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7th Quinquennial Hochstetler Gathering





The Seventh Quinquennial Jacob Hochstetler Family Association Family Gathering is scheduled to take place on July 27 and 28. in Berlin, Ohio, a center of Ohio Amish culture. There will be a dinner meeting at 6:30 Friday night at Berlin's Heritage Community Center, with Gerald Mast, a historian and professor of communication at Bluffton (Ohio) University, speaking on “Building a Chair for Jesus and other Holmes County Stories from our Genealogy of Faith.”


Saturday’s events begin at 8 a.m. at the Hiland High and Middle School in Berlin and include break-out sessions on a variety of topics, genealogy and other resources, a general meeting, local tours and museum visits, a hymn singing, and more. Bob Hostetler and J. M. Hochstetler will present a session on “The Truth of Historical Fiction.”


The official brochure is below. Clicking on the images will cause them to enlarge. You can then right-click, select “save image as” and save it to your hard drive to print if desired. For further information, email or call Paul Miller at 330-683-0596.

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Winner of Shelf Unbound’s 2018

Best Indies Notable Indie Award

Winner of Interviews and Reviews 2017 Book of the Year Silver Award

for Historical Fiction. 

Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB 2014 Book of the Year Bronze Award winner for historical fiction. 

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