Hannah Patterson is a shy, quiet girl growing up in Groveland, Massachusetts, in the late 1800s. Hannah and her family live and work on a dairy farm owned and operated by a mean and uncaring man. In the midst of their difficult life, Hannah finds comfort in the Bible. Although she has many unanswered questions about what she reads in God’s Word, she rests in the peaceful feeling it always gives her. When Hannah witnesses a terrible crime, she learns just how much she truly depends on God. Her life is changed when God comes to her aid in a miraculous way.