Tuesday, January 1, 2008

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone!!! Below is today's reflection for the New Year from the Upper Room. I really like it so I thought I would pass it along! Blessings and Favor on your 2008!

TAKE ME INTO A NEW YEAR, Gracious God. Help me to continue looking for meaning, seeking peace, praying for light, dancing for joy, working for justice, and singing your praise. I go into the new year filled with expectations, a touch of worry, and a bundle of hope. I do not journey into the new year alone but with you as my guide, with a commitment to my disciplines, with a community of family, friends, and faith. Take me into the new year, Creator of beauty and wonder. Bless me with the companionship of Jesus, and gift me with the guidance and power of the Spirit. Amen.

- Larry James Peacock
Openings: A Daybook of Saints, Psalms, and Prayer


Juliana said...

I liked that, thanks for sharing it!
We had fun with you guys last night! Im glad to have such great friends to start a new year with! Love you guys!

Kat said...

What a beautiful prayer! I love it! Happy New Year!

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