Emma Abbott's daily existence is completely wrapped up in the lives of her husband and her two children. Just as she is trying to cope with her youngest child leaving for college, her husband of twenty four years suddenly dies. For the first time in her life, Emma is alone and must now face turning her present existence of solitude and fear into a new beginning. A woman of strong faith, Emma is tested to the core of her being and finds herself angry with God and lost in her new world. God orchestrates divine appointments that bring together an old friend and a new acquaintance to show her how to let go and to live again.