A key way to measure our being worshipers maturing in Christ is by the vital sign of being rooted in scripture.

A longing for God’s Word that cultivates a relationship with the Lord is a mark of a genuine believer. A maturing follower of Jesus desires to have the heart’s affections stirred to worship the God who has saved us by His grace and placed us in His forever family. By memorizing these verses in 2021, we will seek to be worshipers, maturing in Christ, by celebrating His great salvation.

Verse of the Month

There are two ways you can memorize with us:


Download the Bible Memory App, then click on this group link or search for East White Oak Bible Church 2021 (Remember, the app needs to be installed prior to clicking this link.)  You may choose from several different translations of the Bible.


We encourage you to memorize these verses in a translation that is familiar to you! We’ve included memory cards in several commonly used translations. Download and print these cards, or write out the verses in another version of your choice.

English Standard VersionNew International VersionKing James Version


Romans 3:23
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. (ESV)


Romans 5:8
But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. (ESV)
Romans 6:23
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord. (ESV)


Ephesians 2:8-9
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. (ESV)


John 1:12
But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God. (ESV)


John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. (ESV)


1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. (ESV)


1 John 5:14-15
And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. And if we know that he hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests that we have asked of him. (ESV)


Psalm 119:9, 11
How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word.
I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. (ESV)


John 14:21
Whoever has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him. (ESV)


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 good success. (ESV)


Acts 1:8
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth. (ESV)


Matthew 4:19
And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.” (ESV)