An Amish Cradle

An Amish Cradle

Tiny fingers, Tiny toes, And lives that will never be the same. Journey with four families as their lives are about to change forever. In His Father’s Arms by Beth Wiseman Ruth Anne has been dreaming about motherhood her entire life.

Author: Beth Wiseman

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780529119797

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 388

Tiny fingers, Tiny toes, And lives that will never be the same. Journey with four families as their lives are about to change forever. In His Father’s Arms by Beth Wiseman Ruth Anne has been dreaming about motherhood her entire life. Now she is doubly excited that she and her best friend are due with their children the same week. But when Ruth Anne’s baby is born with Down syndrome, she and her husband struggle to understand God’s plan. A Son for Always by Amy Clipston Carolyn and Joshua are thrilled to be pregnant with their first child together. Carolyn was just a teenager when she had her son, Benjamin, and she still feels solely responsible to secure his future. As Joshua watches Carolyn struggle to accept his support, he knows he has to find some way to convince her that she—and Ben—will always be taken care of. A Heart Full of Love by Kathleen Fuller Ellie’s mother hasn’t stopped meddling in her personal life since Ellie lost her sight—and she’s taken it up a notch now that Ellie’s pregnant. When Ellie gives birth to twins, her mother insists on moving in to care for them. But when her mother’s behavior becomes unbearable, Ellie is forced to take a stand . . . and finally find out why Mamm can’t let go. An Unexpected Blessing by Vannetta Chapman At 42, Etta discovers she’s pregnant again. After a frightening labor, Etta births a baby girl. That joyful moment is followed by months of worry. Will their estranged son, David, return home? Can Mose save the farm or will they be forced to move? Etta must hold tightly to the promise that God will watch over each of her children—and that He does have a plan for their future.
Categories: Fiction

An Amish Cradle

An Amish Cradle

Decisions need to be made about Madison's future.

Author: June Bryan Belfie

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1502911140

Category: Fiction

Page: 260

View: 899

Decisions need to be made about Madison's future. Will the beautiful English girl remain in the Zook's Amish home where she feels loved, or will she return to her home in Ohio to live with her father and his new wife? Mary Zook must learn to accept the many changes in her life. Her son, Wayne, plans to marry soon and Mary fears Madison and little Mary Beth may also be leaving. Then Benjamin, a young Amish man, shows interest in Madison as well as the father of her child. Mary's daughter, Katie, continues to deal with health issues. How will the test results affect Katie's future?
Categories: Fiction

A Son for Always

A Son for Always

Carolyn and Joshua are thrilled to be pregnant with their first child together.

Author: Amy Clipston

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780718001889

Category: Fiction

Page: 95

View: 198

Carolyn and Joshua are thrilled to be pregnant with their first child together. Carolyn was just a teenager when she had her son, Benjamin, and she still feels solely responsible to secure his future. As Joshua watches Carolyn struggle to accept his support, he knows he has to find some way to convince her that she—and Ben—will always be taken care of.
Categories: Fiction

An Unexpected Blessing

An Unexpected Blessing

At 42, Etta thought she was finished having children, but she’s pregnant again.

Author: Vannetta Chapman

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780718001902

Category: Fiction

Page: 90

View: 629

At 42, Etta thought she was finished having children, but she’s pregnant again. After a frightening labor, Etta finally gives birth, but her constant worry over her estranged grown son, David, haunts her still. As a new mother again, Etta must hold tightly to the promise that God will watch over her children—and that one day David will return.
Categories: Fiction

A Heart Full of Love

A Heart Full of Love

Ellie’s mother hasn’t stopped meddling in her personal life since Ellie lost her sight—and she’s taken it up a notch now that Ellie’s pregnant.

Author: Kathleen Fuller

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780718001896

Category: Fiction

Page: 95

View: 717

Ellie’s mother hasn’t stopped meddling in her personal life since Ellie lost her sight—and she’s taken it up a notch now that Ellie’s pregnant. When Ellie gives birth to twins, her mother insists on moving in to care for them. But when her mother’s behavior becomes unbearable, Ellie is forced to take a stand . . . and finally find out why Mamm can’t let go.
Categories: Fiction

In His Father s Arms

In His Father s Arms

Ruth Anne has been dreaming about motherhood her entire life.

Author: Beth Wiseman

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780718001872

Category: Fiction

Page: 86

View: 494

Ruth Anne has been dreaming about motherhood her entire life. Now she is doubly excited that she and her best friend are due with their children the same week. But when Ruth Anne’s baby is born with Down syndrome, she and her husband struggle to understand God’s plan.
Categories: Fiction

An Amish Harvest

An Amish Harvest

... Kathleen Fuller, Vannetta Chapman. other NovellAs A Spoonful of Love
included in An Amish Kitchen A Son for Always included in An Amish Cradle
Naomi's Gift included in An Amish Christmas Gift Love Birds included in An
Amish Market ...

Author: Beth Wiseman

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780529119766

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

View: 871

Faith, hope, and love remain forever in season in this collection of four richly absorbing novellas set amidst the wonder of an Amish autumn. Under the Harvest Moon, by Beth Wiseman When Naomi Dienner is suddenly widowed, she never expects to find love again . . . until she meets Brock Mulligan, an English family friend hired at harvest time. As a sinister presence begins to threaten Naomi, Brock seeks to prove himself trustworthy while struggling with growing feelings for Naomi and her children. Will God open Naomi’s heart—and give Brock his own second chance at love? Love and Buggy Rides, by Amy Clipston Janie Lantz is a cashier at Lancaster Souvenirs and Buggy Rides, where Jonathan Stoltfuz is a buggy driver. A frightening accident brings Janie and Jonathan together in a blossoming friendship, yet daunting obstacles stand between them and something deeper. Can love kindle into flames that burn away fear and regret—and lead them to a life together? Mischief in the Autumn Air, by Vannetta Chapman When items start going above market value at his auction house, Eli Wittmer is first thrilled, and then puzzled. But when the pieces are linked to an elderly couple in their district, Eli and his new bookkeeper, Martha Beiler track down a trail of clues. Will they solve the mystery before the fall festival ends—and discover an unexpected new love? A Quiet Love, by Kathleen Fuller Dinah Hochstetler, quiet and bookish, longs for marriage but hides in her shyness. Amos Mullett, a simple farmer, knows he’s different but aches for a loving wife. As Dinah and Amos navigate a budding romance, will the power of love—and the blessing of God—be enough to overcome their doubters?
Categories: Fiction

An Amish Market

An Amish Market

... An Amish Gathering— A Place of His Own An Amish Love—What the Heart
Sees An Amish Wedding— A Perfect Match An Amish Garden— Flowers for
Rachael An Amish Second Christmas— A Gift for Anne Marie An Amish Cradle
Heart ...

Author: Amy Clipston

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9780529119780

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

View: 350

All the color and variety of a quaint Amish shop in a charming collection of novellas by four of your favorite authors. Feel free to come in and browse! Love Birds by Amy Clipston While Ellie Lapp and her mother are still mourning the loss of her brother, Seth, Ellie starts working at one of the gift shops in town. Seth’s friend Lloyd is talented at carving wooden birds, but his father disapproves and expects him to take over the family farm someday. Ellie sees the beauty in Lloyd’s creations and insists Lloyd sell the birds in the gift shop where she works. As Ellie and Lloyd spend more time together, they begin to develop feelings for one another, but she accidentally betrays his trust. Will she lose any hope of a future with him? A Bid for Love by Kathleen Fuller Every week, Hannah Lynne brings her home-churned butter to the local market. And every week Ezra stops by to purchase some. Hannah Lynne knows not to read too much into it—Ezra is a confirmed bachelor and barely even glances her way, despite any hope to the contrary. But when Ezra bids an exorbitant amount to win the quilt she had her heart set on, Hannah Lynne can’t stop her heart from taking over her mind. Could Ezra finally be in the market for love? Sweeter Than Honey by Kelly Irvin Shattering a jar of pickled beets wasn’t the impression Isabella hoped to make on her first trip to the local Combination Store of Bee County, Texas. But as embarrassed as she was by the accident, she didn’t think it warranted the frosty reaction from the handsome manager of the store, Will Glick. As she soon learns, though, Will’s heart has been broken one too many times. And now, for some reason, Isabella finds herself determined to be the one to repair that broken heart and renew his faith in love. Love in Store by Vannetta Chapman Stella Schrock works at the Old Mill in Nappanee, Indiana, with new employee David Stoltzfus, a recent widower. When strange happenings begin occurring around town, it appears as if someone wants to close the mill. Stella and David have to work together to solve the mystery of what is happening at the Old Amish Mill, and in the process they might just find that God has more in store for their future than they would ever have dreamed possible.
Categories: Fiction

An Amish Spring

An Amish Spring

... An Amish Kitchen Always Beautiful included in An Amish Miracle When
Christmas Comes Again included in An Amish Second Christmas Rooted in Love
included in An Amish Garden In His Father's Arms included in An Amish Cradle
Under ...

Author: Zondervan,

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 9780785219675

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 216

A Son for Always by Amy Clipston (Previously published in An Amish Cradle) Carolyn and Joshua are thrilled to be expecting their first child together. Carolyn was a teenager when she had her son, Benjamin, and she feels solely responsible to secure his future. As Joshua watches Carolyn struggle to accept his support, he knows he must find some way to convince her that she—and Ben—will always be taken care of. A Love for Irma Rose by Beth Wiseman (Previously published in An Amish Year) The year is 1957, and young Irma Rose has a choice to make. Date the man who is “right” for her? Or give Jonas a chance, the wild and reckless suitor who refuses to take no for an answer? Irma Rose steps onto the path she believes God has planned for her, but when she loses her footing, she is forced to rethink her choice. Where Healing Blooms by Vannetta Chapman (Previously published in An Amish Garden) Widow Emma Hochstetter finds her quiet life interrupted when she discovers a run-away teenager in her barn, and then the bishop asks her to provide a haven for a local woman and her two children. Then, her mother-in-law, Mary Ann, reveals one of her garden's hidden secrets, something very unexpected.
Categories: Fiction

An Amish Quilt

An Amish Quilt

In His Father's Arms included in An Amish Cradle A Love for Irma Rose included
in An Amish Year Patchwork Perfect included in An Amish Year A Cup Half Full
included in An Amish Home Winter Kisses included in An Amish Christmas Love
 ...

Author: Beth Wiseman

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 9780785219682

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

View: 220

Patchwork Perfect by Beth Wiseman (previously published in An Amish Year) Eli Byler has been a widower for two years when he chooses to make a fresh start in Paradise, Pennsylvania. As Eli juggles the admiration of two women, he meets Miriam Fisher—the most unconventional Amish woman he’s ever met. She doesn’t fit the mold for what Eli is looking for, but it isn’t long before Eli realizes that Miriam is everything he wants. But Miriam has no plans to get married—ever. Will Eli be able to change her mind? A Bid for Love by Kathleen Fuller (previously published in An Amish Market) Every week, Hannah Lynne brings her home-churned butter to the local market. And every week Ezra stops by to purchase some. Hannah Lynne knows not to read too much into it—Ezra is a confirmed bachelor and barely even glances her way, despite any hope to the contrary. But when Ezra bids an exorbitant amount to win the quilt she had her heart set on, Hannah Lynne can’t stop her heart from taking over her mind. Could Ezra finally be in the market for love? A Midwife’s Dream by Kelly Irvin (previously published in An Amish Heirloom) Iris Beachy serves as a midwife in her district where she longs for a family of her own. When her friend’s brother Mahon Kurtz seeks her help in delivering the baby of two young teenagers who have sought refuge in their town, they begin to see each other in a different light. Unprepared for parenthood, the young couple leave their baby girl behind in an antique crib quilt resembling the one destined for Iris when she becomes a mother. Mahon and Iris come together to take care of the baby as they try to find her parents, and they begin to see new possibilities for their future.
Categories: Fiction

Christmas Cradles

Christmas Cradles

When Anna Stolis takes over for her aunt, the local midwife, Christmas night heats up with multiple deliveries, three strangers' quilts, and unexpected help from the handsome and brooding Asa Lapp.

Author: Kelly Long

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9781401689360

Category: Fiction

Page: 93

View: 559

When Anna Stolis takes over for her aunt, the local midwife, Christmas night heats up with multiple deliveries, three strangers' quilts, and unexpected help from the handsome and brooding Asa Lapp.
Categories: Fiction

Cradle of Conquerors Siberia

Cradle of Conquerors  Siberia

Lithuanian armies cushioned the shock from the East , Toktamish ' s vanguards
were repelled near Poltava . And had it not been for the latent conflict between
Lithuania and the arrogant Teutonic Knights , the Khan ' s men might not have ...

Author: Erwin Christian Lessner

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015042873813

Category: Siberia (Russia)

Page: 774

View: 922

Categories: Siberia (Russia)

The Christmas Cradle

The Christmas Cradle

Praise for Charlotte Hubbard and the Seasons of the Heart series “Fans of Amish fiction will love the Seasons of the Heart series.”—Marta Perry, national bestselling author “The warm and supportive town of Willow Ridge will appeal ...

Author: Charlotte Hubbard

Publisher: Zebra Books

ISBN: 9781420133127

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 391

The Christmas Cradle For the peaceful town of Willow Ridge, November presents an early holiday surprise. Stranded in the snow, 18-year-old Lena Esh and her boyfriend Josiah Witmer need more than a place to stay for the night. Lena defied her strict family and their judgmental beliefs to run away with Josiah and have his baby. But she's starting to wonder if he can prove as responsible as he is passionate. And she isn't sure how—or if—they can ever find a place to truly call home. Expecting their own miracle baby, Miriam and Ben Hooley rally the town to help the young couple, and Lena draws strength from their unexpected support. Though trouble may come calling, in this season of joyous rebirth, a little child will lead them. And two couples will see their dreams of forever family come true . . .
Categories: Fiction

Decorative Arts of the Amish of Lancaster County

Decorative Arts of the Amish of Lancaster County

It was not uncommon for entire families to be enticed away from the Amish church
by the more evangelical groups . The Dunkards were particularly effective in
wooing Amish converts . During this time De Doll Cradle Unattributed , circa 1900
 ...

Author: Daniel McCauley

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSD:31822028323509

Category: Design

Page: 160

View: 279

Illustrated with numerous color plates and written by two experts on Amish quilts, dolls, and folk art, this volume explores the direct link between Amish decorative arts and the group's traditional values
Categories: Design

Cradle of Splendour

Cradle of Splendour

Toktamish has killed my son and found sanctuary with thee . Give up the dog or I
will make war upon thee on any battlefield that thou wilt choose ' . It is amazing
that a mongol khan , knowing the pride of other tartar kings , should send such a
 ...

Author: George Borodin

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015020474055

Category: Asia, Central

Page: 200

View: 861

Categories: Asia, Central

An Amish Family

An Amish Family

In An Amish Family, beloved author of Amish romance, Kathleen Fuller, invites readers into the lives of four Amish families.

Author: Kathleen Fuller

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN: 9780785217367

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 917

In An Amish Family, beloved author of Amish romance, Kathleen Fuller, invites readers into the lives of four Amish families. Building Trust Grace Miller and Joel King are in love. They’ve dated secretly for the past year and when he proposes marriage, Grace eagerly agrees. But when she tells her parents about the wedding, she’s shocked when her father tells her she can’t marry Joel. Can Grace get to the bottom of her father’s animosity toward Joel so they can have the happily ever after she’s always dreamed of? A Heart Full of Love (also in An Amish Cradle) Ellie’s mother hasn’t stopped meddling in her personal life since Ellie lost her sight—and she’s taken it up a notch now that Ellie’s pregnant. When Ellie gives birth to twins, her mother insists on moving in to care for them. But when her mother’s behavior becomes unbearable, Ellie is forced to take a stand . . . and finally find out why Mamm can’t let go. Surprised by Love In a desperate move to evade her match-making mother, Emily Shwartz announces that she’s already seeing someone: Reuban Coblentz. The trouble is, Reuban is barely even a friend. Seeing how desperate she is, Reuban plays along. But when the past sneaks up on them, will this temporary arrangement turn into everlasting love? A Gift for Anne Marie (also in An Amish Second Christmas) Anne Marie and Nathaniel have been best friends since they were kids. Now things are evolving . . . in ways everyone else predicted long ago. But when her mother suddenly decides to remarry in another state, Anne Marie’s new chapter with Nathaniel looks doomed to end before it begins.
Categories: Fiction

Rosanna of the Amish

Rosanna of the Amish

About nine o'clock one evening , Rosanna was sleeping in the cradle and
Elizabeth had just read a chapter in the New Testament and an evening prayer in
the prayer book . She heard someone on the porch . Just then the door opened
softly ...

Author: Joseph W. Yoder

Publisher: Herald Press (VA)

ISBN: 0836190181

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

View: 558

What are the Amish really like? Why do they wear unusual clothes and preach against worldly wisdom? Find out in the true story of an Irish orphan who was raised by the Amish in central Pennsylvania in the 1800s. Follow Rosanna through childhood, youth, courtship, marriage, and child rearing. See how her Amish lifestyle differs from that of her Catholic brothers and sister when they visit from Philadelphia. Learn how the Amish take care of their own and even now maintain time-honored traditions.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

An Amish Christmas expanded edition

An Amish Christmas  expanded edition

Celebrate Christmas with four Amish romances. “A Choice to Forgive” by Beth Wiseman After Daniel disappeared that long-ago Christmas Eve, Lydia built a life with his brother.

Author:

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9781401685072

Category: Fiction

Page: 528

View: 465

Celebrate Christmas with four Amish romances. “A Choice to Forgive” by Beth Wiseman After Daniel disappeared that long-ago Christmas Eve, Lydia built a life with his brother. But now she's a widow and Daniel has reappeared, asking for forgiveness. Can she go back to her normal life with her long-lost love as her neighbor? “A Miracle for Miriam” by Kathleen Fuller Seth is no longer the arrogant young man who shattered Miriam's confidence and broke her heart. Will he be able to show "plain" Miriam that she is truly beautiful to him? “One Child” by Barbara Cameron The birth of one child forever changed the world two thousand years ago. On a snowy Christmas night in Lancaster County, another child changes the world for two very different couples. "Christmas Cradles" by Kelly Long When Anna Stolis takes over for her aunt, the local midwife, Christmas night heats up with multiple deliveries, three strangers' quilts, and unexpected help from the handsome and brooding Asa Lapp.
Categories: Fiction

Pennsylvania German in the American Midwest

Pennsylvania German in the American Midwest

Some of the variation in Lancaster supports earlier observations ( Anderson and
Martin 1976 ) that Old Order Mennonites are more conservative with respect to
native lexicon , retaining here ' squirrel ' , ' cradle ' , and daughter ' . The Amish ...

Author: Steven Hartman Keiser

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951D03571029X

Category: English language

Page: 197

View: 801

Categories: English language

Narrow is the Way

Narrow is the Way

The one piece of furniture we were keeping , at the request of both boys , was the
Amish cradle that Justin had slept in for the first few months of his life at Ashdown
. I was filled with such conflicting feelings . Memories of my childhood and early ...

Author: Barbara Davis Hyman

Publisher: William Morrow & Company

ISBN: PSU:000019562100

Category: Religion

Page: 285

View: 995

The author shows how she reached out to her mother, Bette Davis, in the midst of controversy as both a loving daughter and a committed Christian
Categories: Religion