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.

H. Eddie Fox

Dr. H. Eddie Fox, of Nashville, Tennessee, is one of Methodism's foremost evangelists. He has been director of the World Methodist Evangelism office of the World Methodist Council since 1987. His efforts at linking Methodists through the "Connecting Congregations" program have resulted in some 140 such New Testament-model partnerships between established churches and newly formed congregations. He also directs the activities of 16 regional evangelists worldwide and has been a strong advocate of training indigenous people to reach their fellow citizens with the gospel.

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