The Mission International Tea was held Sunday, November 24, 2013, at the Way of the Cross Baptist Church where Rev. Richard Watkins, Sr., is the interim Pastor. This year the theme was to represent the nations. The mothers and mission department represented Africa, the youth, Mexico and the combined usher board, Italy. The president of the mission is Sister Alberta Thorn and this year’s committee chair was Sister Resee LeFlore, co-chairs Sister Michelle Smith and Ola Hooper. The judges of the table arrangements were: Deacon Leonard Cratic, from Lamb of God Baptist Church; Sister Rita Hansbrough, of Providence Baptist Church; and Sister Markeha Linton, of Calvary Baptist Church. This annual event was attended by 300 people.