27th Annual
Christian Heritage
Speech Challenge

Saturday, Nov 4th, 2017

8888 Harper NE
Abq, NM 87111

Updated: 8/10/2017 (2017 Topics)

Register online (closed)

or send check by mail to: 
    Christian Heritage Speech Challenge
    Attn: Mark Burton
    601 Dorado SE
    Albuquerque NM 87123

Please include name, grade speaking in, address, phone, and email.

Top 2 from each category (2016)

2016 Christian Heritage Week Proclamation (see prev years below)

PREAMBLE 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.


2016 Registration Info

Early Registration: $10 by Nov 2
Late Registration: $15 by Nov 9
Registration by special permission after Wed, Nov 9

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,
please contact: Email or call 505 609-9609.)

2016 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

What are the essentials of city, state, and federal civil government?


Grade 7 – RGES