Siesta Scripture Memory Team Posts

Here are links to all of the Siesta Scripture Memory Team posts from 2009. We plan to do another round of SSMT in 2011.

Introductory post
Tutorial videos

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Verse five
Verse six
Verse seven
Verse eight
Verse nine
Verse ten
Verse eleven
Verse twelve
Verse thirteen
Verse fourteen
Verse fifteen
Verse sixteen
Verse seventeen
Verse eighteen
Verse nineteen
Verse twenty
Verse twenty-one
Verse twenty-two
Verse twenty-three
Verse twenty-four

Siesta Scripture Memory Team Celebration recaps

Siesta Scripture Memory Team messages


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  1. 201
    Maurene Lensink says:

    For in the gospel a righteousness from God is revealed, a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just as it is written: ” The righteous will live by faith” Romans 1:17 NIV

  2. 202
    Kathy says:

    I am late posting my first verse, but I have been working on it.
    It is a short one, but when I read it on Jan. 1 I decided that it would be a good first try.

    “You are my shelter and my shield; I put my hope in Your word. Ps. 119:114
    Such a good reminder for me to know God is my shelter and hope!

  3. 203
    Karen says:

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

  4. 204
    Benita Wagner says:

    My post is late, as a group of friend just decided to do this. “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not depend on your own understanding.” (Proverbs 3:5, NLT)

  5. 205
    Sandy says:

    I am very late in posting my first memory verse, but it is awesome! “And when the Chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away.” 1 Peter 5:4 KJV

  6. 206
    Cindy says:

    Psalm 27:14 NIV
    Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD.

  7. 207
    Deta Lasley says:

    With God’s help we will do mighty things, for He will trample down our foes. Psalm 60:12 NLT

  8. 208
    Laurel Tatum says:

    Laurel Tatum from Lubbock, TX.

    “He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord he is my refuge and fortress, my God in whom I trust.”
    Psalm 91:1-2 NIV

  9. 209
    Cindi says:

    Madison, MS.
    Teach me Your way, O Lord, and I will walk in Your truth; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear Your Name.
    Psalm 86:11 (NLT)

  10. 210
    Amy from Ponca says:

    “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 (NIV)

  11. 211
    Tammy says:

    Tammy from Marietta, GA: A friend just told me about this. I know I’m 2 weeks late but I want in! So…. Here’s my January 1st verse: “Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.” James 1:2-4 NIV

  12. 212
    Judy says:

    Houston, Texas
    Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your request to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think on such things. Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me – put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you. Philippians 4:6-9

  13. 213
    Lynda from Illinois says:

    …Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Don’t be afraid or discouraged, for the LORD God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you. He will see to it that all the work related to the Temple of the LORD is finished correctly. 1 Chronicles 28:20 NLT

  14. 214
    Twyla McAmis says:

    You crown the year with a bountiful harvest; even the hard pathways overflow with abundance.Psalm[Psalm 65:11NLT] Twyla McAmis, Cleveland,Tennessee

  15. 215
    Krissy says:

    Just heard about this…AWESOME!
    Krissy, Buda Texas, “They will make war against the Lamb, but the Lamb with overcome them b/c he is the Lord of lords and King of kings-and with him will be his called, chosen, and faithful followers” Revelation 17:14 NIV

  16. 216
    Ashley Olsin says:

    “I keep my eyes always on the LORD.
    With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.”

    Psalm 16:8

  17. 217
    Mandy says:

    Mandy, Springfield, IL I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith in Me will do what I have been doing. He will do even greater things than these. John 14:12

  18. 218
    Linda says:

    We take captive every thought and make it obedient to Christ. 2 Corinthians 10:5b

  19. 219
    Julie from So Cal says:

    (I Peter 5:6-7/NLT) So humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and in his good time he will honor you. Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about what happens to you

  20. 220
    Martha Hupp says:

    Martha from Providence, NC: I, too, just learned of SSMT 2011. Here’s my verse for January 1: “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 (NIV)

  21. 221
    Robyn says:

    Robyn – Richfield, OH: “Bring forth fruit that is consistent with repentance [let your lives prove your change of heart]” Matthew 3:8 – Amplified

  22. 222
    Janet, Simpsonville, SC says:

    Psalm 143:8 Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go for to you I lift up my soul. NIV

  23. 223
    Connie says:

    Connie from Reidville, SC
    Yes, Lord, walking in the way of your laws, we wait for you; your name and renown are the desire of our hearts.–Isaiah 26:8, NIV

    My Jan. 15th verse. Sorry I am a bit early, I’m on the way out of town and will not have access to my computer.

  24. 224
    Ashley says:

    Ashley, Mobile AL
    I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken. Psalms 16:8 (NIV)

  25. 225
    tracy says:

    Tracy from Waterloo, ON, Canada.

    “Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace that suprasses all understanding , will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4 vs. 6&7 NRSV

  26. 226
    Brenda says:

    Brenda, Collinston, La. I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can understand the confident hope He has given to those he called-His holy people who are His rich and glorious inheritance. Ephesians 1:18 NLT

  27. 227
    Marilyn says:

    “One generation will commend your works to another, they will tell of your mighty acts.” Psalm 145:4 (NIV)

  28. 228
    Stacy from Ponca says:

    Be careful for nothing; but in every thing with prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be known unto God. And the peace of God which passeth all understanding shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 KJV

  29. 229
    Glenda Arnold says:

    Royse City, Texas
    “Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by this some have intertained angels without knowing it.” Hebrews 13:2

  30. 230

    Susan, Kentucky. Phillippians 4:6-7 NIV; Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your request to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in christ Jesus.

  31. 231
    Donna says:

    Donna Dennis says:
    January 15, 2011 at 9:22 am

    “Direct me in the path of your commands for there I find delight.” Psalm 119:35
    Donna, Kokomo, IN

  32. 232
    Becky says:

    Becky from Arkansas, Col 3:2 Msg “Don’t shuffle along, eyes to the ground, absorbed in the things right in front of you. Look up, and be alert to what is going on around Christ, that’s where the action is. See things from his perspective.

  33. 233
    Debbie,Chickamauga GA says:

    Psalm 95:1,6KJ O come, let us sing unto the Lord: let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation. O come, let us worship and bow down: let us kneel before the Lord our maker.

  34. 234
    Terri Tweedy Burlington, Ks says:

    Psalm 71:14 NIV But as for me, I will always have hope; I will praise you more and more.

  35. 235
    Wendy says:

    Psalm 56:3-4 NAS “When I am afraid, I will put my trust in You. In God, whose word I praise, In God I have put my trust, I shall not be afraid. What can mere man do to me?

  36. 236
    Susan from Waterford says:

    “Behold, God is my salvation, I will trust and not be afraid; For YAH, the LORD, is my strength and song; He also has become my salvation.” Isaiah 12:2 NKJV

  37. 237
    Lynette says:

    Worthington, Ohio – “In his heart, a man plans his course – but the Lord determines his steps” Proverbs 16:9

  38. 238
    stephanie says:

    Micah 6:8 NKJV

    He has shown you, O man, what is good: And what does the Lord require of you But to do justly, To love, mercy and to walk humbly with your God…

  39. 239
    stephanie says:

    Micah 6:8 NKJV

    He has show you, O man, what is good: And what does the Lord require of you But to do justly, To love, Mercy and to walk humbly before God.

  40. 240
    Tammy Co Springs CO says:

    Assuredly I say to you, unless you are converted and become as little children you will by no means enter the kingdom of heaven. Therefore whoever humbles himself as this little child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. Matt 18; 2-4 NKJV

  41. 241
    Loretta of Bloomfield says:

    And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that in all things at all times, having all that your need, you will abound in every good work. 2 Corinthians 9:8 (NIV)

  42. 242
    Vic says:

    Psalm 103:10-12 (NIV)

    10 he does not treat us as our sins deserve
    or repay us according to our iniquities.
    11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth,
    so great is his love for those who fear him;
    12 as far as the east is from the west,
    so far has he removed our transgressions from us.

  43. 243
    Stephanie Packer says:

    Stephanie P., Columbus, OH
    Psalm 89:1
    I will sing of the Lord’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make known your faithfulness through all generations.

  44. 244
    Maurene Lensink says:

    “Whoever serves me must follow me: and where I am my servant will also be. My Father will honor the one who serves me.” John 12:27 NIV

  45. 245
    Cora Hight says:

    Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves. Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others. Philippians 2:3-4 NIV

  46. 246
    Deta Lasley says:

    With promises like this to pull us on, dear friends, let’s make a clean break with everything that defiles or distracts us, both within and without. Let’s make our entire lives fit and holy temples for the worship of God. 2 Corinthians 7:1 MSG

  47. 247
    Barb says:

    Barb from Somerville –
    “Since the children have flesh and blood, he too shared in their humanity so that by his death he might destroy him who holds the power of death – that is, the devil – and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death.” Hebrews 2:14-15

  48. 248
    Patti Broer, Summerset, SD says:

    Psalm 16:8 I have set the Lord continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.

  49. 249
    Heather Steuer says:

    Heather Steuer,Dover,DE
    May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust Him,so that you may OVERFLOW with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.Romans15:13 NIV

  50. 250
    Gayle/Bismarck, ND says:

    Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart

    Psalm 37:4 NIV

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