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
Reprinted 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.
Jacob Armstrong is the founding pastor of Providence Church, a United Methodist church plant in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, that reaches 1,000 people each week. Armstrong is passionate about what he calls "Worship Without Walls," taking God's love beyond the walls of a building to places of need in the community and world. He is the author of 5 books, including Interruptions.