King to address North Greenville graduates

Evangelist Clayton King will be North Greenville Universityís commencement speaker when the school holds its spring graduation exercises on Thursday, May 8 at 10:00am in Younts Stadium. The public is invited to attend.

In case of rain, the ceremony will be moved to Turner Chapel and admittance will be by ticket only.

North Greenville will award approximately 300 undergraduate and graduate degrees during the ceremony. Approximately 176 were awarded at December commencement.

The ceremony will broadcast live via streaming video on the North Greenville website, www.ngu.edu.

The day will include a pre-graduation reception in the Sullivan Presidentís Box for Clayton King and his invited guests and a post-graduation reception for faculty, staff, graduates, and their families on the stadium grounds.

According to his website, King began preaching in 1987, at the age of 14, when he sensed his call from the Lord to be an Evangelist. He started Clayton King Ministries in 1995. Since then, he has traveled to 45 states and 38 countries. Clayton spends much of his time on the road preaching the Gospel at churches, university campuses, and other various ministry events.

In addition, the University will be awarding King with an honorary doctor of Christian leadership degree.

For more information, contact the Office of Public Relations at 864-977-7013.