Memorization is a beneficial discipline for an elder’s own personal growth and also for his ministry. Part 2 of 2.Audio File Lecture Outline Detailed Outline
- Can a person get the same benefit of meditating on Scripture without memorizing it? Explain.
- How can a person develop this discipline without it becoming legalistic?
- Set up a plan for memorizing Scripture. Determine a schedule of verses and the rate of memorizing. Be specific, even to deciding the mechanics (use of 3x5 cards, a sheet of paper, or other).
Why Memorize Scripture. This is an excellent message on the importance and value of memorization, from one who practices what he preaches. Dr. Piper begins with an extended recitation of various scriptures from memory.
How To Memorize Scripture. The Navigators ministry has specialized in discipleship over the years. Memorization has been a staple of their training of new and growing believers. This article contains solid, basic instruction in how to memorize.
Memorization by Rick Warren. This brief list of the benefits of memorization comes from popular preacher and author, Rick Warren.
Teaching-Memorization. Noted Christian education scholar, Dr. Kenneth Gangel, expounds on the value of teaching memorization to the church.
A Study of Mental/Memory Exercises. A webpage of the Alzheimer Association referring to research concerning mental exercises and delayed memory loss.