Alice is busy on the selection committee for a new senior pastor to replace their father. Also on the committee, and causing major friction is Aunt Ethel, their father's sister who also lives in a cottage on the estate. Meanwhile, Louise is becoming secretly concerned in her own memory and absent-mindedness as items around the Inn are moved and also seem to be disappearing.
Who will become the new minister of Grace Chapel? The church board can’t stop squabbling, and every week the congregation hears a sermon from a different minister. Finally, a charming man is appointed to take over the pulpit, but the townspeople offer him a chilly reception. During his stay at Grace Chapel Inn, the sisters slowly warm up to him. But will he win over the townsfolk—and Aunt Ethel—as well?