Conference Bible Verses

Conference 2012 Bible Verses

January                         Revelations 21:3-5a                          NRSV

 “And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “See, the home of God is among mortals.  He will dwell with them; they will be his peoples, and God himself will be with them, he will wipe every tear from their eyes.  Death will be no more; mourning and crying and pain will be no more, for the first things have passed away.”  And the one who was seated on the throne said, “See, I am making all things new.


February                        2 Corinthians 5:21                           NRSV

“For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.”


March                              Ezekiel 11:19-20                             NRSV

“I will give them one heart, and put a new spirit within them; I will remove the heart of stone from their flesh and give them a heart of flesh, so that they may follow my statutes and keep my ordinances and obey them.  Then they shall be my people, and I will be their God.”


April                                   Psalm 119:73                               NAS

“Thy hands made me and fashioned me; Give me understanding that I may learn thy commandments.”


May                                     Isaiah 65:17                                MSG

“Pay close attention now:  I’m creating new heavens and a new earth.  All the earlier troubles, chaos, and pain are things of the past, to be forgotten.  Look ahead with joy.  Anticipate what I’m creating:  I’ll create Jerusalem as sheer joy, create my people as pure delight.”


June                                       Act 2:1-4                                  MSG

“When the Feast of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.  Without warning there was a sound like a strong wind, gale force—no one could tell where it came from.  It filled the whole building.  Then, like a wild-fire, the Holy Spirit spread through their ranks, and they started speaking in a number of different languages as the Spirit prompted them.


July                                  Matthew 9:21-22                MSG

“She was thinking to herself, “If I can just put a finger on his robe, I’ll get well.”  Jesus turned—caught her at it.  Then he reassured her:  “Courage, daughter.  You took a risk of faith, and now you’re well.”  The woman was well from then on.”


August                                  John 13:34                                 NRSV

“I give you a new commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.


September                         Psalm 33:2-3                                NRSV

“Praise the Lord with the lyre; make melody to him with harp of ten strings.  Sing to him a new song; play skillfully on the strings with loud shouts.” 


October                               Psalm 24:1                                 MSG

“God claims Earth and everything in it; God claims World and all who live on it.”


November                      2 Corinthians 5:17                           NRSV

“So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation:  everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!”


December                           Luke 2:10-11

“And the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of a great joy which shall be for all the people; for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.”

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