Tuesday 6 December 2016

Sharing the same spirit by serving others on Christmas Day

Published 28/12/2015 | 02:30

'People just like you and me left the comfort of their homes and gave up their day to serve Christmas dinner to the needy' (picture posed)
'People just like you and me left the comfort of their homes and gave up their day to serve Christmas dinner to the needy' (picture posed)

What do a Nigerian, an American, a Canadian, a family of five who are getting ready to move to England, and more than a few Irish folks have in common? Well, they all met, many for the first time, on Christmas Day, to prepare and serve dinner for the needy at St Patrick's Church in Waterford Ireland.

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We met many new friends, extended our worldwide family and recognised that all us are in need, especially of one another.

We all came from different backgrounds, different jobs and different places on the journey. But we all shared the same spirit. A spirit that says everybody matters and nobody is wasted.

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