Life Verses

If you are having trouble choosing a Life Verse for your child, these examples may be able to help!

  • Colossians 2:7 which says, “Let your roots grow down into Christ and draw up nourishment from Him, so you will grow in faith, strong and vigorous in the truth you were taught. Let your lives overflow with thanksgiving for all He has done”.
  • 1 Corinthians 4:2 which says, “Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful.”
  • 1 Corinthians 15:57 which says, “Thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”
  • Deuteronomy 6:5 which says, “Love the lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.”
  • Deuteronomy 7:9 which says, “Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; He s the faithful God; Keeping His covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love Him and keep Him commands.”
  • Ephesians 2:8 which says, “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God”.
  • Isaiah 30:21 which says, “Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, ‘This is the way; walk in it’”.
  • Isaiah 41:10 which says, “So do not fear, for I am with you: do not be dismayed for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”
  • James 1:22 which says, “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive ourselves. Do what it says”.
  • James 3:13 which says, “Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show it by his good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom”.
  • Jeremiah 29:11 which says, “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
  • John 10:29 which says, “My father gave them to me, and he is greater than all others. No one can snatch them from his hands…”
  • John 14:6 which says, “Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.’”
  • John 15:12, 14 which says, “My command is this: love each other as I have loved you…You are my friends if you do what I command”.
  • Joshua 1:7 which says, “Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go.
  • Joshua 1:9b which says, “Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”
  • Luke 2:40 which says, “The child grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was upon him”.
  • Mark 12:30, 31 which says, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.”
  • Matthew 5:8 with says “Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.”
  • Matthew 22:37-39 which says, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it; Love your neighbor as yourself.”
  • Numbers 6: 24-26 which says, “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you. The Lord turns His face toward you, and gives you peace.”
  • 1 Peter 5:7 which says, “Cast all your burdens upon Him, because He cares for you.”
  • Philippians 2:13 which says, “For it is God who works in you to will and to act according to His good purpose”.
  • Philippians 4:6 which says, “Do not worry about anything. But pray and ask God for everything you need. And when you pray, always give thanks”.
  • Philippians 4:13 which says, “I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.”
  • Proverbs 3:5, 6 which says, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight”.
  • Proverbs 21:21 which says, “He who pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor.”
  • Proverbs 22:6 which says, “Teach your children right from wrong and when they are grown, they shall still do right.”
  • Proverbs 23:15-16 which says, “My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad; my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.”
  • Psalm 18:2 which says, “The Lord is my rock… my fortress… my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust.”
  • Psalms 27:1 which says “The Lord is my light and my salvation; of whom shall I be afraid?”
  • Psalm 46:10 which says, “Be still and know that I am God.”
  • Psalm 63:3 which says, “Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you. I will praise you as long as I live, and in your name I will lift up my hands.”
  • Psalm 71:5 which says, “For thou art my hope, O Lord God; thou art my trust from my youth.”
  • Psalm 84:11 which says, “For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor; no good thing does He withhold from those whose walk is blameless.
  • Psalm 91:11 which says, “May the Lord give His angels charge over you, to guide you in all your ways”.
  • Psalm 105:4 which says, “Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always”.
  • Psalm 150:6 which says, “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord.”
  • Romans 12:2 which says, “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will”.
  • Romans 12:20, 21 which says, “If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head. Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good”.
  • 1 Thessalonians 2:12 which says, “Live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory”.
  • Zephaniah 3:17 which says, “The Lord your God is with you. He is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you. He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing.”

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