Based on the series of Canadian novels by Janette Oke, "When Calls the Heart" is about a wealthy woman in the 1800s who gives up her comfortable class station in order to head West and be a school teacher. Elizabeth Thatcher trades high society life for a classroom post in the prairie, determined to prove she is brave enough to live on her own. She learns through her aunt’s secret diary that she had been a pioneer woman herself, and uses it as a guide to embark on her own adventures. (Source: The Hallmark Channel)
Jack gets involved into something undercover with Bill, but does not know what it is about. Rosemary wants a theatre built and Elizabeth gets a visitor.
Abigail searches for a member of the family, a new preacher arrives in town and the building of the new church continues. Elizabeth returns from Hamilton in time for the new school year, Abigail gets some family help in the cafe and Bill is getting into some shady deals.