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But it is good for me to draw near to God… Psalm 73:28a

NEW: Monday Memory Verse – 9/18/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 18th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is: Colossians 3:2. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. – Colossians 3:2 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse Review – 9/11/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 11th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

If you have stuck with this for the past four weeks, you should have memorized four new passages of scripture. Congratulations!  This week is review week. Drill yourself using the index cards you made.  Once you are doing well, find someone who can quiz you.

Listed below are the four passages your should know.

And when he was at the place, he said unto them, Pray that ye enter not into temptation. – Luke 22:40 (KJV)

But it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put my trust in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.” – Psalms 73:28 (KJV)

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. – 2 Timothy 1:7 (KJV)

Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin. – James 4:17 (KJV)

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

What would you do for a Bible?

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 9th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Testimonies

My wife and I recently watched a video titled: “RISKING HIS LIFE FOR A BIBLE!” It’s about a man named Bounchan who was imprisoned in Laos for spreading the Christian faith. (You can read more about it here: Lao-Christian-Convicted-of-Treason.)

This video challenged me.  What hardships do I have to go through to read God’s word? This is a good question to ask yourself.  Read more »

Monday Memory Verse – 9/4/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 4th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is: James 4:17. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin. – James 4:17 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 8/28/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Aug 28th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is: 2 Timothy 1:7. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. – 2 Timothy 1:7 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 8/21/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Aug 21st, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is: Psalms 73:28. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

But it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put my trust in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.” – Psalms 73:28 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Why Three Years?

author Posted by: Mike on date Aug 19th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Bible Study

Dry, arid conditions has ruined a planted crop.When I first read 2 Samuel 21:1, I wondered, “Why did David wait three years to enquire of the LORD? Why didn’t he seek the LORD immediately?”

Then there was a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David enquired of the LORD. And the LORD answered, It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he slew the Gibeonites. – 2 Samuel 21:1 (KJV)

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Monday Memory Verse – 8/14/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Aug 14th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is: Luke 22:40. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

And when he was at the place, he said unto them, Pray that ye enter not into temptation. – Luke 22:40 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 8/7/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Aug 7th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

This is our last week memorizing Isaiah 40:28-31, where we put it all together. If you haven’t done it already, copy it to a 3×5 index card so you can carry it with you.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

{28} Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no searching of his understanding.

{29} He giveth power to the faint; and to them that have no might he increaseth strength.

{30} Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall:

{31} But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” – Isaiah 40:28-31 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 7/31/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Jul 31st, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

We are in Week 2 of 3 in memorizing Isaiah 40:28-31. If you haven’t already, copy it to a 3×5 index card so you can carry it with you.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall: {31} But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. – Isaiah 40:30-31 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.