Edwards Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Second and State streets in El Centro, will celebrate its 90th anniversary on Sunday.
Elder Eric O'Brian Meekins, a native of Manteo, N.C., will be the speaker.
The Rev. Elvin Harrison, a third-generation member of the church, will speak at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Harrison spent his formative years at Edwards Chapel, where he was baptized and where he became an usher at age 5.
He moved to San Diego and, after completing high school, was ordained a Baptist minister. He earned his bachelor's degree in sociology in 1990 at Jarvis Christian College and his master's degree in divinity at Howard University in Washington, D.C., in 1994.
He served as youth pastor at Berean Baptist Church in Washington, as director of community services at Bethelete Baptist Church in Brooklyn, N.Y., and as academic counselor for Harlem Education Center in Harlem, N.Y.