Welcome home.

Based in Buchs SG, Switzerland, IBF is an English speaking fellowship of faith, hope and love, loving God and others. We want to help you become the person God made you to be. No matter where you are in your journey, you’re invited to discover your purpose and live it out at IBF. We can’t wait to meet you and welcome you to IBF!

Important update

We’re working hard to ensure everyone’s safety, and there are a limited number of spaces available for our in person services to enable sufficient social distancing. We therefore ask you to register for our in person services before attending.

Location Details

Churerstrasse 3 9470 Buchs SG Switzerland

Join us live on Sunday evening

Our online livestream is an extension of our warm, family-friendly Sunday Services. If you can’t join us in person, then we’d love to welcome you online!

In the Rhine Valley

Our heart beats for the Rhine Valley, and you can find us right in the center of Buchs across from Migros.

English

We are an international church with services in English.

IBF Kids

We have kid's programs for all age groups to nurture the young generation of our church.

Personal Revival, Kingdom Impact

IBF is a community of worshippers in Buchs SG, Switzerland. We exist to ignite individual hearts until Heaven meets Earth. We gather to encounter God’s presence, where personal revival starts.

It’s All About God’s Presence

Worship creates a space for us to experience the tangible presence of our good Father. We believe it’s what we’re all created for.

Gather with us

We’re so honored to host people from around the world every week. We’d love for you to visit us for an event or weekend service.

What is the chief end of man?

Man’s chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him for ever.
Westminster Shorter Catechism 1648, Question 1

Meet Our Leadership Team

Paul Haugtvedt

Scott Martindale

Latest Sermons

Because of our Identity in Christ

5 Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry. 6 On account of these the wrath of God is coming. 7 In these you too once walked, when you were living in them. 8 But now you must put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and obscene talk from your mouth. 9 Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self with its practices 10 and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge after the image of its creator. 11 Here there is not…

Seek the Things that are Above

Put On the New Self 3 If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. 3 For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. 4 When Christ who is your life appears, then you also will appear with him in glory. Colossians 3:1–4 (ESV)