We are Ballywillan Presbyterian Church

We work to know Christ and Lovingly to make Him known


Welcome to Ballywillan

Registered Charity in Northern Ireland (NIC 105543)

Ballywillan Presbyterian Church is a church situated just on the outskirts of Portrush in County Antrim. We have a live webcast of our service every Sunday morning as well as an archive of our past sermons. More information about the church can be found in the sections below:

  1. Our Mission
  2. Directions to the church

SUNDAY SERVICE - takes place each Sunday morning at 10.30am. Prayer Ministry takes place in the Octagon after the service when, if anyone would like someone to pray with them or for them, members of the prayer ministry team will be available. During July and August there will be two Services each Sunday morning - a Service of Modern Worship at 9.30am and a Traditional Worship Service at 11.30am. These Services begin on Sunday 1st July.

MESSY CHURCH - Messy Church takes place on a number of Sunday afternoons throughout the year (from 4.00 to 6.00pm). This set of events has the theme of "BIBLE BADDIES"! Messy Church is for everyone so all of our church family and visitors will be made very welcome! The remaining Messy Church date for 2018 is the final Big Bash which will take place THIS SATURDAY 23rd June! ,,, There will be a waterslide at the end and if you want your children to partake make sure they have a change of clothes....

CHILDREN'S CHURCH - children up to P5 (age 9) are invited to leave the service after the Children's Talk and go to Children's Church.

MTT - "More than This" - is our Youth Ministry for young people of Secondary School age (11 - 18yrs) and takes place every Sunday evening from 7.30pm to 9.15pm.

BACK TO BASICS GROUP - studying the Bible - has been meeting on Wednesday evenings at 7.30pm. These will be as notified in the Bulletin and on this website. Everyone is welcome to join this discussion based Bible Study, looking at "Abiding in Christ", John ch15. You are welcome to join in or just listen!

PRAYER GROUP - meets on Wednesday evenings at 7.30pm on notifies dates.

BALLYWILLAN WALKING GROUP - the walks have now commenced on Monday evenings. All walks start on meeting at 7.00pm and the2018 full programme of walks can be found on this website under ADULT MINISTRY : WALKING GROUP

COFFEE MORNING - everyone is welcome to attend the weekly Coffee Mornings which take place every Wednesday at 10.30am in the Link.

CRAFT CLUB - members meet on Friday mornings at 10.30am in the Youth Room. New members will be made most welcome to join the group.

ELDER'S PRAYER TIME - takes place on the last Saturday of every month at 8.00am in the Octagon. The June Prayer Time will take place on Saturday 30th June.

CHURCH BULLETIN - is available on this website under the title WEEKLY BULLETIN.

MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS - the June Newsletter and Calendar is available on this website under the title RESOURCES - MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS

"CIRCLE of FRIENDS" FRIENDSHIP CLUB - this group usually meets on a monthly basis. Further details will be found in the Monthly Newletters and in the weekly Bulletins. Everyone very welcome to attend these events.

COME DINE WITH ME - the group meets once a month following a Sunday service and members have lunch at 12.30pm in Portstewart Golf Club. For these lunches sign up sheets can be found in the Link and Vestibule.


350 Years of Ministry

The book "To lovingly make known .... Ballywillan Presbyterian Church from 1661" has been produced to celebrate 350 years of ministry in the church.

Copies to purchase are available in the Church vestibule and in the Link or by contacting the church office.

Click here for office contact information