Madea takes on a new job at her great niece Eileen's local store in a small rural town but loses the job on her first day. Meanwhile EIleen's daughter Lacey who is a teacher at the town's small school says the school does not have the money this year to hold the annual Christmas jubilee and she also says that she will not be able to come for a visit during the holidays. Lacey is also dealing with Eileen not knowing she has broken up with her boyfriend Oliver. Determined to see her daughter, Eileen hooks up with Madea and Oliver and gets a plan to come home for Christmas and help the school all through the business ventures of her store.