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Emma Lapp is marrying Adam Keim. Excitement prevails as Emma and her step-mother, Hallie, discuss details for the wedding. Soon Emmas excitement turns to dread. Nothing is going right. She planned on the former teacher to substitute teach for aMoreEmma Lapp is marrying Adam Keim. Excitement prevails as Emma and her step-mother, Hallie, discuss details for the wedding. Soon Emmas excitement turns to dread. Nothing is going right. She planned on the former teacher to substitute teach for a month. She didnt plan on Ellen Miller being eight months pregnant with twins. Who else could Emma trust to teach her students? The Weber sisters are in a family upheaval over their cooking and garden methods. She wants them to bake her wedding cake. What if they get so upset with each other the cake doesnt get made? Emma would like to discuss her worries with Adam, but he hasnt been to see her for days. She is consumed by worries about the missing husband-to-be. What if he wants to back out of marrying her? She asks everyone what is Adam doing? The answer is always, he is very busy. When Emma found out Adam hired pretty, man magnet, Priscilla Tefertiller to clerk in his furniture store, she suspects Adam has developed a fondness for Priscilla. Is he going to wait until the last minute to tell Emma he changed his mind about marrying her? A talk with Bishop Bontrager didnt help. He sided with Adam, telling Emma she should trust the man shes going to marry with blind faith. She said she couldnt do that. The bishop told Emma if she couldnt trust Adam now, she might never trust him. Perhaps, they shouldnt get married. The bishop called Emma a Doubting Thomas. Will her worries get so bad shell call off the wedding before the wedding is published at the worship service? If she does she fears she will forever be a maidel who is know by others as a Doubting Thomas.