Scripture Memory

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ctr Core scriptures

Acts 26:17b-18

"I am sending you to them to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me." - Jesus

1 Peter 3:15 

"But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect"

Matthew 28:18-20

"Then Jesus came to them and said, 'All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always,

to the very end of the age.'”

Evangelism

GOD:

John 3:16

"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."

John 10:10

"The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full."

 

SIN:

Romans 3:23

"For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God."

Romans 6:23

"For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord."

JESUS:

John 3:7

"You should not be surprised at my saying, ‘You must be born again.’"

 

John 14:6

"Jesus answered, 'I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'"

 

Romans 5:8

"But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us."

 

CHOICE:

John 1:12

"Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God."

John 3:36

"Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God’s wrath remains on them."

 

Acts 17:30

"In the past God overlooked such ignorance, but now he commands all people everywhere to repent."

 

Ephesians 2:8-9

"For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God—not by works, so that no one can boast."

1 John 1:9

"If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness."

Revelation 3:20

"Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me."

DIscipleship

John 8:31-32

"To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, 'If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.'”

1 John 1:8-10 

"If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. If we claim we have not sinned, we make him out to be a liar and his word is not in us."

2 Samuel 22:31

"Every word of God is flawless; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him."

Job 11:7-9

"Can you fathom the mysteries of God? Can you probe the limits of the Almighty? They are higher than the heavens above—what can you do? They are deeper than the depths below—what can you know?Their measure is longer than the earth
   and wider than the sea.

Psalm 119:105

"Every word of God is flawless; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him."

Proverbs 30:5

"Every word of God is flawless; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him."

Isaiah 55:8-9

"'For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,' declares the Lord. 'As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.'"

Jeremiah 23:29

"Is not my word like fire,” declares the Lord, “and like a hammer that breaks a rock in pieces?"

Matthew 7:1-5

"Do not judge, or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother’s eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye? How can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ when all the time there is a plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye."

Matthew 21:12-13

"Jesus entered the temple courts and drove out all who were buying and selling there. He overturned the tables of the money changers and the benches of those selling doves. 'It is written, he said to them, ‘My house will be called a house of prayer,’ but you are making it ‘a den of robbers.’”

Matthew 23:23

"Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You give a tenth of your spices—mint, dill and cumin. But you have neglected the more important matters of the law—justice, mercy and faithfulness. You should have practiced the latter, without neglecting the former."

Matthew 24:35

"'Is not my word like fire,' declares the Lord, “and like a hammer that breaks a rock in pieces?"

John 1:12

"Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God"

John 7:23-24

"Now if a boy can be circumcised on the Sabbath so that the law of Moses may not be broken, why are you angry with me for healing a man’s whole body on the Sabbath? Stop judging by mere appearances, but instead judge correctly.”

John 8:32

"Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

John 14:6

"Jesus answered, 'I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'"

John 17:17

"Sanctify them by the truth; your word is truth."

Romans 1:25

"They exchanged the truth about God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator—who is forever praised. Amen."

Ephesians 6:10-13

"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. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand."

Hebrews 4:12

"For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart."

James 1:22

"Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says."

1 John 5:3

"In fact, this is love for God: to keep his commands. And his commands are not burdensome"

leadership

Ezekiel 3:18-19

"When I say to a wicked person, ‘You will surely die,’ and you do not warn them or speak out to dissuade them from their evil ways in order to save their life, that wicked person will die for their sin, and I will hold you accountable for their blood. But if you do warn the wicked person and they do not turn from their wickedness or from their evil ways, they will die for their sin; but you will have saved yourself."

 

Ezekiel 33:6

"But if the watchman sees the sword coming and does not blow the trumpet to warn the people and the sword comes and takes someone’s life, that person’s life will be taken because of their sin, but I will hold the watchman accountable for their blood."

Joshua 1:9

"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”

John 17:20

"My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message"

Acts 4:30

"Stretch out your hand to heal and perform signs and wonders through the name of your holy servant Jesus.”

2 Corinthians 6:2

"For he says, 'In the time of my favor I heard you, and in the day of salvation I helped you.' I tell you, now is the time of God’s favor, now is the day of salvation."

James 1:22

"Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says."

James 4:17

"If anyone, then, knows the good they ought to do and doesn’t do it, it is sin for them."