Feeling like life has taken everything from him, recently paroled thief Jon Price is forced to return to his small, rainy hometown of Fall City, Washington where he gets a job at the post office for holidays. At home he meets Olivia, a struggling single mother, who shows Jon true kindness. Jon unexpectedly begins to find joy as he grows closer to Olivia and begins filling the role of a father for her daughter, Adiel. Working to change, Jon begins responding to children's letters to Santa. But Jon's new life crumbles when his past is revealed, he is fired from work and his Santa letters get locked away. Even worse, Jon intercepts a letter from Olivia and discovers her Christmas wish is to have her ex come home. Suddenly, with everything taken from him again, Jon must decide how much he's willing to sacrifice to give Olivia what she want or if he will fight to take back the happy life he finally found.