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Amish - The Ordnung is a set of rules for Amish living. Ordnung is the German word for order, discipline, rule, arrangement, organization, or system. Because the Amish have no central church government, each assembly is autonomous and is its own governing authority. Thus, every local church maintains an individual set of rules, adhering to its own Ordnung, which may vary from district to district as each community administers its own guidelines.

When it comes to the lifestyle of the Amish, folklore, fantasy, and fascination abound. Here are 10 common myths about the Amish, debunked!

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Robert's elderly bachelor Scottish relative kept a likewise stark home, as had his mother and father before him, the home where he was raised. -- Typically Amish and German Baptist homes do not have adornments in the home such as curtains nor blinds

Inside Amish life

Inside Amish life

Amish girl Elizabeth Stoltzfus pours milk after a mass cow milking October 2003 in Wakefield, Pennsylvania. The Amish, traditionalist farmers who spurn machinery and other modern conveniences,. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Amish farmer "disc-ing" a field.

Amish farmer "disc-ing" a field.

3 Lessons I Learned from the Amish About Green Living - http://lindaegenes.com/amish-can-teach-us-green-living/

Amish family riding in a traditional Amish buggy in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA.

Ohio's Amish Country

Ohio's Amish Country

Squash and Gourds are big sellers in the fall. Still individuals busy themselves in the slower winter months making rugs, Amish dolls and quilts, cedar lawn furniture and made-to-order cabinets and fine furniture. In recent years, giant igloo cooler buildings have been built, so in winter, pond ice can sawed and stacked and then that cools perishables all summer  long.

Squash and Gourds are big sellers in the fall. Still individuals busy themselves in the slower winter months making rugs, Amish dolls and quilts, cedar lawn furniture and made-to-order cabinets and fine furniture.

An Amish Buggy in Central Michigan

An Amish Buggy in Central Michigan.we see these all the time in our rural area of Michigan

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