Use this tool to help kids memorize scripture and “hide the Word in their hearts” (Psalm 119:11)! This resource includes 12 verses for kids to memorize throughout the year – 1 for each month. Each verse/month includes digital videos, PDF printables, game ideas, publisher printing options, PowerPoint slide options, word document options, and more to introduce the month’s verse and challenge kids to memorize it.
The year is broken up into 4 quarters to help keep you on track throughout the year. Consistency is key, so each month has a similar setup but with some different options on how to implement. This is created to be user-friendly so you can use it however works best for your ministry.
The 12 verses are presented in the NIV translation:
- January: “Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord himself is the rock eternal.” Isaiah 26:4
- February: “And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest is love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13
- March: “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.” Galatians 5:22
- April: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16
- May: “Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always.” 1 Chronicles 16:11
- June: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;” Proverbs 3:5
- July: “So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.” John 8:36
- August: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13
- September: “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.” Romans 3:23
- October: “For you once were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of Light-“ Ephesians 5:8
- November: “But the Lord is faithful. He will strengthen you. He will guard you from the evil one.” 2 Thessalonians 3:3
- December: “The true light that gives light to everyone was coming into the world.” John 1:9
This download includes:
- Start Here Guide for set-up and implementation (.docx)
- Small Group Leader Guide (.docx)
- Verse List Printable (PDF, .docx)
- For every month of the year (divided into quarters)
- Bible Verse Challenge Title Graphic (.png)
- Bible Verse Challenge Blank Graphic (.png)
- Bible Verse Challenge Social Media Blank Graphic (.png)
- Bible Verse graphics (.png + .ppt)
- Bible Verse Cards (PDF + .docx + .pub)
- Bible Verse Video (with and without music) (.mp4)
- Rainbow Write Printable
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