Publisher: WaterBrook Press (March 16, 2000)
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one of many incidents that made a profound effect upon the minds of all: the assembly of 11 wagons returning and never a guy left within the whole teach; all had died, and been buried at the manner, and the ladies returning alone. --from the journals of Ezra Meeker, 1852THEIR LIVES will be TEMPERED by means of ADVERSITY, multiplied through religion, POLISHED via PERSEVERANCE--For Madison "Mazy" Bacon, a tender spouse dwelling in southern Wisconsin, the longer term seems every piece as promising because it is reassuringly predictable. A loving marriage, a well-organized domestic, the excitement of planting an early spring garden--these are the carefully-tended desires that maintain her center and nourish her soul.But whilst her husband of 2 years sells the home and informs her that they're heading west, Mazy's lifestyles is ripped down the center like a poorly mended sheet forgotten in a midwestern hurricane. Her love is attempted, her barriers stretched, and the cloth of her religion proven. whilst, she and 11 remarkable girls are pulled towards an doubtful destiny--one that binds them jointly via reluctance and longing and into reputation and renewal. in line with a precise 1852 Oregon path incident, All jointly in a single position, ebook One within the Kinship and braveness sequence, speaks to the power in each lady and celebrates the promise of desire that unfailingly blooms amidst tragedy and problem.