A librarian's daughter feels smothered by her mother. The mother tries to do everything for her daughter, not allowing her daughter to make her own decisions and live her own life. Monica helps the mother and daughter.
Mark is a distinguished lawyer who returns to his old neighborhood. He represents a tobacco company in a class action suit. What Mark does not know is that his father works for the tobacco company and has lung cancer.
A minister is involved in a car-accident and his son dies in the other car. Now the minister is beginning to doubt his own abilities - and God - just when the son's surviving friend, a girl he convinced not to steal the church's teen-center money to run away from her overbearing father, has the strength and need to talk to him.
Monica is due for her angel evaluation. She runs into Kathleen, a fallen angel who tricks Monica into another meeting room. Andrew & Tess wait for Monica in the right place. While waiting, the angels recall previous assignments.
Tess revisits the Green's. She tells them God says they need to stay in one place for a while, but Josh needs to go with Tess. Josh has to help Monica see, since she is temporarily blinded. Josh is involved in a drive-by shooting.
A woman hopes to surprise her husband by flying to Paris with him, but has her own surprise when he is with another woman who is pregnant with his child. The other woman goes into labor during flight, and the woman helps deliver the child.
Hank sees a picture of a missing child on a milk carton and realize it is his younger brother. Monica helps him find out the boy was kidnapped years ago. Tess and Andrew help the real father and the lawyer who helped place the young boy.
George is an old army veteran from WWII, Korea, and Vietnam, who thinks he has nothing left to live for. He has also been removed from six separate retirement homes. Monica is assigned to show him the joy of living again.
A rapist who was convicted and now paroled goes to the town of the victim. She is terrified of him. The rapist visits her, asking for forgiveness. She refuses. The angels help all of them with the healing.
A father is disappointed in his son, Kevin, who parties and squanders money as a way of life. When the father dies, Kevin finds out he is cut out of the will and his inheritance. Kevin must learn to get a job and earn his own money.
Joe Greene returns to his brother Russell's home where his son is living. On the drive, he causes an accident that kills two people and puts a child in the hospital. He does not tell anyone. Part 2 is finished on the Promised Land.
A couple expecting their first child have a baby shower at a café where Andrew is the temporary worker. Tess and Monica are Lamaze teachers. During a visit to the doctor, the parents learn their child has Down Syndrome.
A distraught farmer in a drought-stricken community files suit against God. Tess arrives to defend, and Monica to testify. The trial teaches the farmer and everyone else in town the value of being good neighbors, and also drives home a stern lesson about the inherent folly of theodicy--an attempt to judge God by human standards.
At a summer camp, four teenagers are planning to commit suicide because they are HIV-positive and feel they are going to die anyway. The girls come with attitudes as well. The angels help them see life is worth living.
Andrew is an eligible bachelor placed on auction to raise money for medical research. A female doctor wins the bid for Andrew, but then refuses to go on a date since she is too busy. Andrew teaches her to enjoy the life God gave her.
Libby's father was on the Hollywood Blacklist in the 1950s, but is now being honored. Libby's father is dead, but his best friend and Libby's mother are to accept the award. When Vera refuses, Libby finds out the truth from that time.
Annie is a bitter widow who is losing her eyesight. She is angry with her friends every since her husband died years previous. The angels help the friends talk to each other and find the truth about the husband's death.
Wayne gets upset when Joey breaks a special ornament for the Christmas tree. He leaves the house and Joey is alone. Monica visits Joey and takes care of him, telling his a story of Christmas past. After much worry, Wayne comes home.