Addressing the overwhelming dilemma, a choice must be made—time’s up! The long, arduous, and at times even profound, process—with all its emotional ups-and-downs—comes to an end. Will the Compass Committee decide to close the church’s doors or keep them open? For most around the table of six, it’s a never-ending discussion. For Mr. Riley? Enough said. The least unlikely persuader works its way forward, revealing the biggest surprise yet of The Committee’s journey together.