Payne Speaking Mon. April, 21 at 09:00 amCurtis protest his retirement at City Hall and C.J. reveals to Curtis that he's taking Curtis's job at the firehouse. Meanwhile, Ella battles with an innovative new pastor who plans to shut down the help center to make way for a new multi-media outreach program.
Parental Payne Tue. April, 22 at 09:00 amCalvin confronts Miranda, thinking she had an abortion. Meanwhile, Malik is cast in the school's production of Othello but the supposedly liberal father of the white girl cast opposite Malik won't allow Malik to kiss her in the play.
Payne, Payne Go Away Wed. April, 23 at 09:00 amC.J., Janine and the kids move out of the Payne house. Meanwhile, Jazmine, feeling ignored by everyone and jealous of the twins, decides to run away.
Marriage Paynes Thu. April, 24 at 09:00 amAll three couples go on an eye-opening marriage retreat. At the end of the retreat, Miranda asks Calvin for a divorce. Meanwhile, Claretha and Floyd babysit for the twins while everyone is away--it's scary.
Ms. Curtis Fri. April, 25 at 09:00 amRunning into each other for the first time since she asked for a divorce, Calvin and Miranda get stuck in an elevator together. Meanwhile, Curtis accidentally takes Ella's estrogen pills, and we see his "softer" side.
Oh Christmas Payne Pt. 1 Sat. April, 26 at 08:00 amWhen Jazmine fails to appreciate the real meaning of Christmas, family members and friends share their own versions of the Nativity story with the family taking on the roles of Mary, Joseph and the innkeeper.
Where There's a Will, There's a Way Mon. April, 28 at 09:00 amAfter the death of a friend, Curtis and Ella prepare a will. Meanwhile, Miranda's mom pays a visit.
Epic Fail Tue. April, 29 at 09:00 amElla is overwhelmed and falls behind in her studies due to church duties, household duties, taking care of Curtis and the rest of the family. Ella fails a test she needed to graduate and she snaps on the family. Meanwhile, Calvin and Miranda realize it's the day of their anniversary, and they both pretend they didn't forget.
Foster Paynes Wed. April, 30 at 09:00 amElla brings home a troubled youth from the Help Center. Meanwhile, Janine and Miranda compete to get in a competitive day care.
Talented Paynes Thu. May, 01 at 09:00 amAs Claretha secretly deals with the possibility of losing her home, the family participates in a talent show. Calvin and Miranda combine their unique talents for the show.