or send check by mail to:
Christian Heritage Speech Challenge
Attn: Mark Burton
601 Dorado Pl SE
Albuquerque NM 87123
Please include name, grade speaking in, address, phone, and email.
Top 2 from each category (2017)
2017 Christian Heritage Week Proclamation (see prev years below)
to the NM Constitution
We, the people of New Mexico, grateful to Almighty God for the blessings of liberty, in order to secure the advantages of a
state government, do ordain and establish this constitution.
CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO ADOPTED JAN 21, 1911
2017 Registration Info
Early Registration: $10 by Oct 25
Late Registration: $15 by Nov 1
Registration only by special permission after Wed, Nov 1
Email or call 505 609-9609 if cost is prohibitive
Also indicate if participating in impromptu.
8:00a – Check-in
- Bring: extra copy of speech and snacks to share
8:30a - Orientation
9:00a - Judging begins
4:00p - Awards Ceremony
- Please plan to attend the entire ceremony
(How many times have you walked out of a movie
or theater production that lasts less than two hours?
If you have suggestions for the awards program,
or would like to completely organize the ceremony,
please contact: Email or call 505 609-9609.)
2017 Grades, Sponsors, & Topics
Note: Students are not required to agree with, just address the topic question/statement
Grades 3-5 – C12 Group
Recitation of patriotic poetry, scripture, hymns, and founding documents (selected works online).
Opportunity to get used to speaking before entering the 6th Grade topic.
Grade 6 – Noah Webster College
Grade 7 – RGES