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Memory Verses Ages 16-18

2011

January
How do I attain wisdom and knowledge?
Proverbs 1:5   A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:

February
Proverbs 1:7   The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.   

March
Proverbs 2:6   For the Lord giveth wisdom: out of His mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.

April
Proverbs 3:5-7   Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.  In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths.  Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil.

May
Hosea 14:9   Who is wise, and he shall understand these things?   prudent, and he shall know them?   for the ways of the Lord are right, and the just shall walk in them: but the transgressors shall fall therein. 

June
Deuteronomy 6:18   And thou shalt do that which is right and good in the sight of the Lord: that it may be well with thee…

July
Deuteronomy 6:2   That thou mightest fear the Lord thy God, to keep all His statutes and His commandments, which I command thee, thou, and thy son, and thy son’s son, all the days of thy life; and that thy days may be prolonged.

August
Deuteronomy 6:5   And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.

September
I need to keep myself pure.
1 Corinthians 6:19-20   What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?   For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.

October
I need to be like Paul, and I should pray about God’s plans for my life.
Philippians 4:12-13   I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.   I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

November
The Lord should be first in everything we do.
1 Corinthians 10:31   Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.

December
Joshua 24:15   And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve…but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.

 

2012

January
I can grow spiritually by learning more about the Bible.
Hebrews 5:13-14   For every one that useth milk is unskilful in the word of righteousness: for he is a babe.   But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern good and evil.   

February
I can grow spiritually by memorizing God’s Word.
Colossians 3:16   Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.

March
I can grow spiritually by using the gifts God has given me.
1 Corinthians 12:12   For as the body is one, and hath many members, and all the members of that one body, being many, are one body: so also is Christ.

April
I can grow spiritually by talking to God every day.
James 4:14-15   Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow.  For what is your life?  It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.  For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.

May
I can grow spiritually by working together with other Christians at my church.
Psalms 133:1   Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

June
God offers me the ultimate gift.
Ephesians 2:8-10   For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God.  Not of works, lest any man should boast.  For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.

July
God wants me to honor Him.
Exodus 20:3-5   Thou shalt have no other gods before me.  Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:  Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord they God am a jealous God…  

August
Exodus 20:7-8   Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh His name in vain.  Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.

September
God is faithful.
1 Corinthians 10:13   There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.

October
God is my authority.
Philippians 2:9-10   Wherefore God also hath highly exalted Him, and given Him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; 

November
Matthew 28:18   And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
December
I am forgiven because of Jesus Christ.
Ephesians 1:7   In whom we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace;

 

2013

January
1 John 1:9   If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

February
I am justified because of Jesus Christ.
Romans 3:23-25   For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;  Being justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus:  Whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in His blood, to declare His righteousness for the remission of sins…

March
I have been redeemed through the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 1:18-20   Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;  But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot:  Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world…

April
I have peace through the Lord Jesus Christ.
Colossians 1:20   And, having made peace through the blood of His cross, by Him to reconcile all things unto himself; by Him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.

May
Philippians 4:7   And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

June
The Lord Jesus Christ is my example.
1 Peter 2:21   For even hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow His steps:

July
I need to walk in the Spirit.
Galatians 5:16   This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh.

August
The Holy Spirit helps me pray.
Romans 8:26   Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.

September
I am sealed by the Holy Spirit.
Ephesians 1:13   In whom ye also trusted, after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise,

October
Ephesians 4:30   And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.

November
I need to know the fruit of the Spirit.
Galatians 5:22-23   But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.

December
Paul reminds us that we are one body in Christ.
Ephesians 4:1-3   I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;  Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.