11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. NIV
31 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.
2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. NIV
13 I can do everything through him who gives me strength. NIV
31 but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. NIV
I lift up my eyes to the hills — where does my help come from?
2 My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. NIV
4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
5 Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.
6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. NIV
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13 Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead,
14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus. NIV
18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” NIV
18 “Come now, let us reason together,” says the Lord. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.
The Lord had said to Abram, “Leave your country, your people and your father’s household and go to the land I will show you.
2 “I will make you into a great nation and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing.
3 I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.” NIV
14 “Now fear the Lord and serve him with all faithfulness. Throw away the gods your forefathers worshiped beyond the River and in Egypt, and serve the Lord.
15 But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your forefathers served beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.” NIV
15 I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. NIV
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21 Again Jesus said, “Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you.” NIV
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8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”
16 In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. SCRIPTURE MEMORY FOR 2015
“I am carrying on a great project and cannot go down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and go down to you?”
1 John 5:14-15
14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.
15 And if we know that he hears us — whatever we ask — we know that we have what we asked of him. NIV
4 Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one.
5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
6 These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts.
7 Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.
8 Tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads.
9 Write them on the doorframes of your houses and on your gates. NIV
5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;
6 in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. NIV
14 For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. 15 But if you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. NIV
1 Corinthians 2:12
12 We have not received the spirit of the world but the Spirit who is from God, that we may understand what God has freely given us. NIV
33 But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. NIV
21 For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. NIV
32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. NIV
32 But we had to celebrate and be glad, because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.'” NIV
2 Chronicles 7:14
14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land. NIV
1 Corinthians 10:13
13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. NIV
2 Timothy 2:2
2 And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable men who will also be qualified to teach others. NIV
1 Corinthians 2:9
“No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him”— NIV
1 Corinthians 6:19-20
19 Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; 20 you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your body. NIV
2 Corinthians 5:17
17 . . . if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come! NIV
2 Corinthians 5:19-20
19. . . he has committed to us the message of reconciliation.
20 We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. NIV
1 Corinthians 15:58
my dear brothers, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
1 Peter 3:1-2
they may be won over without words by the behavior . . . 2 when they see the purity and reverence of your lives. NIV
The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. NIV
3 You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you. NIV
Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God — this is your spiritual act of worship. 2 Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is — his good, pleasing and perfect will. NIV
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2 Peter 3:18
18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever! Amen.
105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.
10 “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
21 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. NIV
1 Peter 5:6-7
6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. NIV
1 Peter 3:15-16
15 But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect,
16 keeping a clear conscience, so that those who speak maliciously against your good behavior in Christ may be ashamed of their slander.
5 Joshua told the people, “Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do amazing things among you.”
24 And they praised God because of me. NIV
30 . . . “Do not be afraid” NIV
38 “I am the Lord’s servant,” NIV
14 “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests.”
37 “ For nothing is impossible with God.” NIV
19 But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.