Reverend Dayhige M. Wright is the beloved Senior Pastor of the Living Water Baptist Church of High Point, NC. Along with that, he serves an Associate Pastor and Director of Media at the New Light Missionary Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC, under the leadership of Senior Pastor, Reverend Dr. Cardes H. Brown, Jr.
At 4 years of age he began to preach the Word of the Lord. God continued to bless Pastor Wright, who at 8 years of age, was officially licensed to preach the Gospel at Light of Peace Missionary Baptist Church located in Rocky Mount, NC while under the leadership of Senior Pastor, Bishop Lonnie M. Braswell. At Light of Peace Missionary Baptist Church, Reverend Wright served as the Youth and Young Adult Pastor. In this position, God allowed him to create many ministry opportunities. Pastor Wright also served in the Music and Audio/Video Ministries respectively.
Pastor Wright is a Magna Cum Laude Graduate of the prestigious Winston- Salem State University, from which he holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications. He is currently enrolled at the Wake Forest University School of Divinty, pursing his Masters of Divinity. He is also a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. The prayers and advice from his family, and in particular his Grandmother, the late Dorothy Battle has played a vital and dynamic role in his spiritual foundation, that promotes his deep-rooted love for Jesus Christ. He also credits the prayers and mentoring of his second set of parents, Reverend Dr. Cardes & First Lady Diane Brown and so many others.
He holds fast to his favorite scripture found in Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me”.