My girls each have a memory verse each week in school. They have committed a lot of verses to memory, and I am proud of them. But, when is the last time I have sat down with the purpose of memorizing scripture? I’m ashamed to say I can’t recall. I read this blog post today and it challenged me:
And it reminded me of this post that I had written a couple of years ago. (Not nearly so eloquent, but a good reminder, nonetheless.)
Sunday, January 18, 2009
I look at your heavens,
which you made with your fingers.
I see the moon and stars,
which you created. Ps. 8:3
Today, my girls and I are going to start to memorize the book of James. I have printed out 4 copies of Chapter 1, and we’re going to go over it bit by bit and work on it as a family. I believe this will be a good project for us. I’ll let you know how it goes.