Verse of the Month

These verses are for 2017
January – I Corinthians 13:1
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.
February – I Corinthians 13:2
And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.
March – I Corinthians 13:3
And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.
April – I Corinthians 13:4
Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,
May – I Corinthians 13:5
Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;
June – I Corinthians 13:6
Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;
July – I Corinthians 13:7
Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.
August – I Corinthians 13:8
Charity never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away.
September – I Corinthians 13:9 & 10
9 – For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.
10 – But when that which is perfect is come, then that which is in part shall be done away.
October – I Corinthians 13:11
When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
November – I Corinthians 13:12
For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.
December – I Corinthians 13:13
And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.
These verses are for 2016
January – Colossians 3:1-2
1 – If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
2 – Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
February – Colossians 3:3-4
3 – For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.
4 – When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.
March – Colossians 3:5-6
5 – Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
6 – For which things’ sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience:
April – Colossians 3:7-8
7 – In the which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them.
8 – But now ye also put off all these; anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth.
May – Colossians 3:9-10
9 – Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds;
10 – And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him:
June – Colossians 3:11-12
11 – Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.
12 – Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
July – Colossians 3:13-14
13 – Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.
14 – And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfectness.
August – Colossians 3:15-16
15 – And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body: and be ye thankful.
16 – Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
September – Colossians 3:17-18
17 – And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him.
18 – Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as it is fit in the Lord.
October – Colossians 3:19-20
19 – Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.
20 – Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.
November – Colossians 3:21-23
21 – Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged.
22 – Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but in singleness of heart, fearing God:
23 – And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;
December – Colossians 3:24-25
24 – Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive thereward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
25 – But he that doeth wrong shall receive for the wrong which he hath done: and there is no respect of persons.
These verses are for 2015
January – The Word of God should be Studied – 2 Timothy 2:15
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
February – The Word of God Is Quick and Powerful – Hebrews 4:12
For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thought and intents of the heart.
March – The Word of God should dwell in you richly – Colossians 3:16
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
April – The Word of God should not be handled deceitfully – 2 Corinthians 4:2
But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man’s conscience in the sight of God.
May – The Word of God Inspired – 2 Timothy 3:16-17
16 – All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:
17 – That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
June – The Word of God should be Searched – Acts 17:11
These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily,  whether those things were so.
July – Prayer – Jeremiah 33:3
Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not.
August – Prayer – Psalm 5:3
My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.
September – Prayer – Romans 8:26
Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
October – Prayer – Matthew 7:7
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:
November – Prayer – John 16:24
Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.
December – Prayer – Matthew 21:22
And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.