Esau Fitzpatrick is bad at being good—and even worse at being bad. As he waits for his sweetheart, Ella Allen, inside the Paisley Settlement church, a brewing storm erupts and lightning strikes, setting the church aflame. Esau is pulled from the fire, but his parents are lost in the blazing inferno. Angry at God, Esau flees his home and all he holds dear. Will Esau find his way back?