While many people are fascinated by the culture of the Amish and Mennonites, very few get to experience our life from an inside perspective.
Savor the simple moments + learn new skills as you join in everyday life on our farm. We'll be making pies, doing farm chores and cooking food from garden-fresh ingredients. Throughout the weekend as we tend, build, harvest + cook you'll learn not only the skills and craftsmanship that have been passed down for generations, but the rich heritage that inspires our simple way of life.
Although you may not realize it, the Amish and Mennonites are just two of many groups that share a common history + beliefs. Beginning 500 years ago and broadly termed "Anabaptists," our churches and communities are scattered across the globe, with over 4 million members worldwide.
As we go through this adventure together you’ll be able to learn about the wide variety of traditions within our communities, from the most traditional to more modern groups.. each seeking to uphold the same deeply-valued principles in the way that works for them.
As we visit together, our desire is that this experience will leave you refreshed and with a desire to find what these values can mean to you in your own life and community.