meet the team.
At IPC we are passionate about seeing lives changed by the incredible love of Jesus.
We are all about loving God and loving people! As a church, our mandate is to introduce people to Jesus, deepen our faith, participate in God's life-transforming story, and serve others at home and around the world.
Through our dynamic music, relevant messages and creative environments we desire that you will continuously take the next step in your journey of faith.
My journey in ministry began at the age of 18 when I was attending Emmanuel Bible College and was asked by a pre-launch church plant to form a youth ministry. Since then, I have been serving churches and connecting people young and old to Jesus Christ. I am the father of Waverley and Renleigh, husband to Lauren, and a passionate hockey fan. When I'm not working, you might find me playing at the park with the girls, watching reruns of The West Wing, or making sure my garden edges look just right.
Hi, I’m Julia and I’m the Office Administrator here at IPC. I am a nurse and professional organizer turned administrator. Connecting with people – answering email, phone calls and meeting people face to face in the church office is something I love to do. Drop in sometime for a chat! I enjoy spending time with my two adult children and have a passion for prayer, a good cup of tea, quality milk chocolate and being in the outdoors.
My name is Steve. I have three fantastic adult kids and two younger wonderful step-kids. I’m married to a gorgeous woman named Robyn, who you may also see from time-to-time involved in Worship at IPC. I love Jesus and have been following Him since I was eight. I’ve been involved in Youth for a lot years now, and it’s a huge passion in my life. I’m into road cycling, but can also be found riding trails/single-track on my mountain bike. I love coffee and milk chocolate and my favourite chocolate bar is 'Oh Henry’. I’m told I don’t drink nearly enough water. Wait, there’s water in coffee, right? Correction, I drink water regularly then. I’m a long time Apple user and fanboy. My favourite quote is, “He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.” If I raise my left arm, you’ll read my life motto: I Am Second.
Church Tech, Small Group Ministries Leader, Ministerial Support
Formerly a factory worker, I am now enrolled in the Masters of Theological Studies program at Tyndale Seminary answering God’s call in my life towards a pastoral ministry of discipleship. I am passionate about shaping people, and groups into the image of Jesus so that they may have an impact for the Kingdom. I have three children and a wonderfully supportive wife. I love technology and my favourite hobbies are video games. I’m also an unrepentant coffee addict.
Hi! I am Rachel and I am the Pastor of Worship here at IPC. Growing up, my family attended IPC and it has always been a dream of mine to serve the Church in this way. After a decade away, my Husband and I have returned to Woodstock and are excited for what God has in store with this community. I am a Mother to two boys, and spend my days playing cars and out on walks, rain or shine. If I could be doing anything, it would spending my time with my sisters at the beach, or out shopping, or watching our kids get up to mischief together. I love wintertime and waking up to bright white, snowy mornings, and drinking a coffee by the Christmas tree. Doesn’t get better than that!
Kids Ministry Coordinator
Hi! My name is Kristine Ferrier, and I have the privilege of connecting with precious children, families, and leaders as the Children's Ministry Coordinator at IPC. As a mom of six kids and a certified teacher, it's easy to say that I am very passionate about kids and seeing them develop a special relationship with Jesus at a young age. At IPC, we think it is very important for kids to enjoy their time here, to learn about how much God loves them, and to help parents with their journey in raising their children into Christ followers. I am excited to meet you and your family as you embark on this journey. When I am not at church, you can find me spending time with my amazing husband and six children, running, baking, or drinking a good cup of tea and socializing!
Dana Lynne Endersby
I am Dana Lynne Endersby, the Bookkeeper at IPC. I like to consider myself one part scientist and one part detective. I spent the early part of my career doing bookkeeping before transitioning to mission work, then teaching and then children’s ministry. After a few decades, I have come full circle - back to bookkeeping! The best part of what I do? I support IPC’s mission by providing financial records with integrity and clarity. A true bookworm in every way, I enjoy spending time reading about cooking, household organizing and cleaning and spend far less time doing any of those things. My family, consisting of my husband John and our four teens, always manages to find my reading hideaways.
The Raw Carrot Enterprise
Hi I am Amberly MacLachlan . I am the manager of the Raw Carrot Soup Enterprise. I have done a lot of different things in my life from factory work to milking goats. I am a wife and mom of three. I have always loved talking to people and sharing in their lives. So as the manager of the Raw Carrot I have the blessing of working with those with disabilities to encourage them and share a sense of community together. I enjoy worshipping and playing guitar and watching things grow.