When three women, all cousins, are given the task of
sorting through the
treasures of several generations of their Amish family,
they each discover a
story from the past that provides insights and
for their own lives.
Central Pennsylvania, current day. Rebecca Fisher gladly
husband Paulâ€™s dreams as her own, but now that he has
sheâ€™s struggling to raise two children and keep her home.
stable to carpenter Matthew Byler offers a partial
Matthew has a troubled history, having sometimes failed
beliefs. As Matthew seeks to prove himself, Rebecca
dependent she has become on others. Where can she find
grow and change?
Lancaster County, 1941. As war threatens, Anna Esch pours
experiences into her diary. Her world seems to crumble as
against the Amish and her love, Jacob, is sent to a camp
far away for
refusing to fight. She canâ€™t know, as she grows from a
girl into a woman
during a time of trouble and grief, that one day another
Amish woman will
gain strength from the words she writes and will learn
that she, too, can
become a keeper of the promise.