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.
MaryJane Pierce Norton
• July 2015
eBook (Available in ePub or Kindle)
Children Worship! offers planned experiences that help children understand what is expected in worship, how to participate, and what our words and actions mean. This thirteen-session worship education resource helps congregations incorporate young children into the worshiping community. Sessions focus on the six actions of worship and cover the following topics: Gathering, Giving, Praise and Thanks, Praying, Proclaiming, Responding, and Sending.
MaryJane Pierce Norton is an author, Christian educator, and nationally recognized speaker in the areas of faith formation, generational theory, and faith development in the home. Associate General Secretary in Leadership Ministries for the General Board of Discipleship, Nashville, TN, she is the author of Children Worship!, Faith Home (with Debra Ball-Kilbourne), Teaching Young Children, Your Baby is for Loving; and Making God Real for a New Generation (with Craig Kennet Miller). MaryJane is a deacon in the North Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church.
Kindle ISBN: 978-0-88177-748-2
EPub ISBN: 978-0-88177-749-9
Imprint: Discipleship Resources
Pub Date: July 2015
Trim Size: 8.5 in (w) x 11 in (h) x 0.273 in (d)
Page Count: 128
BISAC Categories: RELIGION / Christian Education / Children & Youth