Daphne Dallinger is looking for a husband - with no luck. Instead she finds a young parentless girl. Taking her in until the child's uncle returns, Daphne brings heavenly love and protection to the girl-whose uncle, she discovers, is very handsome and single.
Daphne Ballinger has learned to accept her deceased, eccentric aunts strange request that she marry in order to inherit her estate, along with taking over her aunts hometown papers advice column.
But knowing and accepting that Gods will be done becomes harder when a new neighbor, a divorced socialite, learns of Daphnes predicament and takes on the task of finding her the perfect man, even if it includes speed dating. When God does open Daphnes heart, it is instead to take in a young girl left parentless and in the care of her dying grandmother. It may be a temporary arrangement until the girls uncle returns from the Marines, but God uses Daphne to speak His heavenly love and protection into the life of the child -- whom Daphne soon discovers has a very handsome and single uncle.