Chapel & Religious Life


Bishop Thomas B. Stockton


B.A. Davidson College
M.Div. Duke Divinity School
Honorary Doctorates from Pfeiffer University and Shennendoah University.

Dr. Tom Stockton serves as our Bishop-in-Residence. Bishop Stockton has provided invaluable assistance to the campus by teaching in the Religion and Philosophy Department, offering professional counsel to those preparing for graduate theological study, working with students to handle personal situations, relating to concerns of parents, and visiting students in the event of a hospital stay.

Dr. Stockton served as Bishop of The Virginia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, 1988-1996. He has served six churches in the Western North Carolina Conference, the last of which were Wesley Memorial in High Point and Myers Park in Charlotte, NC.


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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