Apostle Area - Southern Cape

On Sunday 17 September 2017, the consolidation of Arieskraal, Gemsbokfontein, Krabbefontein and Kromco into one congregation of Applethwaite took place.

Bishop Ivor Adams of the Swellendam Bishop Area placed Priest Frans Wagenaar into early retirement as requested.

3 September 2017 was the scheduled date for the concert to launch the Afrikaans Hymnal.

On Sunday 13 August 2017, Bishop J Cook held a special divine service for Young People at the Asla Park Community Hall in Mossel Bay.