The Rev. Malik JoDavid Sales of Berkeley, Calif., will preach at 6 p.m. Friday at First African Baptist Church, 901 Fifth Ave.
The title of his sermon is "Just Because We Can Does Not Mean We Should."
Sales comes from a long line of ministers, both from the Baptist and AME traditions. His maternal grandfather, the Rev. W.M. Boddie of Phenix City, is a retired Presiding Elder in the AME Church.
Malik Sales majored in theology at Xavier University and has a master's in theological studies from Harvard University. He is completing Ph.D. work at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, Calif.
An AME minister, he's the praise and worship leader at St. Paul AME Church in Berkeley.
For more information, call 706-323-0246.