The Color of Hope

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The Color of Hope

By Kim Cash Tate; Kimberly Cash Tate

Thomas Nelson, Paperback, 9781595549983, 320pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2013


Hope shines brightest when all seems lost.

Stephanie London led a life of comfort and ease in St. Louis before feeling inexplicably drawn back to her father's roots in the tiny Southern town of Hope Springs. Charlotte Willoughby has lived there all her life and longs to make a new life somewhere else. Stephanie doesn t know exactly what she's doing there or how to occupy her time. And Charlotte doesn t understand why, despite her overbearing family and reminders of her failed engagement, she's suddenly led to stay.

Despite its small-town charm, Hope Springs itself is at a crossroads. After a failed reconciliation attempt by two well-meaning pastors, the town is split along racial and cultural lines, with little hope for redemption.

When a terrible tragedy puts Hope Springs on the national radar, the entire town is tested, and both Stephanie and Charlotte feel their lives unraveling. In the midst of heartache, though, they ll discover the true color of hope . . .

. . . journeys us through the challenge of breaking through prejudice and hurt for the sake of love and faith. Rachel Hauck, best-selling author of The Wedding Dress.

About the Author
Kim Cash Tate is the author of "The Color of Hope", "Hope Springs", "Cherished, Faithful", "Heavenly Places", " "and the memoir "More Christian than African American. "A former practicing attorney, she is also a Bible teacher and women's ministry leader at The Gate Church in St. Louis. She and her husband have two children. Twitter: @KimCashTate Facebook: kimcashtate

Kimberly Cash Tate is a partner at the law firm Michael, Best and Friedrich and is an active member of the St. Paul A.M.E. Church. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin with her husband and two children. This is her first book.