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message 1: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Here is where we make goals to read the whole Bible or a book of the Bible.


message 2: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) My goal is to finish the book of John by the end of November. It might seem like a small amount but i have a Balancing the Sword book where it asks questions about the chapter and stuff like that!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Good luck! :)


message 4: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Thanks! I am almost done!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments That is AWESOME!!


message 6: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Yup!


message 8: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Just finished a 90 day Bible reading schedule. First time I've finished the Bible from start to finish. :)


message 9: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) You have read the whole Bible?
WOW! GOOD JOB! WAY TO GO! AWESOME! I could go on!


message 10: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Lol! Thanks. Yeahm I read the whole Bible in 88 days. :D


message 11: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Wow! That is Amazing!


message 12: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) You should try it, it's a huge comittment but really brings you closer to God.


message 13: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) I will have to try it!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Same!


message 15: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) :)


message 16: by Colleen (new)

Colleen | 3 comments Tamara wrote: "Lol! Thanks. Yeahm I read the whole Bible in 88 days. :D"

wow! that is amazing. i have never read the bible front to back but i really need to try to do that.


message 17: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) I agree! I need to too!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments *speechless*


message 19: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) :)

I have to tell you girls something. It is so awesome. My younger sister has been reading her Bible, never missing a day, since June of last year. She started off with a 20/20 challenge, twenty minutes a day for twenty days, then she just kept going and never stopped. She has almost read the whole Bible now. I think that is pretty awesome.


message 20: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) That is awesome!!! Good for her!! :)


message 21: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) I know!! I am speechless!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments That is awesome!


message 23: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) :( yup


message 24: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) I just finished Ruth and I am now reading Esther.


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Great!!


message 26: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) :) Are you reading a certain book of the Bible now? Or just random things?


message 27: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) I'm reading through Isaiah


message 28: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Cool!!!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments ;)


message 30: by [deleted user] (new)

I want to get through Genesis, but I can't get past the Noah's Ark section. I'm so easily distracted, I'm not in the habit of reading my Bible daily, and I'm sure Satan is getting in the way, too. :( :( :(

Could you please pray that I'll make some progress?


message 31: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Definitely!! I'll be praying!!


message 32: by [deleted user] (new)

Thank you. :)
I got through the part I mentioned...now to read the rest...


message 33: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) You'll do great! With God's strength you can persevere!! And I can totally relate to how you feel, I struggled with that for a long time and still have difficulties.


message 34: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) That is great!!


message 35: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Great job! I really like the goal. YOU CAN DO IT!!!!


message 36: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Okay, so some of my family and I are me morizing a hundred verses. If any one wants to join me, tell me! And for each one that we already know we are choosing another verse.
Here is the book we are using.

100 Bible Verses Everyone Should Know by Heart


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Wow! That sounds exciting! I can try...


message 38: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Yay!! You and I can do it together, if you have time!!!!!


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Yeah!


message 40: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) ;) Great!! Do you want me to post the list of the verses? I will...give me a sec...
This is in NASB.


message 41: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Fantastic Four
1. Genesis 1:1
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
2. John 1:1
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
3. John 1:14
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
4. John 3:16
“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.

Roman Road
5. Romans 3:23
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
6. Romans 6:23
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
7. Romans 5:8
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
8. Romans 10:9
That if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
9. Romans 10:10
For with the heart a person believes, resulting in righteousness, and with the mouth he confesses, resulting in salvation.

Listening
10. 2 Timothy 3:16
All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;
11. Joshua 1:8
This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have success.
12. Psalm 119:11
Your word I have treasured in my heart, that I may not sin against You.
13. Deuteronomy 6:6
These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart.
14. Deuteronomy 6:7
You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up.
15. Hebrews 4:12
For the word of God is living and active and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing as far as the division of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
16. Hebrews 4:16
Therefore let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
17. 1 John 5:14
This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
18. 1 John 5:15
And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests which we have asked from Him.

Assurance
19. 1 John 5:11
And the testimony is this, that God has given us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.
20. 1 John 5:12
He who has the Son has the life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have the life.
21. John 14:1
“Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.
22. John 14:2
In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.
23. John 14:3
If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself, that where I am, there you may be also.
24. John 14:6
Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.
25. John 14:27
Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.
26. Isaiah 26:3
“The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace, because he trusts in You.
27. Isaiah 53:5
But He was pierced through for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; the chastening for our well-being fell upon Him, and by His scourging we are healed.
28. Isaiah 53:6
All of us like sheep have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; but the LORD has caused the iniquity of us all, to fall on Him.

Praise
29. 1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
30. Psalm 100:4
Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him, bless His name.
31. Psalm 100:5
For the LORD is good; His lovingkindness is everlasting and His faithfulness to all generations.
32. Revelation 4:11
“Worthy are You, our Lord and our God, to receive glory and honor and power; for You created all things, and because of Your will they existed, and were created.”

Promises
33. Matthew 6:33
But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
34. Romans 8:28
And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.
35. Jeremiah 29: 11
For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.
36. 1 John 1:7
but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.
37. 1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
38. Proverbs 3:5
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding.
39. Proverbs 3:6
In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.
40. 1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man; and God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it.
41. Psalm 55:22
Cast your burden upon the LORD and He will sustain you; He will never allow the righteous to be shaken.
42. 1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you.

Holiness
43. 2 Chronicles 7:14
And My people who are called by My name humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
44. Romans 12:1
Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
45. Romans 12:2
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
46. Romans 12:11
Not lagging behind in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;
47. Romans 12:12
Rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer,
48. Romans 12:18
If possible, so far as it depends on you, be at peace with all men.
49. 2 Corinthians 9:7
Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
50. Hebrews 10:25
Not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.
51. Proverbs 1:7
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
52. Proverbs 15:1
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Fullness
53. Ephesians 5:18
And do not get drunk with wine, for that is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit,
54. Ephesians 5:19
Speaking to one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody with your heart to the Lord;
55. Ephesians 5:20
Always giving thanks for all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to God, even the Father;
56. Ephesians 5:21
And be subject to one another in the fear of Christ.
57. Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
58. Galatians 5:23
Gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.

Joy
59. Psalm 118:24
This is the day which the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
60. Philippians 4:4
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice!
61. Philippians 4:5
Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near.
62. Philippians 4:6
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
63. Philippians 4:7
And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
64. James 1:2
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
65. James 1:3
Knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
66. James 1:4
And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing
67. James 1:5
But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.
68. 1 Thessalonians 5:16
Rejoice always;
69. 1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pray without ceasing;
70. 1 Thessalonians 5:18
In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.

Faith
71. Ephesians 2:8
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;
72. Ephesians 2:9
Not as a result of works, so that no one may boast.
73. Ephesians 2:10
For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.
74. Galatians 2:20
I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.
75. Colossians 3:15
Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body; and be thankful.
76. Colossians 3:16
Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
77. Colossians 3:17
Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.
78. Romans 1:16
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
79. Romans 1:17
For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, “BUT THE RIGHTEOUS man SHALL LIVE BY FAITH.”
80. Psalm 56:3
When I am afraid, I will put my trust in You.
81. Psalm 4:8
In peace I will both lie down and sleep, for You alone, O LORD, make me to dwell in safety.
82. Hebrews 11:6
And without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is and that He is a rewarder of those who seek Him.

Sent
83. Matthew 28:18
And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.
84. Matthew 28:19
Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
85. Matthew 28:20
Teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
86. Acts 1:8
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth.”

Twenty-Third Psalm
87. Psalm 23:1
The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.
88. Psalm 23:2
He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters.
89. Psalm 23:3
He restores my soul; He guides me in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.
90. Psalm 23:4
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.
91. Psalm 23:5
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You have anointed my head with oil; My cup overflows.
92. Psalm 23:6
Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days


message 42: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Alpha and Omega

93. Isaiah 9:6
For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; and the government will rest on His shoulders; and His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

94. Luke 2:10
But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;

95. Luke 2:11
For today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

96. Luke 2:12
This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.”

97. Acts 1:11
They also said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? This Jesus, who has been taken up from you into heaven, will come in just the same way as you have watched Him go into heaven.”

98. Revelation 21:1
Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and there is no longer any sea.

99. Revelation 21:2
And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, made ready as a bride adorned for her husband.

100. Revelation 22:20
He who testifies to these things says, “Yes, I am coming quickly.” Amen. Come, Lord Jesus.


message 43: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) If you want, I can also email you it so you can print it..


Isabel of the Sea (oceangirlie) | 1375 comments Yes! Email would be great! Lol.


message 45: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Wow! That would be such a great challenge!!


message 46: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Yes!!!! A lot of them are review but still!!! All great to know. Especially since i am horrible at remembering references..


message 47: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Oh, yeah I have the same problem. Maybe I should try this. :)


message 48: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) Okay!!! You can post the verses in other Christian groups if you want, doesn't matter!!!


message 49: by Tamara (new)

Tamara Georges  (tamarasinnamon) Oh, okay! Thanks! :)


message 50: by Haley (new)

Haley S (haleyjs) ;)


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