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Martin Luther King Jr. Service: Rev. Michael A Walrond, Jr.

January 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This annual chapel service celebrates the life and work of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and features noteworthy clergy and scholars from across the country.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was deeply committed to serving others and helping foster a most just society. Every year, thousands of people across the United States come together to honor Dr. King through service projects, scholarship opportunities, and worship services. High Point University and the surrounding community are growing their partnership to make MLK Day a day on rather than a day off.

Our speaker this year is Rev. Michael A Walrond, Jr. Pastor Mike is a graduate of Morehouse College, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. He continued his studies at Duke University School of Divinity as a Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar and earned a Master of Divinity degree with a focus in Theology.  He served Duke University as the University Minister and Director of the African American Campus Ministry for eight years. Pastor Mike served as the Senior Pastor of Zion Temple United Church of Christ in Durham, North Carolina for eight years. He is now the Senior Pastor of First Corinthian Baptist Church (FCBC) in Harlem, New York.

No tickets required. Open to the public.

Details

Date:
January 20, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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