Plain wisdom

an invitation into an Amish home and the hearts of two women
  • 224 Pages
  • 3.85 MB
  • 8806 Downloads
  • English
by
WaterBrook Press , Colorado Springs, Colo
Religious life, Christian women, Amish
StatementCindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud
ContributionsFlaud, Miriam
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4527 .W6235 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24903258M
ISBN 139780307459343, 9780307459350
LC Control Number2010044303

I loved savoring the wisdom in this book as well as the mouth-watering recipes. Written with the true insight of women who have been there, Plain Wisdom is a serious guide to life that doesn’t take itself too seriously and offers something for every woman.” —Ellie Kay, /5().

Praise for Plain Wisdom “A treasure chest, for sure The wisdom in these stories is time-tested and true—plain and simple.” —Karen Kingsbury, New York Times best-selling author of Unlocked and Shades of Blue “A fascinating comparison between two starkly different ways of life.” —Donald B.

Kraybill, author of The Riddle of Amish /5(). Plain Wisdom, an Invitation Into and Amish Home and the Hearts of Two Women, by Cindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud. These are the stories and musings of two unlikely friends, an Englisher and an Amish.

Separated by more than just miles, they worked to forge a friendship and working partnership that few people would think could happen/5.

I loved savoring the wisdom in this book as well as the mouth-watering recipes. Written with the true insight of women who have been there, Plain Wisdom is a serious guide to life that doesn’t take itself too seriously and offers something for every woman.” —Ellie Kay, author of The Minute Money Workout.

About the Plain wisdom book. Plain Wisdom: An Invitation into an Amish Home and The Hearts of Two Women is a compilation of stories from their lives, both Englischer and Amish that encourages women like you, wherever you are in your Christian walk. This volume also offers a discussion guide for /5(66).

You’ll also gain a rare glimpse into the traditions and ways of the Amish as Miriam recalls special occasions and shares family recipes throughout the book.

Plain Wisdom is a heartwarming celebration of God, womanhood, and the search for beauty that unites us all/5(4). Q&A with Cindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud authors of Plain Wisdom On sale now. paperback ISBN eBook ISBN Inauthors Cindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud talked with staff at WaterBrook Press about their forthcoming book Plain Wisdom: An Invitation into an Amish Home and the Hearts of Two Women.

This is a Brand: The Crown Publishing Group. About Plain Wisdom. Two friends from different worlds—one Old Order Amish, one Englischer—share the truths that bring them together. Best-selling novelist Cindy Woodsmall might seem to have little in common with Miriam Flaud, a woman immersed in the culture of Old Order Amish.

Sherry Gore is editor-in-chief of Cooking Plain wisdom book Such: Adventures in Plain Living magazine, author of Simply Delicious Amish Cooking, and a weekly scribe for the national edition of the year-old Amish newspaper, The Budget. Sherry is a year-round resident of Sarasota, Florida, the vacation paradise of.

Plain Wisdom is a collection of events in our lives—from early childhood to just a few months ago—and lessons we’ve learned, insights we’ve discovered, words of wisdom, Amish recipes, pictures of the Amish culture, and even a touch of Amish and “Englischer,” or English (non-Amish), humor.

In some cases we draw the lessons from our. Praise for Plain Wisdom 'A treasure chest, for sure& The wisdom in these stories is time-tested and true-plain and simple.' -Karen Kingsbury, New York Timesbest-selling author of Unlockedand Shades of Blue 'A fascinating comparison between two starkly different ways of life.' -Donald B.

Kraybill, author of The Riddle of Amish Culture 'A beautiful weaving of the lives of two very different /5(3). This book is a loving, gentle, and non overbearing story of friendship, and the joy of diversity and being different.

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The wisdom in these stories is time-tested and true—plain and simple." (Karen Kingsbury, New York Times best-selling author of Unlocked and Shades of Blue) "A fascinating comparison between two starkly different ways of life.” (Donald B.

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This book was like siting on a porch with an older mother gaining insight and advice. I have gleaned so many great ideas from this book.

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I was given the opportunity to review an advanced reading copy of Plain Wisdom by Cindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud. I chose the book because I am fascinated by the Amish way of life and hoped that I would be able to glean some insight. Plain Wisdom by Cindy Woodsmall,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().Get this from a library!

Plain wisdom: an invitation into an Amish home and the hearts of two women. [Cindy Woodsmall; Miriam Flaud] -- Novelist Cindy Woodsmall and Miriam Flaud, an Old Order Amish woman, offer a view into their friendship and the traditions and ways of the Amish as they celebrate womanhood, God, and the special.