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

Sleeth, Nancy. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781414326993 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1414326998 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: xxii, 245 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes discussion questions.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-234).
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Citation/References Note: LJ 03/01/2011
PW 02/13/2012
Summary, etc.: The author looks to Amish lifestyle and values as a model on which to base calmer, more focused, more faithful lives.
Subject: Conduct of life.
Amish > Conduct of life.

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