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.
Scott Kisker lives in the Washington, DC area where he is Associate Professor and the James C. Logan Chair of Evangelism and Wesley Studies at Wesley Theological Seminary. A graduate of Swarthmore College (BA, 1989) and Duke University (MDiv, 1993), Kisker earned his PhD at Drew University in 2003. He was associate pastor of the American Protestant Church in Bonn, Germany and also served as director of the Charles Wesley Heritage Centre in Bristol, England. He is married and has five children.