Bible Drill is a Southern Baptist Convention program involving older children, youth, and high school students in systematic memorization and location of certain Scriptures. You can download the Bible Drill at the bottom of this page.
The Speakers' Tournament provides opportunities for high school students to write and deliver a biblical speech on provided topics. The 2015 Speakers' topics can be found here. You can also download the Speakers' book below.
NEW in 2015: The Children, Youth, and High School drillers can ALL use the English Standard Version in their drills.
The correct English Standard Version Bible to order is:
ESV Pew Edition Black Cover
ISBN - 13: 978-1-4335-2204-8
ISBN - 10: 1-4335-2204-7
Get your Children's RED cycle ESV verses here.
NOTE: LifeWay has reprinted the King James Bibles. The wording has not changed and the ISBN numbers have not changed. They will just have a more updated look. The newly printed Bibles will be available September 1, 2014.
Also....beginning September 1, 2014, churches and associations may purchase cases of the KJV and HCSB Bibles at their local LifeWay stores for a discount of 30% per case; HOWEVER, please order through the store manager and not a store associate.
The correct ISBN number for the HCSB (Holman) Bible is 978-1-4336-0364-8. The correct ISBN number for the KJV (King James) Bible is either 978-1-5864-0945-6 or 978-0-8798-1600-1.
If you have any questions about the Bibles used by the SBTC, please contact Lucian Stohler online or call him at 281.460.9962.
The SBTC 2015 Bible Drill/Speakers' Calendar is as follows:
First Baptist Church
Registration will be
available March 15
Spring Baptist Church
SBTC State Finals
Children's Bible Drill
Children's Bible Drill is a three-year rotational program for children in grades 4-6. Children are taught through games, music, Bible stories, and Scripture memory. The three-year rotation cycles are red, blue, & green. For 2015, churches use LifeWay's Blue Drill curriculum, Bible Skills, Drills, and Thrills: RED CYCLE. To order curriculum or access a complete how-to guide & demonstrations go to www.lifeway.com and search Bible Drill.
Youth Bible Drill
Youth Bible Drill is a three-year rotational program for students in grades 7-9. Youth will locate books and verses from the Bible, memorize passages, and locate specific passages that pertain to varioius doctrinal and ethical concerns.
The three-year rotation cycles are red, blue, and green. For 2015, students will use the RED CYCLE. Curriculum for the Youth Drill is included in a link at the bottom of this page. If you read the information there and still have questions, please feel free to contact Lucian Stohler online or call him at 281.460.9962.
High School Bible Drill
High School Bible Drill is a three-year rotational program for students in grades 10-12. High School students will locate books and verses from the Bible, memorize passages, and locate specific passages that pertain to various doctrinal and ethical concerns.
The three-year rotation cycles are Cycle One, Cycle Two, and Cycle Three. For 2015, students will use CYCLE ONE. Curriculum for the High School Drill is is included in the link at the bottom of this page. If you read the information there and still have questions, please feel free to contact Lucian Stohler online or call him at 281.460.9962.
Youth Speakers' Tournament
The Youth Speakers' Tournament is a ministry for youth in grades 10-12 and is designed to encourage growth toward Christian maturity. Teens are challenged to think seriously about their commitment of Christ. Speakers are judged on the composition and delivery of their speeches. The Speakers' topics are changed each year and are available here. The Speakers' Tournament book can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.