Three friends sit in a Starbucks, trying to "one up" each other by bragging about how important their jobs are for the betterment of the world. However, when they find out the man next to them is a fireman, they begin to get some perspective on how to help others before themselves.
When Candy visits her friend Gretchen in California for the first time, she is surprised to see the dirty, tiny apartment where Gretchen lives, especially after Gretchen has described how blessed her life is.
Twenty-year-old Lizzie makes a surprise visit home from college. Her father is suspicious there's more to the visit than Lizzie's letting on. It turns out Lizzie has really overcommitted herself and needs a little comfort from Dad.