Memory Verses

7th/8th Grade Memory Work
Verses are from the New International Version (NIV)
Friday, August 25
“I am not ashamed of the Gospel.  It is God’s power to save everyone who believes...”  Romans 1:16

Friday, September 1
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you.  I do not give to you as the world gives.  Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”  John 14:27

    Friday, September 8
“What then shall we say in response to this?  If God is for us, who can be against us?”  Romans 8:31

Friday, September 15
“In all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.”
Romans 8:37  

Friday, September 22
NO MEMORY

    Friday, September 29
“The body is a unit, though it is made up of many parts;  and though all its parts are many, they form one body.  So it is with Christ.”  1 Corinthians 12:12

Friday, October 6
“Love is patient, love is kind.  It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.  It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.”  
1 Corinthians 13:4,7

Friday, October 13
“If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.  If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.”  1 Corinthians 13:1-2

Friday, October 20
“And now these three remain:  faith, hope and love.  But the greatest of these is love.”  1 Corinthians 13:13

Friday, October 27
“Be on your guard;  stand firm in the faith;  be men of courage; be strong.  Do everything in love.”  1 Corinthians 16:13-14

Friday, November 3
“I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me.  The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”  Galatians 2:20

Friday, November 10
NO MEMORY

Friday, November 17
“But the fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and sefl-control.  Against such things there is not law.”
Galatians 5:22-23

Friday, December 1
“Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.”  Galatians 5:25

Friday, December 8
NO MEMORY

Friday, December 15
“For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God - not by works, so that on one can boast.”  Ephesians 2:8-9

Friday, January 12
“Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.”  Ephesians 4:32

Friday, January 19
“Live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.” Ephesians 5:2


Friday, February 2
“Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power.  Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.”  
Ephesians 6:10-11

    Friday, February 9
“Grace to all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with an undying love.”  Ephesians 6:24

Friday, February 16
“Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it.  But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”  Philippians 3:13-14

Friday, February 23    
“Rejoice in the Lord always;  I will say it again, rejoice!”  Philippians 4:4

Friday, March 2
“And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”  Philippians 4:7

Thursday, March 9
“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.  Philippians 4:8

Friday, March 16
“I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.”  Philippians 4:13

Friday, March 23
“For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.”  Colossians 1:13-14

Friday, April 6
“Since you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is seated at the right hand of God.”  Colossians 3:1


Friday, April 13
“...and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.”  Colossians 3:10

    Friday, April 20
“And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.”  Colossians 3:14

Friday, April 27
“And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.”  Colossians 3:17

Friday, May 4
“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.”  Hebrews 13:8

Friday, May 11
“Equip you with everything good for doing his will, and may he work in us what is pleasing to him, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever.  Amen.”  Hebrews 13:21

Friday, May 18
NO MEMORY

Friday, May 25
”Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance.”  James 1:2