The Rev. Dr. Johnny F. McKinney served as moderator; Sister Maxine G. Moon served as president of WMEA auxiliary and Sister Diane Jemison served as chairperson.
The keynote speaker was Sister Betty Welch of Peace Missionary Baptist Church of Talladega where the Rev. Van Tony Welch is pastor and introduced his wife as speaker.
The theme for the event was, “A Covenant Sealed with a Rainbow.” Music was provided by Peace Missionary Baptist church choir. Scripture First Division of Psalm in its entirety was recited by Lil’ Jalandis Sistrunk of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Munford. She was also the 2013 first-place winner in the intermediate department of the Rushing Springs District oratorical contest. Sister Terri Bryant of Mt. Zion Church in Sylacauga, led prayer; Brother Robert English of Greater Thankful in Anniston welcomed the congregation and Sister Emma Jacobs of Kelly Springs Missionary Baptist Church in Talladega served as Mistress of Order.
The tea for next year is planned for 3 p.m. Oct. 18, 2014, at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Sylacauga.