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.
Emmaus Library: The Board of Directors
Walk to Emmaus
Richard A. Gilmore
• March 2000
eBook (Available in ePub or Kindle)
Designed especially for members of the board of directors, this 40-page booklet is an insightful resource covering many aspects of the board. A former consultant with many Emmaus communities, Gilmore explains the responsibilities of board members, duties of board committees, possible committee assignments, and much more.
Dick Gilmore was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. He earned a bachelor’s degree in physics and math from Hanover College and a PhD in biophysics from The University of California at Berkeley. He spent 8 years as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Public Health Service, then 30 years in academia, mostly in medical schools. In 1998 he retired from academia and moved to Tucson, Arizona. Dick served as the International Lay Director for The Upper Room Walk to Emmaus from 2001–2007. He resides in Nashville, Tennessee and enjoys reading, writing poetry, woodworking, and traveling.
Kindle ISBN: 978-0-8358-1501-7
EPub ISBN: 978-0-8358-1502-4
Imprint: Upper Room
Pub Date: March 2000
Trim Size: 5.375 in (w) x 8.5 in (h) x 0.083 in (d)
Page Count: 40
BISAC Categories: RELIGION / Christian Ministry / General