Eleven years have passed since the Boyajian family celebrated Christmas. Their son was killed during the Gulf War. George wants to celebrate Christmas again, but his wife hasn't wanted to celebrate Christmas since their son was killed. George meets a hitchhiker and learns the man was in the same war as their deceased son. He ask the man to come home with him and meet his wife. But, he wants the hitchhiker to pretend he knew their son. The man shares stories about his son that only George would know. It turned out to be a miraculous Christmas after all.