Craft ideas

Craft Ideas

The following are some of my favourite Bible verses. They can be cut out/added to/made into a ‘Memory Verse Keyring.’ Students can make their own and use them to reinforce key learnings.

1 John 4: 16 And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God and God in them.

1 Peter 5:5 All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another because God opposes the proud but shows favour to the humble.

Micca 6:8 What does the Lord require of you but to do justice and to love kindness and to walk humbly with your God.

Colossians 2:13 – 14 God forgave all our sins. He cancelled the record of the charges against us and took it away by nailing it to the cross.

Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

2 Corinthians 12:10 That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Isaiah 49:15 See I will not forget you. I have carved you on the palm of my hand

1 Peter 3:3-4 It is not fancy hair, gold jewellery, or fine clothes that should make you beautiful. No, your beauty should come from within you—the beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit that will never be destroyed and is very precious to God.

1 Peter 3:15-16 Always be prepared to make a defence to anyone who calls you to account for the hope that is in you, yet do it with gentleness and reverence, and keep your conscience clear.

Luke 9:23 Then he said to them all: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.”

Hebrews 10:24 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds.

Hebrews 12:15 See to it that no one falls short of the grace of God and that no bitter root grows up to cause trouble and defile many.

Romans 12:19 Do not take revenge, my dear friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord.

Ephesians 4:26 In your anger do not sin: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry.

Ephesians 4:31 Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.

Colossians 3:13   Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive, as the Lord forgave you.

Ephesians 4:32 And be ye kind one to another, tender-hearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you.

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

Romans 3:23 For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.

John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Romans 8:28 And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to his purpose.

Psalm 19:14 Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight O Lord my rock and my redeemer.

Psalm 62:8 Trust in Him at all times you people. Pour out your heart before Him: God is a refuge for us.

Psalm 16:11 You will show me the way of life, granting me the joy of your presence and the pleasures of living with you forever.

Luke 10:27 Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul and with all your strength.

Psalm 18:1 I love you Lord: you are my strength. And now these three remain: Faith, love, hope … But the greatest of these is love.

John 3:16 God so loved the world that he gave His son that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.

Psalm 9:1 I will give thanks to you Lord with all my heart: I will tell you of all your wonderful deeds.

Hebrews 9:27 Man is destined to die once, and after that to face judgment.

Psalm 119:105 Your Word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.

John 8:12 I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.

Deuteronomy 30: 11-14 The word is very near to you; it is in your mouth and in your heart for you to observe.

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

Proverbs 13:20 Walk with the wise and become wise for a companion of fools suffers harm.

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

Psalm 119:11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.

1Corinthians 16:13-14 Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love.

Mathew22:37-39 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 neighbour as yourself.

2Timothy 1:7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

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

Jeremiah 29:11 “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”.

Philippians 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!

Proverbs 18:10 The name of the LORD is a fortified tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.

Psalm 136:1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good. His love endures forever.

Psalm 56:3 When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.

Philippians 4:13 I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Romans 12:12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.

Romans 3:23 For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.

Matthew 25:40 The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me’.

Proverbs 11:27 Anyone can find the dirt in someone, be the one that finds the gold.

Micah 6:8 And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.

1 Corinthians 2:9 No eye has seen, no ear has conceived what God has prepared for those who love Him.

Proverbs 3: 5-6 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.

Isaiah 43:2 When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown.

Proverbs 16:24 Kind words are like honey-sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.

Proverbs 16:28 Troublemakers start fights; gossips break up friendships.

Ephesians 4:32 Forgive one another as quickly and thoroughly as God in Christ forgave you.

1 Peter 3:9 No retaliation. No sharp-tongued sarcasm. Instead, bless – that’s your job to bless. You’ll be a blessing and also get a blessing.

Galatians 5:22-23 The fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.

Numbers 6:24-26 May the Lord bless you and protect you. May the Lord shine on you and be gracious to you. May the Lord show you His favour and give you His peace.

Psalm 23:4 Even when I walk through the darkest valley, I will not be afraid, for You are close beside me. Your rod and Your staff protect and comfort me.

2 Timothy 3:16 All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right.

Ephesians 1:11 It’s in Christ that we find out who we are and what we are living for.

Romans 12:12 Don’t quit in hard times; pray all the harder.

Colossians 3:13-14 Make allowance for each other’s faults. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others.

Ephesians 5:2 Observe how Christ loved us. His love was not cautious but extravagant. He didn’t love in order to get something from us but to give everything of Himself to us. Love like that.

1 Chronicles 29:17 I know, my God, that You examine our hearts and rejoice when you find integrity there.

Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen to God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; He’s the one who will keep you on track.

John 14:27 I am leaving you with a gift – peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.

Philippians 4:6-7 Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God will guard your hearts and minds.

1 Timothy 4:12 Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity.

Matthew 25:40 I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.

John 13:35 All men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.

John 14:12 Jesus said, “I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there’ and it will move. Nothing is impossible for you.”

1 Peter 3:15 In your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give answer to everyone who asks you to give a reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.

Ephesians 2:8-9 It is by grace that you have been saved, through faith – and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God – not by works, so that no one can boast.

Hebrews 2:18 Because Christ himself suffered when he was tempted, He is able to help those who are being tempted.

1 Thessalonians 4:7 God did not call us to be impure, but to live a holy life.

Isaiah 43:1 Fear not for I have redeemed you, I have summoned you by name; you are mine.

Colossians 2:6-7 So then, just as you received Jesus Christ as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.

Mathew 26:41 Jesus said watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing but the body is weak.

Jeremiah 1:5 Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart

Mathew 5:16 Jesus said “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your father in heaven.

Ecclesiastes 3:17 I said to myself, “God will bring into judgment both the righteous and the wicked, for there will be a time for every activity, a time to judge every deed.”

Hebrews 10:24 And let us consider how we may spur one another on towards love and good deeds.

Romans 12:17 Never pay back evil for evil… never avenge yourselves. Leave that to God, for he has said that he will repay those who deserve it.

Psalm 62:8 Trust in Him at all times you people. Pour out your heart before Him: God is a refuge for us.

Psalm 16:11 You will show me the way of life, granting me the joy of your presence and the pleasures of living with you forever.

Deuteronomy 6:5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul and with all your strength.

1 Corinthians 13:13 And now these three remain: faith, love, hope But the greatest of these is love.

Psalm 9:1 I will give thanks to you Lord with all my heart: I will tell you of all your wonderful deeds.

Psalm 119:105 Your Word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.

John 8:12 I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.

Romans 12:1-2 Therefore, I urge you brothers and sisters in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God.