Election Night

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs, Amish Wisdom, Faith, Family, Non Fiction, Revell Books, Writing

This essay is from Amish Peace: Simple Wisdom for a Complicated World. It was one of those conversations that has stayed close to my heart–a before and after moment. Just as relevant this week as it was eight years ago! Election Night 2008 You cannot change life—because God on high, controls this world with an all-seeing eye. He makes the …

From the Mail Bag: Luggage from the Charming Nancy

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs, Amish Wisdom, Family, Penn Dutch, Revell Books, Uncategorized

If you read Anna’s Crossing, you know the story of the first Amish who came to America in 1737, on a leaky, creaky merchant ship named the Charming Nancy. This week, I received an e-mail from a gentleman whose ancestor, George Arnsparger, was ON the Charming Nancy in 1737! He was Penn Dutch, though not Amish, and came from the …

Amish Wisdom Harvest Bounty Giveaway!

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs, Amish Wisdom, Books, Faith, Family, Fiction, Fun, Revell Books, Uncategorized

Happiness is not perfect until it is shared. Fall is officially here, and Suzanne Woods Fisher and the Amish Wisdom contributors want to celebrate the changing of seasons with a special Harvest Bounty giveaway! Enter the giveaway widget below for the chance to win to a set of 14 books, plus autumn-inspired goodies handpicked by some of the contributors. See …

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Amish Wisdom Recap: The Courtship Basket, Somerset County, & Corn Dogs

Suzanne Amish Wisdom

Here is a recap of what went on this week Amish Wisdom: On Monday’s Book Nook, Amy Clipston shared the incredible (true) story that inspired the her new release, The Courtship Basket. Plus, enter to win a goodie basket! Do Amish women shared the workload during planting and harvest? Find out from our Amish Scribe on Ask the Amish. Visit the Amish in Somerset, …

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Amish Wisdom Recap: The Amish Midwife’s Courtship, Home Gardening, & Playdough Recipe

Suzanne Amish Wisdom

Here is a recap of what went on this week Amish Wisdom: On Monday’s Book Nook, we read an excerpt from Cheryl Williford’s The Amish Midwife’s Courtship. Do the Amish allow their picture taken? Find out from our Amish Scribe on Ask the Amish. Suzanne Woods Fisher shared the benefits of home gardening on Almost Amish. Wondering what to do with the kids all summer …