We are Ballywillan Presbyterian Church
We work to know Christ and Lovingly to make Him known.
WE GIVE A WARM WELCOME TO EVERYONE TO JOIN US FOR WORSHIP EACH SUNDAY MORNING
Services are livestreamed and also archived so they can be viewed on-demand via the Live Webcast page on this Website.
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OUR P1 - P7 CHILDREN'S MINISTRY JAM (Jesus and Me) MEETS DURING EACH SUNDAY SERVICE. JUNIOR BIBLE CLASS IS OPEN TO ANY YOUNG PEOPLE IN 1st - 3rd YEAR OF SECONDARY SCHOOL, WHO LEAVE THE SERVICE AT THE SAME TIME AS THE JAM CHILDREN.
FUNERAL SERVICES, if Livestreamed, can be viewed by going to LIVE WEBCAST: Service of Thanksgiving. For a period of 2 weeks each Service is archived and can be viewed on demand on the Live Webcast page during that period
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:
The Church Office will be open on Monday to Thursday mornings each week from 9.00am to 12.30pm. Contact can be made at all times by telephone 70822612 or by e-mail to the office address: [email protected]. This website for the Church is updated on a regular basis and all immediate and important information will be detailed here.
Posted Sunday 4th June 2023: The Bulletin for the Morning Service on Sunday 11th June will be available on Thursday 8th. This will be our Children's Day Service. Freewill offering envelopes should be placed in the baskets in the Link or Vestibule. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available in the Link after each Service.
Every Sunday morning the Prayer Ministry Team will be available in The Fraser Room from 11.30am to 12.00 noon to pray with you in person. If you are not in church during that time you can either call or text on 07927 292 336.
MTT: for all our young people, meets in the Youth Room on Sunday evening at 7.30pm.
COFFEE MORNING: The 'Wednesday Coffee Morning' continues on Wednesday 7th June from 10.30am to 12 noon. Please join us if you can - you will be made very welcome. If you could help in any way with the Coffee Morning, please speak to Bill or Liz Houston.
ORDINATION OF ELDERS: A service for the ordination and installation of new Elders will be held on Sunday 18th June at 7.00pm. Our new Elders are - Matt Drennan, Mary Dunlop, Lindsey Taggart-Hagan, Liz Houston, Pam Howe, Angus Iliff and Anne Taylor.
"COME DINE WITH ME": will take place on the 3rd Sunday of each month. The next lunch will take place on Sunday 18th June 2023 in the Royal Court Hotel.
WALKING GROUP: the next walk will be on Monday 5th June - meeting at 7.00pm at the Royal Court Hotel for a walk on Portrush East Strand. Everyone welcome to join us.The programme of walks for the summer months can be found under MINISTRY: ADULT MINISTRY: WALKING GROUP
UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW CHAPEL CHOIR: a concert of choral and organ music will take place at Ballywillan on Saturday 24th June at 7.30pm. There will be a retiring collection to support the work of Ballywillan in Eswatini.
DAILY BREAD Bible Reading Notes - We encourage everyone to read the Bible regularly. Bible reading notes are available to help with this and these can be ordered through the Church Office
BALLYWILLAN YOUTH & FAMILY: for all our latest youth and family updates check out Ballywillan Youth on these links: Facebook and Instagram. On this page, you can also click on the Youth and Family button, which is on the right on a desktop and at the bottom of the page on mobile, for all relevant details.
HOLIDAY BIBLE CLUB MEETING: Holiday Bible Club is running this year from the 31st July - 4th August from 10.00 to midday. We are hoping to meet after church on Sunday 2nd July to start putting plans in place. If you are able to help out in anyway, whether it is with set up, crafts, stories, games, registration, juice and biscuits we'd appreciate your help. If you would like any more information, please contact Chris Cunningham
Chris Cunningham is our Youth and Family Worker and he can be contacted at [email protected] or by phone 028 70444841.
MISSED A WEBCAST SERVICE? You can watch recorded Services by going to the Live Webcast page and following the instructions there.
CHURCH MISSION STATEMENT AND PLAN 2019 - 2023 - Session have updated the Church Action Plan for the next 4 years. This can be found under the title ABOUT US: WHAT WE BELIEVE.
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.
Services this week
Sunday, 11th June 2023 Service
10:30am - Children's Day Service