How to set powerful goals for memorizing scripture

Struggling to memorize scripture? Maybe you're aiming too low...

Do you find memorizing scripture to be an intimidating idea? Sometimes the reason is not that we don’t know how, but that we don’t meet the challenge with the right degree of intentionality. Having goals for memorizing scripture is a powerful way to overcome the intimidation and grow your knowledge of the Bible

How to set powerful goals for memorizing scripture

5 Ways memorizing scripture will make you more effective

Memorizing scripture has greater impact that just reading

Most books on spiritual disciplines include the discipline of memorization. Most of us memorize scripture in Sunday school or youth group, but then we stop. However, anyone who has seriously memorized scripture will testify that memorizing scripture is a powerful discipline to make us more effective Christians. 

How to meditate on the word of God

We need the right heart to meditate. Here are 4 key attributes of the heart.

Meditation is an often misunderstood practice. Many believe that to meditate means to empty your mind, but the scriptures teach that the opposite is true. Meditation is about filling your mind with the right thing to bring about increased holiness. But how do we meditate on the word of God?

Is this important element missing from your quiet time?

Is your quiet time outcome focused or task focused?

During my Christian life, I’ve tried lots of Bible reading plans. When I had rigorous reading plans, I found that I often had an element missing from my quiet time that prevented me from benefiting from my reading as I could. I’ve found that this element is missing from the quiet times of others too, though many don’t realize it. Is this important element missing from your quiet time?

Is meditation missing from your quiet time?

How to create and maintain a reliable prayer list

Commit to prayer by keeping a prayer list

Many people start a new year resolving to pray more. A commitment to prayer is an excellent resolution, but it is hard to keep without a structured approach. So, where do you start? If we want to be people who are faithful and reliable in prayer, we need a list that will help us stay focused and stay fresh. Here’s how to create and maintain a prayer list.

How to create and maintain a reliable prayer list