Bible Drill & Speakers’ Tournament

Welcome to the Bible Drill page! We exist to raise up a generation of Christ followers through encouraging them to hide God’s word deep in their heart. Browse the resources below for information on 2015 Bible Drill.

Bible Translations

Participants in BGCT drills may use one of three Bible translations—the King James Version (KJV), the 2011 New International Version (NIV), or the Holman Christian Standard (HCSB). Please note that the 1984 NIV will not be used in any regional or state BGCT drills in. Click here for details about which Bibles to order.

Cycle Color

2015 Red Scripture Cards are now available! Download either color or black & white verse cards for KJV, NIV and HCSB versions. The pages are double sided with two cards on each page.

Points of Emphasis

The following notes are not exhaustive rules or guidelines, but are intended to help clarify issues from previous years’ competitions. Please refer to the appropriate age group Leader Handbook at for complete information. Click here for more information.

Scholarship Information

Four scholarships are available through Bible Drill. Click here for more information.

Important Dates for 2015

April 10-11, 2015

  • First Baptist Church, Arlington
  • Colonial Hills Baptist Church, Tyler
  • Sugar Land Baptist Church, Sugar Land

April 24-25, 2015

  • First Baptist Church, Allen
  • Calvary Baptist Church, Lubbock

Click here for more information.

Click here for a detailed Bible Drill instructional video.

BGCT & National Speaker Winner, Yana Gendke “My Future Belongs to God”

2014 Speaker’s Tournament 2nd place speaker, Elizabeth Hannah.

Youth Speakers’ Tournament Leader Handbook

Job description &
Score Sheets

2015 Youth Speakers’ Tournament Topics

Speaker Power is a helpful book for Youth Speakers’ Tournament participants and leaders. It includes sections on Choosing a Topic, Developing Your Speech, practice tips, and Giving Your Speech, and is available through the Discipleship Office by calling Sheryl Page at 214-828-5286. Cost of Speaker Power is $8.00 plus shipping.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sheryl Page at [at] or (214) 828-5286.

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