Hope is With the Heart
Elizabeth writes in her journal about how special baby Jack is and how much joy he brings her. There is love all around them in Hope Valley. Jesse shares his issues with Henry buying his land and how he may have made a mistake selling it to him. He confronts Henry and says he wants to present his case to the presiding judge who will be coming in a day. Allie shares with Nathan that she is having difficulties making friends. Clara oversees Henry giving money to Lucas.
Lucas finds a location for the library and tells Elizabeth that he’s decided to donate it to the town. Elizabeth is floored. Bill surprises Henry when he tells him that he was sworn in and is now the judge hearing cases in Hope Valley.
Elizabeth and her students work on organizing the space for the new library. Lucas invites Elizabeth to the saloon for lunch after their work is done but she declines, anxious to get home to baby Jack. Faith thanks Carson for pushing her to connect with her father, sharing how much she is enjoying reconnecting with him. Jesse presents his case in front of the town and Bill. After court is recessed, Clara tells Jesse that she saw Henry pass money to Lucas.