Two married couples are seeking Bishop's help to deliver final ultimatums to their spouses. Included: A newlywed wife is fed up with her college athlete husband and hopes the Bishop can help him break his habits. Also: Another wife is torn between her husband and children.
Bishop Jakes talks to families who are in conflict over finances. Included: A young woman who says her life was ruined after her mother forged her name on private student loans that left her $297,000 in debt. Also: A wife who's up in arms because her handyman husband wants to change careers and become a rock star. Financial expert Michelle Singletary offers advice on how to manage money; and the Bishop discusses how views and values can make money a source of tension.
A couple who have 15 children between them would like to have a child together, but can't afford tubal reversal surgery. Also: A 34-year-old relationship blogger from L.A. who's single and looking for love gets set up on a blind date by Glamour magazine and reveals whether she has found her perfect match.
A married couple ask for the Bishop's help with the aftermath of each spouse's cheating. First, he did; then to get revenge, she cheated too. They want to know if it's possible to repair the damage. Then, a couple who turned an affair that nearlydestroyed their marriage into a call to action--rather than giving up, they worked on creating the change that has kept their relationship strong ever since.
The story of an Atlanta woman who reunited with her grade-school crush after learning he was serving time in a California prison for a murder conviction. After months of exchanging letters, the two fell in love and eventually married.
Bishop Jakes talks to fascinating people with unbelievable stories. Included: A woman whose heart stopped for 45 minutes after she gave birth to her baby daughter and survived; a 12-year-old girl who fell 30 feet into a hollowed-out tree and came out cured of her disease; and an 8-year-old boy who was the first recipient to receive a double hand transplant.
Stories about financial hardship. Included: Vin Baker, who was worth $100 million and lost it all due to alcohol addiction, making bad financial decisions and trusting the wrong people. He talks about how he is now working at a Starbucks and hoping to become a manager in the next few weeks. Also: a 59-year-old woman from Minnesota who has lost everything due to her addiction to gambling over the last 13 years.
The topic is relationships. Included: Funny ladies Kim Coles and Sheryl Underwood dish about their journeys on the path to finding love. Also: advice for single ladies on what is needed to find, meet and snag a Prince Charming, and live happily ever after.
Guests include two competitive sports dads who will stop at nothing to see their kids succeed at their given sport. Included: Legendary NBA player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talks about the consequences this type of parental behavior can have on children.