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Author Smith, Jeff, author.

Title Becoming Amish : a family's search for faith, community and purpose / by Jeff Smith.

Publication Info. Cedar, Michigan : Dance Hall Press, 2016.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  289.73 SMI    AVAILABLE
Description 8 unnumbered pages, 247 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Bill and Tricia Moser were living in one of America's wealthiest communities when they stepped away and began a journey that eventually led to full immersion in a horse-and-buggy Amish life."--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Meeting Bill and Tricia -- Just married -- Early years together -- A new path -- Breaking away -- The thumb years -- Inspired by Joni Mast -- The barn-raising -- A chat with Joni Mast -- Reflecting on the Amish church service -- Evolution to Amish -- The first days of Amish life -- Bill and a horse named Rex -- Tricia and the new skill set -- Doing business th Amish way -- Sunday morning at the Amish church in Marion -- Connectedness -- Martyrs Mirror -- An 8th grade education -- Grandma Moser weighs in -- The boundaries of technology -- Horse, buggy, solar array -- Caneyville and the low-tech purpose -- Technological consistency -- Pennsylvania German and the unraveling -- The wedding -- Admonishment -- The auction -- The good times -- Three Moser children reflect -- Advice from Alfred and Martha Gingerich -- Settling into a broader America.
Summary "Bill and Tricia Moser were living in one of America's wealthiest communities when they stepped away and began a journey that eventually led to full immersion in a horse-and-buggy Amish life."--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Moser, Bill.
Moser, Tricia.
Moser family.
Moser family. (OCoLC)fst00213371
Amish -- Michigan -- Biography.
Conversion -- Christianity.
Amish -- Michigan -- Social life and customs.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / General.
Amish. (OCoLC)fst00807678
Amish -- Social life and customs. (OCoLC)fst00807695
Conversion -- Christianity. (OCoLC)fst00877229
Michigan -- Biography.
Michigan. (OCoLC)fst01208387
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biographies.
ISBN 9780997373301 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
099737330X (paperback ; alkaline paper)

 
    
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