By Amy Clipston
Make a journey to Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania, the place you will meet the ladies of the Kauffman Amish Bakery in Lancaster County. As every one woman's tale unfolds, you'll proportion in her heartaches, trials, joys, goals ... and secrets and techniques. you will discover how the simplicity of the Amish way of life can conflict with the 'English' manner of life---and the choices and outcomes that persist with. most significantly, you'll be inspired by means of the desire and religion of those girls, and the significance they position on their households. Miriam Lapp, who left the Amish group of Bird-in-Hand 3 years in the past, is heartbroken while her sister calls to bare that her mom has died unexpectedly. touring domestic to Pennsylvania, she is compelled to stand the heartache from her prior, together with her rift from her relatives and the breakup of her engagement with Timothy Kauffman. Her previous emotional wounds are reopened while her relatives rejects her once more and he or she unearths out that Timothy is in a dating with another individual. Miriam discovers that the rumors that broke them up 3 years in the past have been all lies. even if, while Timothy proposes to his female friend and Miriam's father disowns her, Miriam returns to Indiana along with her center in shambles. whilst Miriam's father has a stroke, Miriam returns to Pennsylvania, the place her global maintains to crumble, leaving her to question her position within the Amish group and her religion in God.
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She was glad two of her sister Kathryn’s daughters, Amanda and Ruthie, had joined them at the bakery. Without the girls’ help, they would’ve had to hire someone outside of the family. ” Elizabeth, her mamm, sidled up to Beth Anne and began helping prepare the pastries for the front counter. ” Beth Anne began separating the cookies. “Abraham was very quiet. Lilly said he’s having a hard time, which is to be expected. ” “Dat and I will go visit them tonight,” Elizabeth said. “I really liked Bertha.
A PLACE of PEACE Amy Clipston BOOK THREE In loving memory of my father, Ludwig “Bob” Goebelbecker Contents Cover Title Page Note to the Reader Families in A Place of Peace 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Apple Strudel Discussion Questions Glossary Acknowledgments Also by Amy Clipston Kauffman Amish Bakery Series A Gift of Grace Kauffman Amish Bakery Series A Promise of Hope Copyright About the Publisher Share Your Thoughts Note to the Reader While this novel is set against the real backdrop of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, the characters are fictional.
Oh, I understand,” Beth Anne said. ” “Abby and I helped her make some more desserts this morning,” Miriam said. ” She fetched the pies from the refrigerator and then turned to Beth Anne and Jessica. ” Beth Anne took the pies from the table. Turning, she smiled at Edna. “Danki. ” Jessica grabbed the bags of cookies and said good-bye. Miriam took a deep breath while following Beth Anne outside, where they approached a dark blue SUV with Virginia license plates. Smiling, Beth Anne took the desserts from Miriam’s hands and placed them on the back floor of the SUV.
A Place of Peace by Amy Clipston