Planning a worship service around this topic can be powerful for refugees around the world—and for your congregation. Here are a variety of tools, minutes for mission, hymns, and prayers to consider.

  • World Refugee Day graphic
  • A Short Meditation: “Migration, Faith, and Names: the Bible as Immigration Manual"

 

Hymns

  • "When the Poor Ones" 762: Glory to God
  • "This Is My Song" 340: Glory to God
  • "O God of Every Nation" 756: Glory to God
  • "For Everyone Born" 769: Glory to God
  • "By the Waters of Babylon (Psalm 137)" 784: Glory to God
  • "We Are One in Christ Jesus" 322: Glory to God
  • "I to the Hills Will Lift My Eyes (Psalm 121)" 45: Glory to God
  • "To the Hills I Lift My Eyes (Psalm 121)" 845: Glory to God
  • "A Little Bit of Salt" by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette
  • "God of the Traveler" by Bill McConnell
  • "I Lift My Eyes" by Bill McConnell (text only)
  • "I Lift My Eyes" by Bill McConnell (with music

Prayers

Videos

 

Children’s sermon: Crocodile’s Crossing: A Search for Home (a Flyaway Books picture book which also includes an activity guide)

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