68th Annual MACU Rally & Homecoming

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Rally Schedule
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Tim Liston Tim Liston – Main Speaker
Minister, New Hope Church
Manvel, TX
Tim Liston David Willis’90 – Alumni Speaker
Lead Minister, Olivet Christian Church
Newport News, VA
Rally Schedule

5:00 p.m.

6:30 p.m. Alumni vs. Students Women's Volleyball
8:15 p.m. Alumni vs. Students Men's Basketball
8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast in Pearl A. Pressley lobby
9:30 a.m. Rally Main Session, Shift
Dave Willis, Speaker 
***Child Care available***
11:00 a.m. Alumni Meeting
Lunch available for purchase 
12:00 p.m.

BBQ & Fried Chicken Lunch catered by Topside
$7.95 per person

1:00 p.m.
Women's Workshop by Jonita Shoaff

2:30 p.m.
"Shifting leaders to the next level" Workshop

led by Tim Liston
2:30 p.m.
“Department of Arts and Sciences Historical Presentation"
"Dr. James Barclay and the Jerusalem Mission:
Lessons in Missions from History”

led by Dr.Robert Smith

4:00 p.m. Alumni Reception
Honoring Classes of '56, '66, '76, '86, '96, '06 
7:00 p.m.  Rally Main Session, Shift
Tim Liston, Speaker 
***Child Care available***

Tim Liston – Tim Liston and his wife, Jane, started New Hope Church in 1989 with no core group. The church ran 75 people in attendance for the first 6 years. By year 10 the church had grown to 1,000. The church now has over 7,000 people in attendance each weekend on multiple campuses. New Hope has been recognized several times by Outreach Magazine as one of the Top 100 Fastest Growing Churches in the United States, and one of the Top 100 Largest churches of any denomination. Tim graduated from Ozark Bible College in 1985. He and his wife Jane have three adult children and one grandson

David Willis - Alumni Speaker will be Dave Willis ’90, minister at Olivet Christian Church in Newport News, Virginia.  David is from Newport News and is married to Tammy.  They have three children, Bethany, Delaney and Preston.

Lodging Information


(Ask for MACU rate for the following)

    Fairfield Inn & Suites


    $99 plus tax


    Comfort Inn


    $75 plus tax


    Hampton Inn


    800-Hampton (426-7866)

    $104 plus tax


Bed & Breakfast Inns

Air Bed & Breakfast (enitre home)


Culpepper Inn



Elizabeth City Bed & Breakfast



Foreman House Bed & Breakfast



The Grice-Fearing House



Living Waters Bed & Breakfast



The Pond House