or iPad. She writes a bi-monthly column for Christian Post and Cooking & Such magazine. She lives with her family in California and raises puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind. To Suzanne's way of thinking, you can't take life too seriously when a puppy is running through your house with someone's underwear in its mouth.


  1. Pamela pavkov says:

    The book was Until the end of Time by Jodi Picoult#

  2. I learned that I have a new love for eBooks, I only read Amish novels. Would love to win this package. Thanks