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.

Patricia Wilson

Patricia Wilson is a graduate of Ryerson University in Toronto. She has a diverse background and a wide range of business experience, having worked in the fields of education, marketing, high tech, healthcare, and publishing for both corporate and public sector (government), organizations. Wilson also writes on a wide variety of subjects, from motivational themes to business how-tos, mysteries and regional humour. As a professional motivational speaker, she has travelled throughout Canada, the United States, Great Britain and the Philippines, bringing her seminars to thousands of people. Recently, she retired and lives with her husband inVictoria, British, Columbia.

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