On Tuesday 5 December 2023, Apostle Gavin van der Hoven visited McGregor congregation for the first time. He was accompanied by the District Rector, Bishop Jerome Cook.
During the service, 6 souls received the gift of the Holy Spirit through the act of Holy Sealing. The Apostle also ordained two Priests and one Deacon for the congregation.
Thereafter, the Rector, Priest A Abrahams, was placed into retirement. The Apostle thanked the Priest for his labours of love. The Apostle then appointed Priest R Joseph as the new Rector for McGregor congregation. After the service, the Apostle took time to greet the members.