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.
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An AME minister, he's the praise and worship leader at St. Paul AME Church in Berkeley.
For more information, call 706-323-0246.