Milestones in the ministry of Pastor Leon De Kooker (Snr)

  1. 1966 - Begins ministry as student pastor
  2. 1968 - Ordained as minister in the UPC (United Pentecost Church)
  3. 1978 - Resigns as minister in the UPC
  4. 1979 - Joins the Assemblies of Christ and the assembly moves into the building in Westdene
  5. 1980 - Ordained as minister in the Assemblies of Christ
  6. 1980 - Elected to the Executive Committee of the Assemblies of Christ
  7. 1990 - The Executive Committee is transformed into the Management Committee of the Assemblies of Christ - Pastor Leon De Kooker (Snr) has been a member of this committee since it's inception

Milestones in the building of the current premises of the Assmblies of Christ assembly in Westdene

  1. 1979 - The assembly moves into the building in Westdene
  2. 1993 - Planning begins to enlarge the building structure
  3. 1995 - Building of new structure begins
  4. 1999 - Building of main structure completed with only minor alterations still required
  5. 2004 - Building of Sunday School classes begins (2004-10-12)
  6. 2005 - Building of Sunday School classes completed with only minor alterations still required (2005-09-19)
  7. 2007 - Building of new wall around the premises begins (2007-11-11)
  8. 2008 - Building of new wall around the premises completed (2008-12-16)