It’s important that we, as christian parents, teach our children to memorize scripture. Proverbs 22:6 tells us, “Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.” So let’s teach our children scripture. As mothers let’s teach our children to memorize scripture.
Here are 5 basic Bible verses that kids should memorize.
“Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the LORD your God is giving you.” – Exodus 20:12
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. – Genesis 1:1
I will give thanks to you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; wonderful are Your works, and my soul knows it very well. -Psalm 136:14
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. – Jeremiah 29:11
Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. -Ephesians 4:32