Following the retirement of Reverend David Gray towards the end of last year, Trinity Presbyterian Church in Meadowridge has appointed Reverend Douglas Bower, 35, as their new minister. Reverend Bower previously ministered at St Columba’s Presbyterian Church in Pretoria and has vast experience in ministering to the youth. He is married to Caitlin and they have a young son, Joshua. Reverend Bower will be taking up his appointment officially as from January but will be leading his first service at Trinity on Christmas morning. Trinity invites the community to attend the Christmas service on Monday December 25 at 9am, at 22 Newton Drive, Meadowridge. Call 021 712 3224 for more details.