For the Amish/Mennonite, Ascension Day(Sixth Thursday after Easter) is a day of rest and reflection.  It begins with a church service in the house, barn or business of one of the congregation. 

After services, the day is free for families to gather, have picnics, play volleyball and enjoy their time together.

There will be lots of buggies on the roads. Take your time and watch for them.

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David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...