12 Memory Verses for Children

I must confess, I grossly underestimated how smart toddlers can be until I started having children. I watched in awe as my children would memorize things so quickly and would never forget. I would ask them after a long period of time and they would remember every detail. They would learn all sorts of rhymes and silly songs, phonics, ABCs, basic science, social studies and all the other stuff secular curriculum has to offer. That is when I made the decision to incorporate bible verses into the stuff the learn and memorize, not only will this knowledge be of immense value to them in the future, it helps me memorize more verses because let’s face it, memorizing these things are more difficult when you are an adult. However, repeating the verses over and over again with them helps me memorize and learn more.  The verses in this post are easy to learn but I would advise that you be patient with them as they learn and do not insist on instant perfection. Teach gracefully and make it fun, that way they would be excited to learn more. I do one verse per week and also do not fret if you miss a week, just pick up from where you stopped. I was intention about the verses I picked out, children from 2 years old can memorize this. Kindly leave me feedback via email, Instagram or Facebook if this works for you.

  1. John 1:17- For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ
  2. Philippians 4:4- Rejoice in the Lord alway: and again I say, rejoice
  3. Ephesians 4:5- One Lord, One faith, One baptism
  4. James 1:2- My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations
  5. Luke 7:48-  And He said unto her, thy sins are forgiven
  6. Genesis 1:1- In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth
  7. Proverbs 1:10- My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not
  8. John 1:1- in the beginning was the word, and the word was with God, and the word was God
  9. John 15:9- as the Father hath loved me, so have I loved you: continue ye in my love
  10. Like 21:33- Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away
  11. Acts 15:11- For we believe that through the grave of our Lord Jesus Christ we shall be saved, even as they
  12. Psalm 106:1- Praise ye the Lord. O give thanks unto the Lord; for He is good, for His mercy endure the forever

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