How to Teach Your Child to Memorize Scripture

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Ahh, spring.

Who doesn't love spring?

The soil warms, and all of nature wakes up and comes to life. I can't wait to dig my hands into some rich, dark earth as I plant our fall garden, and I pray for a larger harvest than last year. (Frankly, anything would be an improvement on that, but moving along ... )

I don't know about you, but I find that I often experience these seasons in my soul and spirit. Sometimes when winter hits, the sudden cold literally kills a plant. Some are too sensitive to extreme temperature and cannot survive in cold weather.

One thing I have found that helps me to insulate my heart and keep it from dying in those seasons when it seems like I'm cold and lifeless is Scripture memorization. It is essential that we go beyond knowing about God and about the Bible to really knowing God personally and knowing His Word intimately.

It's time to get the whole family involved in memorizing God's Word.


Even your littles!

Oh, yes, they can memorize God's Word.


Rosilind Jukic is an American girl married to a Bosnian guy who lives in a small village just outside of Zagreb. They have two crazy boys 3 and under who are as opposite as boys can be. When Rosilind isn't writing, she is dreaming up recipes and searching for ways to organize her home better. You can find her at A Little R & R where she writes about missions, marriage and family, toddler activities and her recipes.

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