CGYG and LIFE encourages the discipline of scripture memorization. The
following is a resource to provide memory verse cards for those who wish
to commit to this discipline. All passages use the 1984 NIV translation.
His divine power has
given us everything we need for
life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his
Therefore, 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.
I have been crucified
Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me.The life I live in the body, I live by faith
in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
Whoever has my commands
obeys them, he is the one who loves me.He
who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will
love him and
show myself to him
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is
Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!
Therefore, I urge you,
in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy
pleasing to God—this is your spiritual act of worship
Do not let this Book of
depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may
careful to do everything written in it.Then
you will be prosperous and successful.
If you remain in me and
remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be given you.
2 Timothy 3:16-17
All Scripture is
and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in
so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Do not be anxious about
anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving,
your requests to God.And the peace of
God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and
in Christ Jesus.
"Come, follow me,"
Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men."
I am not ashamed of the
because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who
first for the Jew, then for the Gentile.
For where two or three
together in my name, there am I with them.
And let us consider how
we may spur one another on
toward love and good deeds. Let us not
give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us
encourage one another-- and all the
more as you see the Day approaching.
But God demonstrates his
love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ died for sins
for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive
by the Spirit.
For all have sinned and
short of the glory of God.
We all, like sheep, have
astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the LORD has laid on
iniquity of us all.
For the wages of sin is
but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Just as man is destined
once, and after that to face judgment, so Christ was sacrificed once to
the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear
to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
For it is by grace you
saved, through faith--and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of
by works, so that no one can boast.
1 John 5:13
I write these things to
believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you
Yet to all who received
those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of
I tell you the truth,
hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will
condemned; he has crossed over from death to life.
He saved us, not because
righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He
saved us through the washing of rebirth and
renewal by the Holy Spirit.
Here I am! I
stand at the door and knock. If anyone
hears my voice and opens the door, I
will come in and eat with him, and he with me.
Because of the LORD's
we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.They are new every morning; great is your
God is not a man, that he
lie, nor a son of man, that he should change his mind.Does he speak and then not act?Does
he promise and not fulfill?
We have not received the
of the world but the Spirit who is from God, that we may understand
has freely given us.
See, the Sovereign LORD
with power, and his arm rules for him.See,
his reward is with him, and his recompense
1 Corinthians 3:16
Don't you know that you
yourselves are God's temple and that God's Spirit lives in you?
I can do everything
through him who gives me strength.
Because he himself
suffered when he was tempted, he is able to help those who are being
1 Peter 5:7
Cast all your anxiety on
because he cares for you.
He who did not spare his
Son, but gave him up for us all--how will he not also, along with him,
graciously give us all things?
And my God will meet all
needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.
How can a young man keep
pure?By living according to your word…I
have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.
You will keep in perfect
him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you.
Consider him who endured
opposition from sinful men, so that you will not grow weary and lose
1 John 2:15-16
Do not love the world or
anything in the world. If anyone loves
the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For
everything in the world--the cravings of
sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and
does--comes not from the Father but from the world.
Do not conform any longer
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.
For even the Son of Man
come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for
But seek first his
his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
So do not fear, for I am
you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.I
will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with
For we do not preach
but Jesus Christ as Lord, and ourselves as your servants for Jesus'
Whoever believes in him
condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already
because he has
not believed in the name of God's one and only Son.
Then he said to them all:
"If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his
cross daily and follow me."
"A new command I give
Love one another.As I have loved you, so
you must love one another. By this all
men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another."
But you will receive
the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem,
and in all Judea
and to the ends of the earth.
2 Corinthians 9:6-7
Remember this: Whoever
sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will
generously. Each man should give what he
has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion,
loves a cheerful giver.
1 Peter 5:5-6
Young men, in the same
submissive to those who are older. All
of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because,
opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble."Humble
yourselves, therefore, under God's
mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.
1 John 3:18
Dear children, let us not
with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.
Honor the LORD with your
with the firstfruits of all your crops; then your barns will be filled
overflowing, and your vats will brim over with new wine.
Do nothing out of selfish
ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than
yourselves. Each of you should look not
only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.
Therefore go and make
of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son
the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded
you.And surely I am with you always, to
the very end of the age.
1 Peter 2:11
Dear friends, I urge you, as
aliens and strangers in the world, to abstain from sinful desires, which war
against your soul.
In the same way, let your light
shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in
So I strive always to keep my
conscience clear before God and man.
But among you there must not be
even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed,
because these are improper for God's holy people.
And without faith it is
impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he
exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
Yet he did not waver through
unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and
gave glory to God, being fully persuaded that God had power to do what he had
Let us not become weary in doing
good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do
good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.