These students won first and second place awards at the annual Talents For Christ competition on Thursday, June 28.

Bible Knowledge

  • First place: Briana Harrier – Riverside Baptist Church, Decatur, Illinois
  • Second Place: Julie Farrell – Calvary Baptist Church, Forest City, Iowa


Brass

  • First Place: Ethan Grismore – Faith Baptist Church, Mason City, Iowa
  • Secnd Place: Michael Kapottos – Berea Baptist Church, Berea, Ohio

Female Public Speaking

  • First Place: Sara Moody – First Baptist Church, Middleville, Michigan
  • Second Place: Aubrey O’Brien – Faith Baptist Church, Sauk Centre, Minnesota

Female Voice

  • First Place: Rebekah Noack – Maranatha Baptist Church, Grimes, Iowa
  • Second Place: Stacy Jingst – Southside Baptist Church, Sebring, Florida

Male Voice

  • First Place: Joshua Farrell – Calvary Baptist Church, Forest City, Iowa
  • Second Place: Albert Battistelli – Faith Baptist Church, Amherst, Ohio

Oral Interpretation of Scripture

  • First Place: Jessica LaFleur – Maranatha Baptist Church, Grimes, Iowa
  • Second Place: Rebekah Swift – Evangel Baptist Church, Taylor, Michigan

Piano

  • First Place: Andrew Harry – Hamilton Baptist Church, Hamilton, Michigan
  • Second Place: Mary Liebert – Faith Baptist Church, Carroll, Iowa

Preaching

  • First Place: Timothy Pyne – Evangel Baptist Church, Taylor, Michigan
  • Second Place: Anthony Crawford – Calvary Baptist Church, Mount Pleasant, Iowa

Strings

  • First Place: Kaylin Spink – Berea Baptist Church, Berea, Ohio
  • Second Place: Nathan Varga – First Baptist Church, Elyria, Ohio

Visualized Bible Teaching

  • First Place: Nick Wiedemeier – Faith Baptist Church, Carroll, Iowa
  • Second Place: Reilly Parker – First Baptist Church, Elyria, Ohio

Woodwinds

  • First Place: Alyssa Pyne – Evangel Baptist Church, Taylor, Michigan
  • Second Place: Lora Fessel – Temple Baptist Church, Charles City, Iowa

Writing

  • First Place: Emily Gehman – First Baptist Church, Rochester, Michigan
  • Second Place: Ross Ager – Saylorville Baptist Church, Des Moines, Iowa