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.

Tim M. Farabaugh

Tim M. Farabaugh is Executive Director of the Hermitage in Northern Virginia, a community designed for active older adults age 62 or older that is located near Washington, DC in Alexandria, and historic Old Town Alexandria. Farabaugh has lectured at Wesley Theological Seminary and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. He has also worked with Richard M. Gentzler, Jr. in presentations concerning aging. He has an MDiv from Methesco in Delaware, Ohio. He self-published 2 books: Ministry to and with the Elderly and A Guide to Long-Term Care Administration.

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