| Scripture Memory Cards Circa 1915-1920
These cards are from a collection of Scripture memory cards given
to Clara Kusler Mayer in her Sunday school class at the Gnadenfeld
Congregational Church near Kulm, south-central North Dakota.
Clara, the daughter of Germans from Russia immigrants, was born
in 1902 in Parkston, South Dakota. Her parents came from the villages
near present-day Odessa, Ukraine: Johann Kusler from Worms, Beresan
District, and Magdalena Grosz from Kulm, Bessarabia.
In March 1921, Clara Kusler married John Mayer in a double wedding
ceremony along with Clara's brother, Edward Christian Kusler, who
married John's sister, Carolina (Carrie) Mayer. Clara died in 1986
in Kulm, North Dakota.
This collection of memory cards featuring color lithography was
originally published in New York. They were donated by Clara's sister,
Adeline Kusler McCloy, to the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
in January 2002.
Scripture Memory Cards
(Cards shown below are not
available for purchase)
It is good neither to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor any
thing whereby they brother stumbleth, or is offended, or is
Romans 14:21 (King James Version)
But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the
Christ, the Son of God: and that believing ye might have life
through his name.
John 20:31 (King James Version)
2 Chronicles 32:9-23
And there came a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my
beloved Son: hear him.
Luke 9:35 (King James Version)
Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but saith unto him, Go home
to they friends, and tell them how great things the Lord hath
done for thee, and hath had compassion on thee.
Mark 5:19 (King James Version)
And they all with one consent began to make excuse. The first
said unto him, I have bought a piece of ground, and I must needs
to go and see it; I pray thee have me excused.
Luke 14:18 (King James Version)
For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that
humbleth himself shall be exalted.
Luke 14:11 (King James Version)
But they said, we will drink no wine: for Jonadab the son of
Rechab our father commanded us, saying, Ye shall drink no wine,
neither ye, nor your sons for ever:
Jeremiah 35:6 (King James Version)
Come you thou precious ransom money
Of which whom all heathens' hope
Come, O Savior of the whole world
Gate and doors are standing open
Come in divine majestic splendor
Come, we are waiting with anticipation
Receive my Hoshianna
With victorious palm branches
As many as I am able
I want to shout you honor
And with full faith which you deserve
Reward me with eternal gain
Translated by Victor Knell
April 24, 2002
All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth unto such as keep
his covenant and his testimonies.
Psalms 25:10 (King James Version)
Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet
we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
Isaiah 53:4 (King James Version)
For even hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered
for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:
1 Peter 2:21 (King James Version)
Remember that Jesus Christ of the seed of David was raised from
the dead according to my gospel:
2 Timothy 2:8 (King James Version)
And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we
shall reap, if we faint not.
Galatians 6:9 (King James Version)
My little children, these things write I unto you, that
Ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with
The Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:
1 John 2:1 (King James Version)
Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit
indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
Matthew 26:41 (King James Version)
The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil
and the good.
Proverbs 15:3 (King James Version)
If ye love me, keep my commandments.
John 14:15 (King James Version)
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I
will give you rest.
Matthew 11:28 (King James Version)
But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength;
they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and
not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.
Isaiah 40:31 (King James Version)
And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the
first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the
earth. Unto him that loved us, and
washed us from our sins in his own blood,
Revelation 1:5 (King James Version)
He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also
in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also
Luke 16:10 (King James Version)
Children, obey your parents in all things: for this is well
pleasing unto the Lord.
Colossians 3:20 (King James Version)
Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
Matthew 5:5 (King James Version)
Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope
the Lord is.
Jeremiah 17:7 (King James Version)
There hath no temptation taken you but as is common to man:
but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above
that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way
to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.
1 Corinthians 10:13 (King James Version)
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
Proverbs 3:6 (King James Version)
The Lord is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger,
and of great mystery.
Psalms 145:8 (King James Version)