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.
Margie Burger is Director of Prayer Ministries of Aldersgate Renewal Ministries, based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. She teaches workshops and seminars on prayer, including the Prayer Explosion of Windsor Village United Methodist Church in Houston. Burger graduated from Millersville University in Pennsylvania.