Christmas at Helping Hands

Leading into the Christmas holidays, we asked some of our friends at Helping Hands to share their thoughts on the Holiday season, here are the answers we received:

Do you like Christmas?

Of course I do

What does Christmas mean to you?

It’s a chance where people can re-establish your sense of community and then there’s the 4 advents

-Rob

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Do you like Christmas?

Yep

What does Christmas mean to you?

Presents, a time of gifts

– John

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Do you like Christmas?

Yep

What does Christmas mean to you?

I’m not too sure

– Donny

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Do you like Christmas?

Somewhat – 6 people in my family died in one year… so I just have to find somewhere to go for Christmas. When they were all around we did everything – went to family, went to relatives.

What does Christmas mean to you?

Gifts, but the main thing is family. Family friends and getting together and having a nice meal. And thinking of the people that don’t have a lot of stuff

-Tom

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Do you like Christmas?

Yes

What does Christmas mean to you?

My mom passed away – a lot of things are going to be hard for me. She really liked Christmas, she did a lot. It’s getting used to being away from her this year.

-Corina

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Do you like Christmas?

Yeah

What does Christmas mean to you?

Friends and family, not really all about the gifts

– Mel

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What does Christmas mean to you?

It’s not about the gifts, that’s why a lot of people don’t like Christmas. But you’re with your family and some of your friends.

– Sam

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Do you like Christmas?

Heck to the yes

What does Christmas mean to you?

Family

– Janice

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Do you like Christmas?

Yes

What does Christmas mean to you?

The birth of Jesus

-Denise

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Do you like Christmas?

I love Christmas

What does Christmas mean to you?

Memories, all the beautiful memories I’ve shared through all the years

– Evelyn

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Do you like Christmas?

I love Christmas too

What does Christmas mean to you?

A wonderful time to remember family

– Sue

Store front of Helping Hands Street Mission
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