Rose, Jane, and Fran meet every week in their peaceful chapel and knit prayer shawls, until their pastor boots them out in his last-ditch effort to revive the dwindling congregation. Margaret isn't having it. Knitting prayer shawls where people can watch is the most ridiculous thing she's ever heard. But with no choice, the others embrace the challenge. They pack their knitting bags and drag Margaret to the mall with them. Can they find the courage to tackle the increasing number of knotty issues they learn about in the community - or will the tangle be too much to unravel?