Helping children develop the habit of memorizing Scripture is something that has a huge payoff. God's Word can keep us on the right path and away from so many things that cause pain and suffering in our lives. Psalm 23 is one of the best known chapters of the Bible and it has a lot of applications both for living our lives and finding comfort in times of sorrow.
Rick Warren in the Purpose Driven Life listed the benefits of memorizing Bible verses as follows:
Resist temptation Make wise decisions Reduce Stress Build confidence Offer good advice Share your faith
We've put together a video that shows how each Memory Cross card folds and some of the benefits of Scripture Memorization.