Don Kraybill, author of a new book released earlier this year, “The Amish”, was at The Gospel Bookstore in Berlin, Ohio today signing copies of his book from 9am to noon. Don worked with a couple of other authors on this book, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, and Steven M. Nolt. Don is senior fellow at the Young Center of Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pa. Among his many publications, he has authored, coauthored, or edited eight books on Amish society.
In addition to his appearance at the bookstore, Don spoke last night to a group of around a hundred people at Behalt – The Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center, and again this morning at the Farmstead Restaurant. I had the opportunity of attending both meetings. [Read more…]