Comments on: Scripture Memorization: why? God...I thirst for you ~ Ps 63 Thu, 07 May 2015 21:37:05 +0000 hourly 1 By: Lazo Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:40:22 +0000 Ah! The speech-acts of God. So good. One of my favorite passages on the Word of God has a similar theme from 1 Thessalonians 2:13…

This is why we constantly thank God, because when you received the message about God that you heard from us, you welcomed it not as a human message, but as it truly is, the message of God, which also works effectively in you believers.

Thanks for sharing those!

By: Kyle Barton Tue, 12 Feb 2013 20:04:52 +0000 I’ve always loved these four verses which all contain the word “able.” The word of God is able!

2 Tim 3:15- able to make you wise unto salvation
Heb 4:12- able to discern your thoughts and intentions
Acts 20:32- able to build you up and give you an inheritance
James 1:21- able to save your soul

By: Memorizing long Scripture passages « ChristopherLazo Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:09:33 +0000 […] If you’ve never memorized a large passage of Scripture, this is a great time to give it a shot, even if you are not part of this particular congregation. It may seem daunting, but I am about to show you how it can be done, and once you tackle a large passage, you will surely want to memorize more. The experience of retaining Scripture to dwell on in the heart brings with it eternal blessings to which no other spiritual discipline can compare. I wrote about some of these blessings here. […] ]]> By: Lazo Mon, 11 Feb 2013 22:11:05 +0000 This is tasty: “We know the living Jesus when we allow the Spirit to give life to what we memorize.” ]]> By: Manny Ernst Sun, 10 Feb 2013 16:49:46 +0000 “YES”!!!! ]]> By: Sue Sat, 09 Feb 2013 16:55:11 +0000 Scripture is The Word of God. The WORD became flesh in the Person of Jesus. When we know scripture we know Jesus. We know the living Jesus when we allow the Spirit to give life to what we memorize. Without the Spirit- anyone can memorize black words on white pages, it is He that breathes life into them to show us Jesus in truth. ]]>