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Memory verses

Memory verses

Do your children make good decisions when you’re not around? By memorizing Scripture together, you’ll help your kids understand that God’s Word will give them life-long guidance. Choose a verse that they can learn in a pre-determined period of time. Aim to review the verse at least once every day.

Psalm 5:6 “You destroy those who tell lies; bloodthirsty and deceitful men the Lord abhors.”

Psalm 15:1-2 “Lord, who may dwell in Your sanctuary? Who may live on Your holy hill? He whose walk is blameless and who does what is righteous, who speaks the truth from his heart”

Psalm 51:6 “Surely You desire truth in the inner parts; You teach me wisdom in the inmost place.”

Psalm 101:6-7 “My eyes will be on the faithful in the land, that they may dwell with Me; he whose walk is blameless will minister to Me. No one who practices deceit will dwell in My house; no one who speaks falsely will stand in My presence.”

Psalm 119:29-30 “Keep me from deceitful ways; be gracious to me through Your law. I have chosen the way of truth; I have set my heart on Your laws.”

Proverbs 6:16-19 “There are six things the Lord hates, seven that are detestable to Him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are quick to rush into evil, a false witness who pours out lies and a man who stirs up dissension among brothers.”

Proverbs 10:9 “The man of integrity walks securely, but he who takes crooked paths will be found out.”

Proverbs 12:19 “Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment.”

Proverbs 12:22 “The Lord detests lying lips, but He delights in men who are truthful.”

Proverbs 19:9 “A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who pours out lies will perish.”

Proverbs 24:12 “If you say, ‘But we knew nothing about this,’ does not He who weighs the heart perceive it? Does not He who guards your life know it? Will He not repay each person according to what he has done?”

Proverbs 26:18-19 “Like a madman shooting firebrands or deadly arrows is a man who deceives his neighbor and says, ‘I was only joking!’ ”

Proverbs 26:28 “A lying tongue hates those it hurts, and a flattering mouth works ruin.”

Zechariah 8:16-17 “ ‘These are the things you are to do: Speak the truth to each other, and render true and sound judgment in your courts; do not plot evil against your neighbor, and do not love to swear falsely. I hate all this,’ declares the Lord.”

1 Corinthians 13:6 “Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.”

Ephesians 4:25 “Therefore each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to his neighbor, for we are all members of one body.”

Philippians 4:8 “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things.”

Colossians 3:9-10 “Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.”

1 Peter 3:10 “For, ‘Whoever would love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from deceitful speech.’ ”