65th Alumni Weekend
April 23-26, 2015
1955, ’60, ’65, ’70, ’75, ’80, ’85, ’90, '95, ’00, ’05, ’10
|Bill Keresoma is no stranger to Monterey Bay Academy. Not only did he graduate with the Class of 1970 but he returned to MBA in 1994 and served for two years as our senior pastor before stepping into the position of principal from 1996 to 2005. Upon leaving MBA in 2005, Bill served as associate superintendent for schools in the Southeastern California Conference until 2011. He is currently the Superintendent of Education for Northern California Conference.
Bill has worked within the Seventh-day Adventist church for 40 years. During his career he has served as youth pastor at the La Mesa Church in the San Diego area, teacher, counselor, and vice principal at San Diego Academy, Dean of Men at Pacific Union College, and youth pastor at Napa Community SDA Church where he was ordained in 1989. Regardless of where God has led Bill during his 40 years of service, MBA has always held a very special place in his heart, a place he continues to pray for every day . . .
|(bio continued . . .)
||Bill Keresoma, Worship Hour Speaker
Class of 1970
Schedule of Events
Thursday, April 23
7:00p — Scholarship Reception
This is an invitation-only
dessert reception for the donors of our growing scholarship categories and the student scholars who will be recognized that evening.
2015 Issues will be available April 15
2015 Scholarship Booklet
2015 Scholarship Program
Note: Scholarships are no longer presented during the 11:00a Sabbath worship service due to the happily increasing numbers of endowed scholarships.
Friday, April 24
10:00a — Sixteenth Annual Golf Classic [Golf Classic website]
8:00p — Vespers
Presented by the Class of 2005, our 10th Year honor class
Sabbath, April 25
9:15a — Sabbath School/Worship Service
Adult Sabbath School will be presented by the Class of 1985, our 30 year honor class
Student Sabbath School - Set-N-Stone located in the landscape building (ocean side) near laundry
Worship Service presented by the Class of 1995, our 20th Year honor class
Featured Speaker Elder Bill Keresoma
Roll Call presented by Alumni Association President. All MBA alumni will be asked to proudly stand and proclaim their year or decade.
Honoree Recognition for Alums of the Year and Hall of Faith.
12:30p — Potluck Luncheon
In front of the MBA Cafeteria
2:00p — Honor Class Meetings & Photos
All class photos will be taken in Baker Chapel by an MBA photographer on April 25. They will be posted here by June. You will be able to download them and print the one(s) you wish to have. Thank you for your patience!
4:30p —Bay Area Men's Chorus and Oceanaires Concert
8:30p — Alumni/MBA Student Volleyball Game
9:30p — Alumni/MBA Student Basketball Game
Sunday, April 26
7:30a — Fun Run
1 Mile Fun Run (Beach to Gate) and a 5k. Registration Fee of $25 (you can click here
to register & pay). Registration by April 12.
9:00a — 49ers Brunch
All members of the classes 1950–1965 and their spouse are invited to this complimentary brunch.
11:30a — Alumni Association Meeting
Open to all MBA alumni and former faculty/staff. Please join us and see how you can continue to be an active part of our alma mater.