PDF version of 2016–17 Bible Memory passages

 

Spring 2017

Early Childhood

Sessions 1–7

From the rising of the sun to its setting the name of the Lord is to be praised.

—Psalm 113:3 (NRSV)

Sessions 8–13

Seek peace, and pursue it.

—Psalm 34:14b (NRSV)

Primary, Middler, Multiage, Junior Youth

Sessions 1–7

Praise the Lord! Praise, O servants of the Lord; praise the name of the Lord. Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time on and forevermore. From the rising of the sun to its setting the name of the Lord is to be praised.

—Psalm 113:1–3

Sessions 8–13

The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry. When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears, and rescues them from all their troubles. The Lord is near to the brokenhearted, and saves the crushed in spirit.

—Psalm 34: 15, 17, 18

 

Summer 2017

Early Childhood

Sessions 1–5

Let your steadfast love, O Lord, be upon us.

—Psalm 34:22a (NRSV)

Sessions 6–8

Do not fear, for I am with you, do not be afraid, for I am your God.

—Isaiah 41:10a (NRSV)

Sessions 9–13

The God of love and peace will be with you.

—2 Corinthians 13:11b (NRSV)

Multiage, Junior Youth

Sessions 1–8

Lord, you have been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God.

—Psalm 90:1–2

Sessions 9–13

Now to him who by the power at work within us is able to accomplish abundantly far more than all we can ask or imagine, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen.

—Ephesians 3:20–21