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Bible Memory Program 2020

Recitations begin January 19

 

Get your Program Booklet here

 

The Bible Memory Program (BMP) runs for 15 weeks from mid-January through late April.

  • Each participant is assigned a “hearer” who will listen to their verses each week.
  • Plans are printed in the ESV.
  • Age guidelines are provided for each plan and suggested minimum memory guidelines are listed
  • Makeup weeks are available through the end of May if needed.

PLAN SELECTIONS ARE DUE TO TIM OR MEGAN SHUKRI BY JANUARY 5

RECITATIONS BEGIN JANUARY 19

Suggested Memory Guidelines 

PreK-K5

1 verse

Grade 1-4

2+ verses

Grades 5-7

3+ verses

Grades 8-Adult

4+ verses

 
 
CHILDREN’S SERIES:


Bible ABCs (PreK-K5)

Bible ABCs has a Bible verse for each letter, and contains short devotional lessons to read to your child.

Bible Bees (K4-K5)

Designed for kindergarten age children, the Bible Bees teaches character qualities. 

God Loves Me (Grade 1-4)

Emphasizes the Lord’s personal interest in boys and girls, with select Scriptures that show the practical demonstrations of His love. It includes a clear presentation of the gospel. 

God Made Me (Grade 1-4)

God Made Me can help you direct your young learner’s curiosity about the world around him. It teaches not only the fact but also the purpose of God’s creation with a clear presentation of the gospel. 

God Speaks to Me (Grade 1-4)

God Speaks to Me is an excellent way to introduce your child to the Bible. It’s a simple presentation of all the important truths God’s Word teaches about itself. It is designed to show children how God had them in mind when He wrote the Bible. 

God Offers Me Eternal Life (Grade 1-4)

God Offers Me Eternal Life is a primer on the plan of salvation and on the important changes that salvation brings to the Christian’s new life. A presentation that is comprehensive, yet personal, simple and concise.

 

FAMILY SERIES || GRADES 5–12 AND ADULTS:

The books in the Family Series are coordinated so that parents and children can memorize topics together and many of the same verses. The titles on the left-hand side are simpler and have a more specific focus than the related titles on the right-hand side, but anyone can choose from either list.

Eternal God

Doctrine of God

Wisdom for Children

Wisdom

Unto Us A Child Is Born

Life of Christ

 

BIBLICAL LIVING SERIES || GRADE 8 – ADULT:

The Christian Home

These Scriptures teach God’s intended responsibilities for a husband’s loving leadership, the wife’s sweet submission, and godly rearing of children for His glory.

In His Service

This book covers calling, preparation, heart attitude, and reward in serving.

Victory Over the Flesh Through Faith

This book deals directly with victory by God’s Spirit and surrender of our will to Christ that we may have victory in temptation, worry, and thought life.

  

LIGHT OF LIFE SERIES || GRADE 8 – ADULT:

The Path from Darkness to Light

Book one of the series teaches God’s response to sin and His plan and provision for salvation. It finishes with the blessings of God to those who accept His salvation. 

In Fellowship with the Father

This book gives a wonderful overview of our relationship with the heavenly Father. You will study verses which teach what it means to commune with God and how it is evidenced in our lives. 

Ambassadors for Christ

This is book three in the series. It gives a step-by-step study on the

believer’s responsibility to witness for Christ. 

The Glory of the Lord Revealed

Number four of the series helps us discover the eternal glory of our Lord Jesus Christ before the worlds were made and throughout time as our perfect Redeemer and Savior. You are also swept beyond to the hope of our future to reign with Him.


BIBLE BOOK SERIES || GRADE 8 – ADULT:

Memorize a specific Bible passage using your own Bible and translation.

Note: Participants may divide a book of the Bible or chapters into a multi-year plan. For example, Colossians could be divided into Year 1 (Ch. 1-2) and Year 2 (Ch. 3-4). Please let the BMP coordinators know if you would like to make a multi- year plan.

 

Standard Plans:                                 Difficult Plans:

Approx. 4 verses per week               Approx. 7 verses per week

Philippians 1-2                                   Colossians

Philippians 3-4                                   1 John

2 Peter                                               James

2 John, 3 John, Jude                           1 Peter

Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7)

Psalm 119 (Two-year Plan) Year 1: verses 1-88

Year 2: verses 89-176

Very Difficult Plans

Approx. 10 verses per week

 Ephesians

Galatians

 

Any Bible passage that you would be interested in memorizing could be added to the program. Please speak with the BMP coordinators for more details.

  • Our Mission Statement The Church of the Open Bible exists to honor God by making and maturing disciples who together are becoming like the Lord Jesus Christ. (Matthew 28:19-20)

  • Our Identity and GoalsAs believers and followers of the Lord Jesus Christ, we desire to live and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible. Our church desires to equip believers to grow in grace by loving God, loving others, and communicating the truth of the Word of God. (Acts 2:47, John 17:20-23, Ephesians 4:11-12) 

  • Our Pastor and EldersOur church is led by elders, which includes our pastor as the primary teacher. These biblically qualified men are responsible for the spiritual well-being of our church family. You can learn more about these men on our website. (1 Timothy 3:1-7, 1 Peter 5:1-3)

Directions

We are conveniently located just three miles from the I-93/I-95 interchange at 3 Winn Street, Burlington, MA 01803.