God of hope, God of expectation, we meet this new day with a sense of anticipation, eager for your presence. Help us to prepare, help us to live in such a way that others may find a place in our journey together in life. Point us to new life in you! In the Word-made-flesh, we pray. Amen.
Written by Pastor Tyler Gingrich, of MNO Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) – Youth