Amish Values for Your Family

Amish Values for Your Family : What We Can Learn from the Simple Life

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For readers who long for strong families that know how to truly enjoy life together, there is much to learn from the Amish. Values like community, forgiveness, simple living, obedience, and more can be your family legacy--without selling your car, changing your wardrobe, or moving out to farm country. In "Amish Values for Your Family," bestselling author Suzanne Woods Fisher shows how you can adopt the wisdom of the Amish when it comes to family matters. In this inspiring and practical book readers will find charming true stories interlaced with solid, biblical advice about parenting, marriage, and all aspects of family life. As readers get an intimate glimpse into the everyday lives of real Amish families, they will learn to prioritize what's truly important, simplify decision-making, slow down as a family, safeguard time together, and let go when the time comes.
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  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 135 x 210 x 17.78mm | 226.8g
  • Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group
  • Ada, MI, United States
  • English
  • 0800719964
  • 9780800719968
  • 516,092

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""Amish Values for Your Family" is charming! It will lift your spirits and bring you closer to the Amish."--Cindy Woodsmall, "New York Times" bestselling author of "When the Soul Mends
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When it comes to strong families that know how to truly enjoy life together, there is much we can learn from the Amish. Just how do they establish such strong family bonds, such deeply held values, and such wonderful family traditions? In "Amish Values for Your Family," bestselling author Suzanne Woods Fisher shares the secrets of Amish family life. In this inspiring and practical book, you will meet real Amish families that are a lot like yours. Through their stories you'll discover how to
slow down
safeguard family time
raise children who stand strong in their faith
prioritize what's truly important
Amish values like community, forgiveness, simple living, obedience, and more can be your family legacy--without selling your car or changing your wardrobe. Suzanne Woods Fisher is the bestselling author of "Amish Peace" and "Amish Proverbs," as well as the Lancaster County Secrets novels. Her interest in the Anabaptist cultures can be directly traced to her grandfather, W. D. Benedict, who was raised in the Old Order German Baptist Brethren Church in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne is the host of a radio show called "Amish Wisdom." She lives in California.
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About Suzanne Woods Fisher

Suzanne Woods Fisher is the CBA bestselling author of "Amish Peace" and "Amish Proverbs," as well as the Lancaster County Secrets series. Her interest in the Anabaptist cultures can be directly traced to her grandfather, W. D. Benedict, who was raised in the Old Order German Baptist Brethren Church in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Benedict eventually became publisher of "Christianity Today" magazine. Suzanne is the host of a radio show called "Amish Wisdom" and her work has appeared in many magazines. She lives in California.
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