There is a strong connection between knowing significant parts of the Bible and staying strong in the faith. Know that, in 2015, this congregation set our to memorize a verse or set of verses each month.
We continue what we hope to be a longstanding and fruitful tradition. This year, we take on a verse a week challenge from Lent to Pentecost.
This is for all ages.
January John 13:34-35
February Hebrews 4:13
Lent to Pentecost—Verse per week
3 March Proverbs 10:12
10 March Philippians 2:14
17 March Hebrews 11:1
24 March Romans 12:12
31 March 1 John 4:19
7 April Psalm 150:6
14 April Psalm 136:1
21 April Proverbs 27:17
28 April Philippians 4:4
5 May Colossians 3:2
12 May 1 Chronicles 16:11
19 May Luke 6:31
26 May Acts 2:21
2 June Ecclesiastes 3:1
June Acts 4:11-12
July Matthew 5:13
August Deuteronomy 6:4-9
September 1 John 4:18
October Ruth 1:16
November Revelation 4:11
December Luke 2:8-12 (NKJV)
All memory verses are in the NIV unless otherwise noted.
January Micah 6:8 Danny Rush
February John 3:16-17 Rodney Chilton
March John 4:8 Gene Reeves
April Malachi 3:10 Gerald Stegall
May 1 John 4:10 Kathy Stegall
June Psalm 119:105 Rick Reeves
July Matthew 22:37-40 Don Foust
August Matthew 28:18-20 Dana Ellis
September Exodus 20:1-3 Kendra Walker
October Numbers 6:24-26 Rick Ellis
November Psalm 100 Garrett Stegall
December John 1:14 Larry Walker
The word of God is alive and active, sharper than any double-edged sword. It cuts all the way through, to where soul and spirit meet, to where joints and marrow come together. It judges the desires and thoughts of the heart.
Hebrews 4:12 GNT
All memory verses are to be learned together in the NIV unless otherwise noted.
2017 Memory Verses
January 1 Peter 2:9 (NIV) Amanda Rush
February 1 John 3:18 (HCSB) Dana Ellis
March Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) Garrett Stegall
April Romans 8:28 (KJV) Carolyn Murray
May 1 Thessalonians 4:11-12 (NASB) Rick Ellis
June 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NIV) Rick Reeves
July Romans 8:38-39 (NIV) Kathy Stegall
August Isaiah 6:3 (NIV) Gerald Stegall
September Matthew 28:18-20 (NIV) Kendra Walker
October Hebrews 11:6 (NIV) Larry Walker
November 1 John 1:7 (NIV) Rodney Chilton
December Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV) Kristy Denbo
Other verses that we have learned.
For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.
Hebrews 4:12 (NIV)
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NIV)
Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.
Psalm 109:105 (NIV)
Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”
John 8:31-32 (NKJV)
2016 Memory Verses
January 2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV Dana Ellis
February Psalm 19:14 Rodney Chilton
March James 4:7-8 Garrett Stegall
April John 10:10 Gene Reeves
May Romans 12:1-2 Rick Ellis
June Philippians 4:13 NKJV Kathy Stegall
July 2 Timothy 3:16-17 Pam Delp
August John 11:25-26 Gerald Stegall
September James 5:16 Robert Rush
October 2 Chronicles 7:14 Larry Walker
November Psalm 107:1-3 NKJV Robert Wascom
December Luke 2:8-12 NKJV Lori Schneberger
Earlier Memory verses
We will use the NIV unless otherwise noted.