For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. - Hebrews 4:12
Can love cover any crime, any sin?
Blessed, a dynamic family drama, depicts the genesis, fall, and restoration of the Worthings through three brothers: Jalan, Solomon, and Blest. Though raised equally in love and faith, their relationships with one another are fraught with conflict and jealousy. After a tragic accident, their subsequent decisions shred the bonds of brotherhood and rip the family asunder for eight years. The eldest, Jalan, is the artistic loner, the tortured soldier abused by one father, rescued by another, and haunted into addiction. Solomon is a charismatic lawyer whose ambitious nature and seducing ways propel him professionally and romantically, but whose egoism and infidelity could cost him the love of his life and the favored life he's known. Blest is the virtuous counselor tested in the wake of death, grief, and treachery.
Tragedy and betrayal break the Worthings, pitting these three against one another. One brother flees home in guilt, exiled in disgrace; another rages against life, sentenced to death; and the third weathers the firestorms, becoming the family redeemer. But love and mercy may be all that's needed to mend the broken, to heal the hurt. Will misfortune be the ruin of this once godly family, or through the refining fires will they prove to be Blessed?
For an East Texas football Lion King and lonely Princess Bride, what will the end zone and The Pride Promise of one true love be: a championship ring or wedding ring? Honor's glory or Grace's gain?
In a contemporary odyssey spanning twenty years, Honor Careson, proud NFL quarterback, home-crowned Lion King, and exiled preacher's son running from God, commitment, and home, trades family and faith in Heaventon Hope--The Pride Land of East Texas--for glory and gain, freedom and fame in Florida. As Honor launches on a quest for a Super Bowl win and championship ring before he's forty, he gets blindsided by fatherhood, then blitzed by the adversities of life only to get setup for his greatest rival and would-be princess bride, Grace Matthews, an aspiring ER pediatric physician, who dreams of love and romance--a wedding ring, family, home, and security--all before she turns forty.
But true love never fails, and on the Fourth of July--Independence Day--Grace and Honor share their first kiss, which propels them on a winding road of romance, playing out a love story tinged with fear, uncertainty, and tragedy. As an adversary comes to steal, kill, and destroy, their faith and love are tested to the limit. Will Honor drop the ball, losing everything that really matters? Or will he find his one true love, the real Pride Promise in a believer's life, and gain more than he ever dreamed possible?