Amen Season 3
Amen Season 3
First Air Date: October 08, 1988
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3x22 A Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Waste (April 22, 1989)
The Reverend, Dea Frye, and Rollie try to talk a young man into going to college, and try to give him examples of what their lives would have been like had they not gone to college themselves.
3x21 Sing, Sister, Sing (April 15, 1989)
A record producer wants to make a star out of Amelia, so the Deacon appoints himself her manager and books her in a club, so the producer can hear her sing. But not being an experienced manager, deacon Frye never checked out the kind of club he booked her into. It turns out the club is a dive that features strippers and women mud wrestlers.
3x20 The Last Supper (April 08, 1989)
While trying to cook a fancy dinner to impress the head of the church council, Thelma refuses the help of the Hetebrink sisters and decides to cook the meal by herself. After she feeds some of her food to the neighbor's pet hamster, and it dies, Thelma fears she served the church board poisoned food, and they all must rush to the hospital.
3x19 First Community Talent Show (April 01, 1989)
Church members perform in a charity show. Songs include ""Triplets,"" ""Sonny Boy,"" ""I Remember It Well,"" ""Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,"" ""Livin' in America,"" and ""Amen."" Easter Seals poster child Joy Hall appears.
3x18 Career Girl (March 18, 1989)
Tired of waiting for Rev. Gregory to marry her, Thelma decides to embark on a marketing career.
3x17 Nothing But the Truth (March 04, 1989)
Rev. Gregory's mother comes to town for a visit, and is smitten by the deacon's charms. So much so, that they get caught in a compromising situation with her taking the deacon's pants off. On the other hand, she disapproves of Thelma because of her large bone structure.
3x16 The Boxer (February 25, 1989)
The congregation thinks the Deacon must be punch-drunk for agreeing to manage boxer Windmill Pearsonâ€”until Windmill gets into the ring with a contender.
3x15 The Psychic (2) (February 18, 1989)
Rev. Gregory looks for a way to convince Thelma that Tanya's prediction is bunk, while Thelma goes on an eating binge and Tanya dons a wedding gown. (Part 2 of 2)
3x14 The Psychic (1) (February 11, 1989)
The Deacon and Thelma seek advice from a client whose psychic powers came from a bump on the head.
3x13 The Green Card (February 04, 1989)
The Deacon's Swedish housekeeper will be deported unless she finds an American citizen willing to marry her. When her husband-to-be drops out at the last minute, Deacon Frye volunteers to stage a marriage ceremony to fool immigration.
3x12 The Reverend Ernest Frye (January 28, 1989)
Thelma cares for Rev. Gregory, who's felled by the measles, and copes with the Deacon, who has appointed himself the new minister.
3x11 I Remember Mama (January 14, 1989)
Certain he is dying, Deacon Frye begins to reminisce about the love he had for Thelma's mother, and how she used to take care of him. He begins to tell Thelma about her late mother, about the day Thelma was brought home from the hospital, and about the day he had to tell her that her mother had died.
3x10 Matchmaker, Matchmaker (January 07, 1989)
A rich widower is willing to make a substantial donation to the church, if the Deacon can match him up with a devout woman to be his bride. When the deacon invites him to a social at his house to introduce him to the eligible women in the church, he spots Thelma, and decides she is the one for him.
3x09 The Deacon's Donkey (December 10, 1988)
The animals in the congregation's live Nativity scene include a goat that sends Rev. Gregory up a tree and an ailing donkey that finds a place in the Deacon's heart.
3x08 Thelma's Handyman (December 03, 1988)
Thelma, at age 34, finds herself in a situation where she has to dissuade a 19-year-old admirer from chasing after her. And because everyone thinks they are having an affair, she tries to halt rumors linking her to the young handyman. The scandalous rumors have not set well with the Reverend, or the young man's girlfriend.
3x07 The Housekeeper (November 26, 1988)
Thelma moves in with Rev. Gregory, creating a church scandal that threatens to defrock the minister.
3x05 Get 'Em Up, Scout (November 12, 1988)
To get a recommendation from the church board, the Deacon has to take a scout troop on a camping trip.
3x04 Court of Love (November 05, 1988)
The Deacon can't keep his mind on church business when a comely legal assistant (Loretta Divine) is brought in by Rev Gregory to assist him on an insurance case. The church needs to win the court case against the insurance company in order to get a new boiler for heat in the church, during the coldest winter on record. The Deacon is so completely smitten by his new assistant that he may be in danger of losing the case.
3x03 Look at Me, I'm Running (October 29, 1988)
Frye campaigns against an imprisoned state senator.
3x02 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (October 22, 1988)
Frye pushes Thelma to give Reuben an ultimatum.
3x01 Fear of Flying (October 08, 1988)
While stuck on a discount flight to the Bahamas, with the gang, Thelma has to overcome her extreme phobia of flying. Little does she know that the pilot has turned green from eating a tuna sandwich, and is out cold. Who will fly the plane? Who will land the plane before they run out of fuel? Will Thelma's worst fears be realized? Will the Reverend be able to say anything to Thelma to make her not afraid?