Memory Verses to Get You Started
Matthew 6:21 “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”
John 15:7 “If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, you will ask what you desire, and it shall be done for you.”
Matthew 17:20-21 “So Jesus said to them, “Because of your unbelief, for asuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you. However, this kind does not go out except by prayer and fasting.”
Hebrews 11:6 “But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and thatHe is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.”
2 Corithians 10:4-5 “For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strong-holds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ.”
Joshua 3:5 “And Joshua said to the people, “Sanctify yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do wonders among you.”
In Robin Gallaty’s book “Growing Up” he offers a few benefits for Memorizing and Meditating on Scripture:
Keeps you from sin. (Psalm 119:11).
Transforms your thinking. (Romans 12:2)
Equips you to share your testimony. (1 Peter 3:15).
Provides direction for your life. (Psalm 119:105).
Produces spiritual growth in your life. (Acts 20:32).
Equips you to fight temptation. (Matthew 4:3-4).