Marlene Covington is the devout wife of a preacher locked up for a crime that may have been committed by their son. Keisha Reed is an LA mother struggling to make ends meet while the faithless father of her two children serves time. Rosalinda Miles works two jobs to support her ailing mother and pay legal fees for her career-criminal lover. Alex DeBoise has come a long way from a New Orleans ghetto to the posh Bel Air home she shares with her husband - until he goes to jail for embezzlement. They are the Ladies in Waiting - and they are using the power of God to make a change.