Lord God, no one is a stranger to You
and no one is ever far from your loving care.
In your kindness this Christmas,
watch over refugees and victims of war,
those separated from their loved ones,
people who are lost and those who have
Bring them back safely to the
place where they long to be
and help us always to show your kindness
to strangers and to all those in need.
We ask you this through Christ our Lord.
Taken from our Prayer Book - Christmas Joy, a 12-page booklet of Christmas Prayers.