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.

Kay Gray

Rev. Kay Gray served church in Nashville for the last 25 years of her ministry; Donelson Heights United Methodist Church was her appointment at the time of retirement. Kay's Fourth Day commitments include coordinating a ministry in her church with the homeless in Nashville and participating in a Covenant Discipleship accountability group with her husband, Buddy. Kay enjoys her seven grandchildren as often as possible!

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