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 - from September to June takes place each Sunday morning at 10.30am. Each Service is webcast live with 30-40 regular viewers each Sunday. Prayer Ministry takes place at the front of the church 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 then.

DOUBLE SERVICES - started on Sunday 7th July and will continue until Sunday 25th August. At 9.30am the Praise Band will lead the Modern Worship Service and the Traditional Worship Service will be held at 11.30am. During July and August the Prayer Ministry will take place at the front of the church between the Services.

SUNDAY EVENINGS IN JULY AND AUGUST AT BALLYWILLAN - a series of talks beginning at 7.00pm each Sunday evening. On August 18th - Robert McNeely "Street Pastors"; August 25th - Jennifer & Alice "A new song in my heart".

SUNDAY CHILDREN'S PROGRAMME - for all children up to the age of 11/12 - this begins at 10.50am each Sunday morning when the children leave the Service at that time for their Programme

BALLYWILLAN WALKING GROUP - The full programme of Monday evening walks can be found on this website under ADULT MINISTRY - WALKING GROUP.

PRAYER GROUP - meets on Wednesday evenings at 7.30pm on notified dates. New members will always be welcome.

HOMEGROUPS - a number of groups operate within the congregation, meeting for Bible study and fellowship on various evenings during the 1st and 3rd week of each month. If you would like more information or wish to join one of these groups please contact the church office.

COFFEE MORNING - takes place every Wednesday morning from 10.30am - new members always welcome.

PARENT & TODDLER CLUB - meets every Friday morning from 10.15am. New Mums, Dads, Guardians and children always welcome!

CRAFT CLUB - meets on Friday mornings at 10.30am in the Youth Room. New members will be made very welcome!

ELDER'S PRAYER TIME - takes place on the last Saturday of every month at 8.00am in the Octagon. In August the Prayer Time will be held on Saturday 31st.

CHURCH BULLETIN - is available on this website under the title WEEKLY BULLETIN. The Bulletin is placed on the Website by Thursday afternoon with details of the forthcoming Sunday Service(s) and events taking place in the following week

MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS - From September to June Newsletters and Calendars are available on this website under the title RESOURCES - MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS. For July and August these are not published.

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. The August lunch will take place thisSunday 18th. 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