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How to Memorize Scripture Part 3

By Dr. Richard J. Krejcir
What Do I Memorize?

Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. Psalm 119:2
 
What Do I Memorize?

Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. Psalm 119:2

Start with these passages: Deut. 6:4-9; 11:18-21; Josh. 1:8; Psalm 37:31; 63:1-8; 119: 9-11, 72, 105; Prov. 6:20-22; Matt. 4:1-11; John 4:24; 15:7; 17:17; Acts 18:28; 20:32; Rom 12:1-2; Phil. 3:10; 4:6-7; Eph. 4:14; 5:17; Col. 3:16; 1 Thess. 2:13; 5:11; 2 Tim. 2:15; 3:16; Heb. 4:12; James 1:21-25; 1 Pet. 2:2; 3:15; 2 Pet. 1-4, 5-7, 8-9, 10-12…

Here is a guide I used when I was on Staff with Campus Crusade in the 80s:

Scripture Memory Verses

Christ-Centered

New Creation

2 Cor. 5:17

Col. 2:6

Col. 2:9,10

Christ Centered

John 15:5

Phil. 1:6

Gal. 2:20

Word Centered

Matt. 4:4

Acts 20:32

Col. 3:16

Prayer Centered

John 16:24

Matt. 21:22

1 John 5:14,15

Obedience

John 14:21

John 15:10,14

Heb. 5:8

Witnessing

1 John 1:3

Acts 1:8

1 Pet. 3:15

 

Salvation

Fact of Sin

Rom. 3:23

John 3:19

Rom. 3:12

Penalty of Sin

Rom. 6:23

Heb. 9:27

Rom. 5:12

Penalty Paid

Rom. 5:8

1 Pet. 3:18

1 Cor. 15:3,4

Salvation a Gift

Eph. 2:8,9

Rom. 3:24

Titus 3:5

Must Receive

John 1:12

Rev. 3:20

Rom. 10:9,10

Assurance

1 John 5:11,12

John 5:24

1 John 5:13

 

Lord's Promises

Forgiveness

1 John 1:9

Eph. 1:7

1 John 2:1,2

Comfort

1 Pet. 5:7

2 Cor. 1:3,4

Matt. 11:28

Victory

1 Cor. 10:13

1 John 5:4,5

2 Cor. 2:14

Rewards

1 Cor. 15:58

2 Cor. 5:10

2 Tim. 4:8

Inheritance

Rom. 8:16,17

1 Pet. 1:3,4

Titus 3:7

Second Coming

1 Thess. 4:16,17

Titus 2:12,13

John 14:2,3

 

Commands

Follow Christ

Luke 9:23

1 John 2:6

1 Pet 2:21

Separate from World

2 Cor. 6:17,18

Rom. 12:2

1 John 2:15,16

Strong in Temptation

Jam. 1:12

1 Cor. 16:13

1 Pet. 1:6,7

Endure Suffering

Phil 1:29

1 Pet. 4:12,13

Heb. 12:3

Spiritual Warfare

Eph. 6:10,11

1 Tim. 6:11,12

2 Tim. 2:3,4

Go

John 20:21

2 Cor. 5:19,20

Mark 16:15

 

Spiritual Fruit

Love

John 13:34,35

1 John 3:23

Gal. 5:22,23

Joy

John 15:11

Phil. 4:4

2 Cor. 6:10

Peace

John 14:27

John 16:33

Phil. 4:6,7

Patience

Heb. 10:36

James 1:2-4

1 Pet. 2:20

Faith

Acts 27:25

Heb. 11:6

Rom. 4:20,21

Humility

Phil. 2:3,4

Matt. 20:26,27

1 Pet. 5:5,6

 

God's Word

Inspiration

2 Tim. 3:16

2 Pet. 1:20,21

1 Thess. 2:13

Read It

Rev. 1:3

1 Tim. 4:13

Deut. 17:19

Study It

Acts 17:11

2 Tim. 2:15

Ps. 119:9,11

Love It

Ps. 138:2

Jer. 15:16

Job 23:12

Meditate on It

Ps. 1:2,3

Josh. 1:8

Ps. 119:148

Hear It

Rom. 10:17

James 1:22

Luke 11:28

From: Campus Crusade for Christ International

Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble at them, for the LORD your God is the one who goes with you. He will not fail you or forsake you. Deuteronomy 31:6

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