Tag Archives: Amish

Escaping Man’s Tradition: A Mini Review of ‘Plain Faith’

As I was reminded earlier this year as I read “One Way Love,” humans love to turn the truth of the gospel into a set of strict rules to live by instead. The Amish religion is just one example where … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading – July 2013

I’m feeling even more bookish than usual after my trip to West Virginia. I spend the weekend with a very dear friend of mine who also happens to be quite the bookworm. We had a lengthy discussion of the books … Continue reading

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‘Growing up Amish:’ Law vs. Gospel

There is a love among Christians for stories about the Amish, but in telling those stories I fear that Amish life has been overly romanticized. I certainly remember reading teen fiction in the 1990s that revolved around the Amish. Those … Continue reading

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