Dear Jenny: What is an Amish Wedding Like?

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Dear Jenny, What is an Amish wedding like?  Do you get married in a church or at home.  Is there music and the traditional vows, or do you have a different way?  I am very curious about this. Debbie – Woodstock, New York ____________________________________________________________________________________ I received this letter from a reader a few weeks ago.  […]

My personal favorite from Jenny’s Choice

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Then came a morning when Jenny awoke to a dawn that came creeping into her room like a mischievous child, softly kissing her awake with the delicate touch of a rose colored morning.  Jenny opened her eyes, and saw the pale colors blushing in the fresh sky.  She rose, wrapped a shawl around her shoulders […]

Dear Jenny: Where did the Amish come from? – Part 3

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For the last three weeks I have been writing about the history of the Amish – where we came from.  This all came about when a reader sent me a letter.  Here’s what she asked: _____________________ Dear Jenny, I have lived in Pennsylvania most of my life and have seen many Amish people.  I always […]

Dear Jenny: Where did the Amish come from – part 2

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Last week I received this question from a reader in Pittsburgh.  There was so much to the answer that I had to divide it into several parts.  Here’s the question: Dear Jenny, I have lived in Pennsylvania most of my life and have seen many Amish people.  I always wondered where they came from and […]

Dear Jenny: Where did the Amish come from? – Part 1

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Dear Jenny, I have lived in Pennsylvania most of my life and have seen many Amish people.  I always wondered where they came from and how they became Amish.  Can you give me some background? Cathy Bonnel Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania _______________________ Cathy, That’s a great question, and the truth is, you are not the first to […]

Dear Jenny: How did you become an Amish writer?

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Dear Jenny, I love your column and look forward to reading it every week.  But I have a question.  You are the only Amish person I’ve ever seen that actually has a column in a newspaper.  Can you share with us how you came to be a writer? Brenda Greenville, South Carolina _________________________ Brenda, Thank […]

Dear Jenny: A Question About the “Old Days.”

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Dear Jenny, On television I watched a show about Amish kids living in the city and getting all caught up in computers and rock music.  It just seemed so out of place and somehow wrong.  I felt as though the modern world was slowly robbing the Amish of the qualities that made them Amish and […]

Dear Jenny: A Question About Amish Quilts

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  Dear Jenny, I’ve heard so much about Amish Quilts and the skilled Amish women who make them.  Can you tell me a little about the process of making one? Annette ******************************************************************************************************** Annette, I tried my hand at making quilts when I was young, but it was a disaster. Most of my attempts ended up […]

Jenny’s Here! – Jenny’s Choice by Patrick E. Craig

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  Jenny’s Choice – final book in the Apple Creek Dreams series by Patrick E. Craig – from Harvest House Publishers.

Welcome JENNY’S CHOICE – We Have Winners!!!

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The Apple Creek Dreams series is not your usual light-hearted romance dressed in Amish clothing, but a well-thought out and uplifting exploration of deep and growing faith in the midst of trials and desperate situations. It is a new and different approach to contemporary Amish fiction.” ~Tenney Singer~ Jenny has arrived! I am pleased to […]