The Yoders move to Colorado and young Joe gets caught up with gold finding fever. But finally he learns what real treasure is in life. Illustrated. The second book of a series on actual early Amish settlements that failed.
No job, no money, no food. This became a little refrain that you heard practically every day in the early 1930’s. Operating a rice farm in Arkansas, the Yoder family had plenty of food, but money was another matter. Through it all God works miracles of love and sharing.
Justina Zimmerman glanced around the table. Four sisters and two brothers. Having so many sisters could be interesting, but sometimes the felt smothered. “Tuesday, Aug. 20th” Annamae Brubacher wrote in her journal. “Tonight Jeremiah and MaryElla were teasing me about my birthday…Growing up is so scary.” “But I need the exercise,” Sharon Stauffer had argued […]