|This is located near Bird n Hand, PA and is not part of the Amish attractions. Therefore, the prices are not marked up and you can get kitchen ware at wholesale prices. Great store. Amish ran.|
Christian Dry Goods Store or sewing stuff, clothing, Christian music, etc.
|http://www.candleonthehill.net||Family owned company offering sewing patterns, homemaking resources, and natural home products|
|Amish & plain clothing. Free Catalog. Does not accept credit cards.|
|Yoder Department Store|
State Road 5
P.O. Box 245
Shipshewana, IN 46565
Fabric Store in Amish country. Carries may different items.
|The Urban Homemaker P.O. Box 72 Paonia, CO 81428 1-800-552-7323||Free Catalogue. Items for Homemakers interested in basics.|
|Lehman's is your source for old-fashioned, hard-to-find items such as pickle kegs, grain mills, wooden barrels, hand water pumps, wood cook-stoves, heating stoves, canning supplies, and much, much more. In all, we have over 3000 items online... more items than in our Catalog.|
Online and print Catalogue of non-electric home items & appliances.
*Custom-made, home-sewn plain clothes. This company makes plain, modest dresses with standing collars and full length aprons for additional modesty, jumpers, and standing-collar button-down shirts and broadfall pants for men. They can also supply women's undergarments, veiling, head coverings, suspenders, and a variety of homemade goods. They have a variety of fabrics from which you can choose, or you can send your own fabric from them to make your garments from (although they prefer working with solid, muted fabrics). Write for a Catalog and ask for samples of their fabric choices.
|Amish and Plain Clothes Sewing Patterns|
P.O. Box 326, Gettysburg OH 45328-0326
|This company specializes in Amish and plain clothes sewing patterns. They have traditional Mennonite cape dresses, Ohio Amish dresses with aprons, contemporary cape dresses, Amish, Mennonite, and Shaker headcovering patterns, bonnet patterns, plain suit patterns, broadfall pants patterns, a variety of Amish and Mennonite shirt patterns, and much more! Write for a Catalog.|
|Smucker's Dry Goods|
102 Glen Brook Road
Leola, PA 17540
|*Specializing in fabrics, notions, gifts, and clocks, they also retail Amish shawls and Amish bonnets. Because they are run by Old Order Amish, they cannot be contacted by telephone at this time.|
|http://www.gehmanscountryfabrics.com/||Fabrics for plain clothing.|
|Books / Publications|
|Rod and Staff Publishers, Inc.|
P.O. Box 3 Crockett, KY 41413
This Mennonite publishing company prints Biblical home schooling materials, tracts, Christian books, Christian and Mennonite history books, hymnals, and much more!
Amish Brotherhood Publications
A New Order Amish company publishing Biblical tracts.
This company would assert the same Biblical, conservative values that Rod and Staff would, but with a smaller operation.
|Masthof Press Digital Production Manager|
219 Mill Road
Morgantown, PA 19543
|Masthof Press is a printing and publishing company, focusing on|
helping self-publishers to print their books on-demand. Original they focused on Mennonite genealogies and family histories, but now they print any type of book for authors, including the Carrie Bender series. With their new digital printing technologies, you can order your books in as few as 25 copies at an affordable price. They also offer book layout and design services, printing of other promotional pieces, publishing a quarterly Mennonite Family History Magazine, and have a bookstore in Morgantown, Pennsylvania.
|Family Life, Young Companion, Blackboard Bulletin (Amish magazines,|
publish by the Amish) ($6.00 each or $17.00 for all three, year subscription)
|The Conservative Friend Periodicals|
Published quarterly by the
Financed primarily through contributions. The value of a subscription is
Editor: Susan Smith, 3876 Hopkins Gap Road, Harrisonburg VA 22802 firstname.lastname@example.org
Treasurer: Elvina Krekler, 1187 State Hwy. 250, Adena OH 43901
Conservative Amish Mennonite publication. ($6.50 1 year/$18.50 3 years)
Amish & Mennonite weekly newspaper. ($3.00 each, or $28.00 for 6 months, $40.00 a year)
Lancaster, PA 17608-0807
|Similar to The Budget but only for Old Order or "team" church|
members to place adverts. But anyone can subscribe. ($28.00 either for a year or 6 months, can't recall)
|The Dairy P.O. Box 98 Gordonville, PA 17529|
Also similar to the Budget, but for the Old Order Amish ($1.75 per issue, or $20.00 per year)
550 Weaver Road
Millerburg, PA 17061
This is a small monthly newspaper, the content of which is broader than The Budget. (Subscription rates: $12.00 per year U.S., $17.00 per year *U.S. funds* Canada
PO Box 374
Covert, MI 49043
|Conservative ladies publication. Subscription is $16/yr (or $22/yr Canada). As is their policy, when you buy a subscription, you get a free gift subscription for a friend. What I did was another sister on another list bought the subscription, I sent her $8 (so along w/her $8 that was the $16) and we both have a subscription. Perhaps you can find someone who'd like to go "halves" with you, also :)|
|Amish Country News Subscription|
P.O. Box 414
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505
Amish Country News is printed 7 times per year --- Spring, June, July, August, September, October and Holiday. Annual subscriptions are available for $16 (within the United States). A subscription also makes a nice gift.
BIBLE STUDY COURSES
|LAMP AND LIGHT PUBLISHERS|
26 Road 5577
Farmington, NM 87401 USA
|Lamp and Light Publishers offers free Bible study courses on various subjects for teens & adults. The courses are very well done, and easy to understand. Just contact them at the above address, and they will be glad to send you information on everything that they offer.|
|Ohio Amish Library|
4292 S.R. 39
Millersburg, Ohio 44654
|Plain Libraries. A very resourceful Old Order Amish library. Their publication, Old Order Notes, is excellently composed and offers the reader a wealth of information.|
|Home Messenger Library|
1438-H W. Main Street
Ephrata, PA 17522
|This library is governed by the Weaverland Conference and was designed for Old Order and Conservative Mennonite churches. Their purpose is "to provide and circulate, through a lending library, reading material that promotes spiritual growth and truth. Material in the lending library includes conservative publications, school curriculum and a children' section. Also included are approved biographies, historical, devotional, and secular books. Their two other purposes are to provide an historical archival section pertaining to Old Order and Conservative Mennonite Churches, and also to house their publications.|
|$15 a year|
Grace for Life Ministries began several years ago as a biblically based Christ centered Ministry reaching out to families of and with developmental disabilities. However, now working within the Plain Community, counseling services offered are based upon the needs as they arise. I am an Ordained Christian Pastoral Counselor, a Clinical Member of the National Christian Counselors Association, Board Certified Faith Based Crisis and Abuse therapist by the N.C.C.A. I hold a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity College and a Masters Degree in Clinical Christian Counseling from Colorado Theological Seminary. For more information please visit my website: www.godswordforlife.com Blessings, Tom Miller