The International Presbyterian Church was founded in 1954 through the ministry of Francis Schaeffer in Switzerland. From its early days, the IPC was closely associated with L’Abri, Schaeffer’s better-known ministry among sceptical and doubting young people, which was founded in 1955.
First IPC Presbytery of England is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales under company no. 05631533, and registered as a charity under no. 1114788. Its registered office is Christ Church Derby, Great Northern Road, Derby, DE1 1LR.