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Our vision is not only to worship and minister within the church but also to glorify the name of Jesus in our community by spreading the Good News. We want to witness to others so that they will be able to know Him and do what is God’s will in their lives. We firmly believe that Jesus Christ is the only way for salvation. Please join us and experience the power of God.
The Indian Pentecostal Church of God, (IPC) is the largest indigenous Pentecostal Church started in India by the anointed servants of God. The movement was established in 1924 and registered on 9th December 1935 at Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, under the Government of India. The organization has about 7,500 churches located in over 25 regions and states around the world.
Our Local Church
IPC South Florida is the first Malayalee Pentecostal church among the Malayalee community in the south Florida area. This congregation began in 1988 with few people but with a great vision from God. Regular activities of the Church include Worship service, PYPA, Sunday school, Sisters' fellowship, Bible classes, Fasting prayer, and Gospel meetings.
We are blessed by the ministry of our anointed servants of God Almighty. Now more than 100 believers worship the Lord in Truth and spirit.
Pr. Baiju Mathew
Pr. Baiju Mathew was born and raised up in a Pentecostal family in Bangalore to Evg. P V Mathew & Annamma Mathew, who were very committed and actively involved with the IPC ministry in Karnataka. His childhood has been a testimony of miraculous healings. At the age of 12, he accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal savior and was anointed with the water baptism and Holy Spirit.
1995 he got married to Susan Mathew daughter of Pr. Mathew Philip and Aleyamma Mathew. She was born and raised up in Kerala and later moved to Bangalore for her higher studies and professional career. She sensed the call of the Lord at her young age and was gifted with singing and preaching, and actively involved with Church, ICPF, and other ministries.
They are blessed with 2 boys, Asher and Aaron. Both of them are ministering with an International Church in Chicago, playing drums and piano in the worship and other community work.
As a family God blessed them to minister through music, leading worship, preaching, and through many other means.
Pr. Baiju Mathew completed his Masters in Ministry from New Life College Bangalore. Along with his secular job as an accounting professional & his wife a software professional served the Lord through IPC Churches, PYPA, Sunday school, and Nursing Colleges in and around Bangalore and Karnataka for the past 15 plus years.
Pr. Baiju Mathew & Susan Mathew are professionally trained family counselors.
As a family, they moved to the United States of America, Chicago in 2011, per the leading of the Holy Spirit to serve the Lord through church ministry. After serving the Lord in Chicago for 9 plus years, the Lord led them to South Florida in the last week of December 2020.
Pr. Baiju Mathew is a gifted, anointed, and an ordained servant of the Lord who can handle both Malayalam and English very well according to the current need of the people. Both he and his wife can minister to all groups and ages. All for the glory of God.