Brent Russell is one of our pastors and preachers in the congregation. He completed his theological studies at UNISA before being called to Bellville Presbyterian Church for 4 years.In 2005 Brent came to assist the plant at Protea Valley and became pastor here in 2006. Brent and his wife Marisa, who works for an NGO doing HIV/AIDS research, have two boys, Matthew and Alex.                   


Grant Hopkins joined the Protea Valley leadership team at the beginning of August 2013. His primary responsibility is to look after the Life Groups of our congregation. Grant believes that Life Groups, or meeting in people’s homes on a regular basis, is the best possible expression of Church. Grant and his wife Liszl, a qualified Speech Therapist and Audiologist, are parents to 3 boys, Nathan, Timothy and Benjamin.

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Brent and Grant lead the church with a team of dedicated elders, who have a genuine love for Jesus and His church.

Brendon Liesl Johan

 Brendon Hoctor

Liesl Carstens Johan Carstens
 Candice  Jacques  Ian
 Candice Wilson Jacques Janson Ian de Lange

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