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.
James C. Logan
Rev. Dr. James C. Logan is Emeritus professor of Wesley Theological Seminary, where he was Professor of Systematic Theology (1966-1990), and E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism (1990-2001). A well-known Wesleyan scholar, Logan has written numerous books, articles, and reviews for periodicals.