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.
Dan R. Dick
Dan R. Dick is research coordinator and project manager for the New Solutions Team for GBOD, Nashville, Tennessee, and a clergy member of the Greater New Jersey Annual Conference. He has served as a local church pastor, a director of Christian education, and a director of stewardship ministries for an annual conference of The United Methodist Church. Dick is the author of several books published by Discipleship Resources as well as best-selling devotional for Barbour & Company.