Chapel & Religious Life

Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Service

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”

Martin Luther King, Jr

2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Worship Service
11 am Monday, January 21
Hayworth Chapel

Every year on the wintry Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a fire is kindled on High Point University’s campus. The Hayworth Chapel hosts a Martin Luther King, Jr. Service to honor the life and work of the late social activist and preacher. The service hosts a noted speaker, Genesis Gospel Choir, and is paired with community service projects throughout the day that are in the spirit of the “Beloved Kingdom” for which King strove.

The 2019 service will be at 11 am, January 21st in Hayworth Chapel. We are excited to have Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III as your keynote preacher. Dr. Moss, Senior Pastor at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, was recently recognized by Baylor University as one of the 12 Most Effective Preachers in the English- Speaking World.


MLK Day Speaker Archives

2019 - Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III2018 - Bishop Vashti McKenzie
2017 – Bishop Jonathan Holston

2016 – Rev. Prince Rivers
2015, 2009 – Rev. Dr. Raphael Warnock2014 – Dr. Eboni Marshall Turman
2013 – Dr. Clifford Jones2012 – Rev. Tyrone Gordon2011 – Dr. Charles Adams
2010 – Rev. Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, Jr. 2008 – Rev. Dr. John Kinney 2007 – Rev. Dr. James Forbes
2006 - Ms Wanda Stark2003 – Rev. Arnetta Beverly

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Worship services at High Point University are held Wednesday evenings, 5:30-6:20 p.m in Hayworth Chapel.

Rev. Andria Williamson, Manager of Chapel Programs
Phone: (336) 841-9132