"Love's Everlasting Courage" is a Hallmark Original Movie about a frontier family, based on the popular book series by Janette Oke, whose books inspired the "Love Saga" movie series. Janette Oke also the stories that inspire Hallmark's new seres When Calls the Heart." When Calls the Heart a frontier series on Hallmark Channel
Cheryl Ladd (“Las Vegas”), Bruce Boxleitner (“TRON: Legacy”), Wes Brown (“True Blood”) and Julie Mond (“General Hospital”) star as a frontier family beset by sudden tragedy in “Love’s Everlasting Courage,” “the second prequel inspired by prolific Christian author Janette Oke’s inspirational Love Comes Softly books, and Oke’s lead character Clark Davis. Love Begins by Janette Oke on Hallmark Channel.
Clark Davis (Brown), now married to Ellen (Mond) struggles to maintain his land and support his family during a long drought. They are under pressure to repay a bank loan, so Ellen takes a job in town as a seamstress, but soon becomes ill with scarlet fever and passes away.
Clark is devastated at the loss of beloved wife, so he turns to his parents Irene (Ladd) and Lloyd (Boxleiter) for help. Clark is threatened by the potential loss of his home and under pressure from the bank, in addition to dealing with grief. He considers sending his daughter, Missy, to live with his parents. Missy runs away after accidentally setting the house on fire and Clark faces the possibility of losing the person he loves most.
Clark's parents and the townspeople want to help find a solution to his financial problems. Lloyd does not have the money to help Clark pay the bank loan, but helps him to drill for water. The neighbors pitch in to help repair the damage from the fire and to dig for water. Clark realizes that he does not want to give up on the land and the community that have come mean so much to him.
The cast of “Love's Everlasting Courage" includes: Cheryl Ladd (Irene), Bruce Boxleitner (Lloyd), Wes Brown (Clark), Morgan Lily (Missie) and Julie Mond (Ellen).
"Love’s Everlasting Courage” is an MNG Films Ireland Production in association with Larry Levinson Productions. Larry Levinson is the executive producer. Randy Pope and Mary Callery are the co-executive producers and Erik Heiberg and Lincoln Lageson are the producers. Bradford May directed from a script by Kevin Bocarde.