House of Hope Novels Author:Neta Jackson Sometimes you find hope in the last place you look. — Gabrielle Fairbanks has lost touch with the carefree, spirited young woman she was when she married her husband sixteen years ago. But when they move to Chicago to accommodate Philip's amibition, Gabby sees the chance to find real purpose in her own life. — While walking on the shore one aftern... more »oon, a chance encounter with a homeless woman begins a life-changing journey that leads her to the doorstep of Manna House Women's Shelter.
They need a Program Director-and she has the right credentials. Gabby's in her element, feeling God's call on her life at last, even though Philip doesn't like the changes he sees in her. But she never anticipated his ultimatum: quit your job at the shelter or risk divorce and losing custody of our sons.
Her world both falls apart and comes together as she finds shelter, the embrace of community, the renewal of her faith.....and the indescribably gift of hope.« less