Amish Values for Your Family: What We Can Learn from the by Suzanne Woods Fisher

By Suzanne Woods Fisher

"Amish Values in your Family is fascinating! it is going to raise your spirits and produce you toward the Amish."--Cindy Woodsmall, New York Times bestselling writer ofWhen the Soul Mends

When it involves robust households that understand how to really get pleasure from lifestyles jointly, there's a lot we will examine from the Amish. simply how do they identify such robust relations bonds, such deeply held values, and such awesome family members traditions? In Amish Values to your relatives, bestselling writer Suzanne Woods Fisher stocks the secrets and techniques of Amish family members lifestyles. during this inspiring and useful publication, you are going to meet genuine Amish households which are much like yours. via their tales you'll observe how to

slow down
safeguard kin time
raise little ones who stand powerful of their faith
prioritize what's actually important

Amish values like group, forgiveness, basic residing, obedience, and extra could be your loved ones legacy--without promoting your motor vehicle or altering your wardrobe.

Suzanne Woods Fisher is the bestselling writer of Amish Peace and Amish Proverbs, in addition to the Lancaster County secrets and techniques novels. Her curiosity within the Anabaptist cultures may be without delay traced to her grandfather, W. D. Benedict, who used to be raised within the previous Order German Baptist Brethren Church in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne is the host of a radio express referred to as Amish Wisdom. She lives in California.

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We’ll create a flood! ” “That may be true,” Paul answered patiently. “But if the gates are not opened, the entire dam may collapse. If that happens the flood will be far worse. ” The foreman knew Paul was right. He turned to two of his men. ” he ordered. ” “Next,” Paul went on, “get some of your men on the phones and in their cars. They need to warn people. Everyone who lives below the dam has to evacuate before the water builds up. “And the authorities need to get a portable cofferdam flown out here.

He’d claim that his company had shipped the exact materials requested. Since his accuser was now dead, there was no one to directly disprove his claim. The government officials finally agreed that the dam needed to be reinforced— 45 THE FLOODGATES and quickly. When that decision was made, Paul felt a great weight lifted from his shoulders. He’d done more than honor a dying man’s request. He’d very likely prevented a full-scale disaster. Paul’s session with the government officials concluded late in the afternoon.

Now Paul’s task was to advise the 44 Chapter • 8 Mexican government. He had to convince them that major repairs were absolutely necessary. If not repaired, the dam wouldn’t remain standing for long. For most of the next day, Paul presented all the evidence to government officials. His inspection had verified Buckingham’s claim. Faulty materials had indeed been used. It was a serious crime that had nearly cost many lives. Henry Buckingham’s accusation against National Construction Materials was good enough for Paul.

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