New every morning is your love, great God of light, and all day long you are working for good in the world. Stir up in us desire to serve you, to live peacefully with our neighbors and all your creation, and to devote each day to your Son, our Savior Jesus Christ. Amen.

"A Liturgy for Morning Prayer," Upper Room Worshipbook

Used by permission from the Book of Common Worship, © 2018 Westminster John Knox Press. All rights reserved. This prayer appears in “A Liturgy for Morning Prayer” in Upper Room Worshipbook.

Beth Taulman Miller

Beth Taulman Miller is a spiritual director who lives in Chicago. She is cofounder of Thrive Resources, a center for spiritual direction and pastoral counseling. Since 2009 she has also been part of the team at Faithful and True, a counseling center dealing with sexual addiction, where she and her husband, Greg, are the directors of workshops.

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