Students from Michigan and Iowa participated in this year’s national Talents For Christ competition. The following participants won in the following areas:

FEMALE PUBLIC SPEAKING

  • First Place: Kara Walton (Good News Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan)
  • Second Place: Annie Anderson (Good News Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan)

FEMALE VOICE

  • First Place: Emma Pedersen (North Court Baptist Church, Ottumwa, Iowa)

PIANO

  • First Place: Trent Garnaat (First Baptist Church, Alto, Michigan)

PREACHING

  • First Place: Wesley Prindle (Altoona Regular Baptist Church, Altoona, Iowa)
  • Second Place: David Love (Altoona Regular Baptist Church, Altoona, Iowa)

VISUAL BIBLE TEACHING

  • First Place: Henry Anderson (Good News Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan)
  • Second Place: Abigail Hedges (Good News Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan)

Talents For Christ exists to challenge students who are actively involved in Regular Baptist churches to develop their God-given talents for ministry, and to honor those who demonstrate exceptional preparation and skill.