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Emma: A Widow Among the Amish; A True Story Woven by Strands of Faith, and Community #2020

Emma A Widow Among the Amish A True Story Woven by Strands of Faith and Community Emma Stutzman s Amish life was abruptly altered when she learned about her husband s sudden and tragic death Now a single parent Emma must figure out how to respond to the pressures of modernization

  • Title: Emma: A Widow Among the Amish; A True Story Woven by Strands of Faith, and Community
  • Author: Ervin R. Stutzman
  • ISBN: 9780836193947
  • Page: 169
  • Format: Paperback
  • Emma: A Widow Among the Amish; A True Story Woven by Strands of Faith, and Community By Ervin R. Stutzman, Emma Stutzman s Amish life was abruptly altered when she learned about her husband s sudden and tragic death Now a single parent, Emma must figure out how to respond to the pressures of modernization and the pull of mainstream culture Will she regain her strength as a woman after so much stress and tragedy in her married life How will she lead her children to faith in tEmma Stutzman s Amish life was abruptly altered when she learned about her husband s sudden and tragic death Now a single parent, Emma must figure out how to respond to the pressures of modernization and the pull of mainstream culture Will she regain her strength as a woman after so much stress and tragedy in her married life How will she lead her children to faith in the Amish Mennonite church without their father Journey into the world of Emma A Widow among the Amish and follow this true life story of a woman left to raise six young children on her own after her world collapsed Ervin R Stutzman, the youngest son of Emma, paints a fictionalized but ultimately true story of his mother s daily struggle to provide for her children and be faithful to God This intimate portrait is a sequel to Tobias of the Amish, the true to life story of the author s late Amish father.

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    1 thought on “Emma: A Widow Among the Amish; A True Story Woven by Strands of Faith, and Community

    1. This is a sequel to the book, Tobias of the Amish Link to my review This book is the story of the author s mother, Emma, beginning at the time of his father s death It is thus the story of her experiences of being left a widowed mother of six children and the subsequent life among the Amish.Of course, being left a widow with young children is not a happy event However, from this book I would surmise that if it is going to happen, having it happen within an Amish community is one of the better pl [...]

    2. This book was very interesting it took you from the death of Emma s husband Tobe to her death It showed her courage to stay single and raise her children in the Amish way It takes you through the many changes the Amish church went through in great detail I read through this book in about four days, because I kept picking it up and reading it because I wanted to know what was going on with Emma and the kids each day What was going to happen to them on any given day Emma had to make the hard choic [...]

    3. This book is interesting mainly because it details some of the changes and Amish congregation went through in the 1950s and 60s It also details some things about daily life and culture which are interesting as well Because this is Stutzman s memoir about his family and mother, there are sections that are dry to someone outside of his family who is reading it A lot of people are mentioned by name, cousins and family members and it can be a lot to keep track of, especially to the casual reader I d [...]

    4. I reviewed on my blog shirleyshowalter 2011 I enjoyed this book a lot The author is currently writing a new book about the Hochstetler family whose family members were killed by Indians in 1757.

    5. This an interesting book about the amish and their different churches and beliefs and struggles they have These amish believ in salvationa dn being able to read and study the Bible themselves

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