To find a prospective date, the young adults socialize at functions such as frolics, church, or home visits. One of the most popular activities is the Sunday night singing. The Sunday night singings can include Amish youth from several districts, and typically take place in someones home or barn.
How do I approach Amish?
When you do have a need to approach a group of Amish, it is polite to speak to a male, if possible. If you are sincerely interested in talking to the Amish to learn more about their culture, then your best bet is to patronize an Amish-owned business and talk with the shopkeepers.
Can you spend a day with the Amish?
Youll find that Bird-in-Hand is full of welcoming people who would love to have you stay for a while. Whether you have one day or a whole week to spend with us, its a great place to experience unique Lancaster attractions. Plus, we cant forget all the delicious Amish cooking!
Can I live with the Amish for a year?
First, come live in an Amish area for a year. You can live by yourself or with an Amish family. Some Amish families will take in such guests; some wont. You will need an Amish go-between to introduce you to the church.
Can a person join the Amish?
You can begin wherever you are.” Yes, it is possible for outsiders, through conversion and convincement, to join the Amish community, but we must quickly add that it seldom happens. First, the Amish do not evangelize and seek to add outsiders to their church.