As a young nun at the Corpus Christi Home for Girls, Marva Garcia has always leaned on the Everlasting Arms for wisdom and strength to meet the day-to-day challenges of mentoring delinquent girls. But when her beloved adoptive father is killed during a Muslim coup, Marva sees her orderly world crumbling around her. As she tries to hold her family together, Marva is increasingly drawn to another pair of arms that had been there for her all along. Can she love a man and still love God?
Based on a true event, this book will make you laugh, cry and cheer for a young woman who beat all odds to make it into the Promised Land.