News & Resources
Podcast. Articles. Events. Resources.
Posts & Articles
For the latest news, check out our social media channels.
Those tend to be a better source of latest news than the blog posts below, which aren’t updated as regularly.
When you subscribe, you also get a link to download the “4 Popular Myths About the Amish”.
This is a thank-you gift from us for wanting to stay informed via our emailing list.
From rumspringa to language to identity, here are the lies you've been told Myth #1: Amish teens have the freedom to choose whether to remain inside the Church; that’s what rumspringa is for. Rumspringa as portrayed in pop culture is a myth that does untold damage to...
Throughout this site and in our work, the term "Amish" is synonymous with what some outsiders call "Old Order" Amish, which are the traditional Amish who prohibit electricity, cameras, and cars, among other things. “Old Order" Amish is what the general public...
EXCERPT from https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/enlightenment: For Enlightenment thinkers themselves, however, the Enlightenment is not an historical period, but a process of social, psychological or spiritual development, unbound to time or place. Immanuel Kant...
Real Amish Podcast
We’re taking back our story from so-called experts on the Amish who aren’t Amish and haven’t bothered to learn our language.
We’re still Amish, even if we don’t practice the religion.