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Jolina Petersheim

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    Conquering Fear In An Unsettled World

    Our toddler began screaming the instant our minivan entered the darkened tunnel of the car wash. Her head thrashed from side to side, as she tried to … [Read More...]


    A Sign To A Woman Who’s Given Up On Signs

    Somewhere between graduating from college and giving birth to my first child, many of my life’s questions were answered, and so I stopped searching the … [Read More...]


    Embarking On “The Great Perhaps”

    Packing this week for our move to a solar-powered farm in Wisconsin, I discovered a clear freezer bag stuffed with emails to and from my long-distance … [Read More...]

    What Others Are Saying

    The Outcast was my first introduction to Old Order Mennonite culture. Jolina Petersheim’s riveting portrait of life behind this curious and oft times mysterious world captivated me from the first word and left me breathless for more. Do yourself a favor and place The Outcast at the top of your reading list.
    Lisa Patton, Bestselling Author of Whistlin' Dixie in a Nor'easter

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