Welcome to Christmas Season

Here you will find prayers and reflections for the Christmas season, including original responsive prayers for use in Christmas services. I hope you find something to draw you deeper into this holy season of joy and new life.
Note that in all responsive prayers, the Leader's words are shown in plain text, and the People's response in bold italic.

Prayers – Singing Our New Song

A Litany for Christmas services by Margaret D. McGee.


Friends, let us pray together, calling on the blessing of the Savior Child, singing our new song of praise and joy. [Read more…]

Prayers in Joy and Thanksgiving at Christ’s Birth

A Litany for Christmas Services by Margaret D. McGee.


In joy and thanksgiving at Christ’s birth, let us sing to the Lord a new song,
On earth peace, good will among people. [Read more…]

Prayers – In This Small Place Made Glorious

Responsive prayers by Brad Offutt, for use at Christmas services.


God of unimaginable love, on the first Christmas You became one of us.

We celebrate Your love for every person in every place and time. [Read more…]