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Almost Amish : one woman's quest for a slower, simpler, more sustainable life

Author: Nancy Sleeth
Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, ©2012.
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The author looks to Amish lifestyle and values as a model on which to base calmer, more focused, more faithful lives.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sleeth, Nancy.
Almost Amish.
Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, ©2012
(DLC) 2011049845
(OCoLC)749869844
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Sleeth
ISBN: 9781414369372 1414369379 9781414369396 1414369395
OCLC Number: 795523673
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 245 pages)
Contents: Homes: homes are simple, uncluttered, and clean; the outside reflects the inside --
Technology: technology serves as a tool and does not rule as a master --
Finances: saving more and spending less bring financial peace --
Nature: time spent in God's creation reveals the face of God --
Simplicity: small and local leads to simpler lives --
Service: service to others reduces loneliness and isolation --
Security: the only true security comes from God --
Community: knowing neighbors and supporting local businesses build community --
Families: family ties are lifelong: they change but never cease --
Faith: faith life and way of life are inseparable.
Responsibility: Nancy Sleeth.
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The author looks to Amish lifestyle and values as a model on which to base calmer, more focused, more faithful lives.

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