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.
Carolyn Winfrey Gillette
Carolyn Winfrey Gillette is currently co-pastor at Limestone Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, Delaware. She was a pastor and hospice chaplain in both New Jersey and Delaware. She received a BA in Religion from Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pennsylvania and her MDiv from Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. Carolyn and her husband, Bruce, have three children. Her other works include Gifts of Love (Geneva Press).