The Amish folks around Arthur, Illinois live a simple, slow paced, religious based lifestyle. Their agricultural roots are evident in their reluctance to live “in town” while pursuing home based businesses on their farms around Arthur.

cropped-amishfarmer.jpgWith small acreages, and strong family values, Amish families have developed a vibrant business culture ranging from country grocery stores and archery shops to an extensive construction and wide ranging cabinet industry.

Explore some aspects of their beliefs and components of their life on these pages and the related links.



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