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The Benefits of Topical Memorization

"But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear." (1 Peter 3:15) Knowing that "all Scripture is given by inspiration of God" (2 Tim. 3:16), I'm always excited to meet fellow ...
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A New Year's Revolution

"For bodily exercise profits a little, but godliness is profitable for all things, having promise of the life that now is and of that which is to come." (1 Timothy 4:8) Although I'm generally not the type of person who makes official New Year's resolutions, it's natural to view January 1 as the ...
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The Marvelous Word of God

"For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart." (Hebrews 4:12) No book in history can compare to the Word of God. It has been ...
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Daily Memory Work

"Then the Lord said to Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you. And the people shall go out and gather a certain quota every day, that I may test them, whether they will walk in My law or not." (Exodus 16:4)   In my own experience memorizing Scripture, one of the most crucial ...
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Using Scripture in Conversation

"Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruit." (Proverbs 18:21)   When encouraging fellow believers to memorize Scripture, I usually emphasize the personal benefits of hiding God's Word in one's heart. In my opinion, the treasures of wisdom, peace ...
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The Importance of Review

"The lazy man does not roast what he took in hunting, but diligence is man’s precious possession." (Proverbs 12:27) For me, one of the most exciting parts of Scripture memorization has always been the sense of accomplishment I feel after reciting a new chapter or set of verses for the first time ...
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Memverse.com

Our mission at Scripture Memory Fellowship is a very simple one: to provide tools and encouragement that will help you and your family successfully memorize Scripture. We’ve spent the last 70 years developing our own set of resources, but we never hesitate to recommend any other helps that may ...
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Setting Goals

"The plans of the diligent lead surely to plenty." (Proverbs 21:5) Success never happens by accident. Whether you're developing a career, studying for a test, or simply accomplishing chores around the house, positive results depend entirely on hard work and diligent planning. As Jesus described in ...
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Is Scripture Memorization Really Necessary?

"Unless Your law had been my delight, I would then have perished in my affliction." (Psalm 119:92) As I have shared my passion for Scripture memorization with others over the years, the most common question I seem to be confronted with is whether or not memory work is really necessary or worthwhile ...
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Without Distraction

"To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under heaven." (Ecclesiastes 3:1) Most of us live incredibly fast-paced lives. From the moment our morning alarm goes off, we begin the task of accomplishing as much as we can in the shortest time possible. Even with the help of modern ...
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