Top 20 Bible Verses Everyone Should Know

Join our elementary students as they memorize 20 Bible verses to put the January virtue of DISCIPLINE into practice. What a great opportunity for you to join with your child in hiding God’s Word in your heart!

"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth."
Genesis 1:1

"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go."
Joshua 1:9

"God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble."
Psalm 46:1

"Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever."
Psalm 107:1

"I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well."
Psalm 139:14

"Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight."
Proverbs 3:5-6

"He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm."
Proverbs 13:20

"Do you not know? ?Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. ?He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom."
Isaiah 40:28

"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

"Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in[a] 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."
Matthew 28:19-20

"Jesus replied: 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'"
Matthew 22:37-39

"Do to others as you would have them do to you."
Luke 6:31

"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 3:16

"Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver."
2 Corinthians 9:7

"Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you."
Ephesians 4:32

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God."
Philippians 4:6

"I can do everything through him who gives me strength."
 Philippians 4:13

"Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord."
Colossians 3:20 

"Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour."
1 Peter 5:8

"We love because he first loved us."
1 John 4:19