St Colmon Parish Church

Caring :: Sharing :: Praying

Situated in the picturesque village of Colmonell, South Ayrshire

Morning Service

Our weekly Colmonell Sunday service is held at 10.00am. All are welcome.
There is also a service in the Barrhill Memorial Hall at 3.00pm on the third Sunday of the month.

Food & Friendship

The Food & Friendship group welcomes everyone and meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month in St Colmon Kirk Hall, Colmonell at 6:30pm for 7pm.

Prayer & Praise

Our world and our Churches need prayer, so please join us for a time of worship music and prayer in St Colmon Kirk Hall on the 4th Saturday of each month at 10am.

Bible Study

Do you wonder if the Bible is relevant today? Come and find the answers at our informal meetings with coffee/tea on 1st Thursday of the month 7.30pm in St Colmon Kirk Hall.

Vacancy and Parish Profile

St Colmon Parish Church is now a vacant charge linked with Ballantrae Parish Church. Prospective applicants can read the Parish Profile and associated documents here. If you are interested or would like more information about the vacancy then please use the contact details which can be found at the beginning of the Parish Profile.


St Colmon is a rural church set in the Stinchar Valley, one of the most beautiful parts of Ayrshire.

The parish covers four villages: Colmonell, Barrhill, Pinwherry and Lendalfoot. St Colmon Parish Church is linked with the neighbouring Ballantrae Parish Church. We are a church keen to welcome locals and visitors as we learn more about what our faith means to us and how we can better serve God in our communities and in the world.

Every Sunday there is a service at 10:00am at the church in Colmonell. On the last Sunday of each month the service is held in the Kirk Hall, which has easy access and disabled parking. There is a service in the Barrhill Memorial Hall at 3.00pm on the third Sunday of the month. Refreshments are served after all services in St Colmon Church and Barrhill Hall. Children are welcome in church, where there is a children’s corner with toys, books and colouring materials.

The church is fitted with an induction loop.

Church Services and Events

St Colmon Year Plan

DateEvent / serviceGeneral Information
21-OctSunday WorshipBarrhill – no service due to road closure
SAT 27Prayer & Praise 10amSt Colmon Kirk Hall
28-OctSunday WorshipKirk Hall
04-NovSunday Worship3pm Glenapp
FRI 9Village Remembrance11am Pinwherry Memorial / 2pm Heronsford Memorial
11-NovRemembrance Open Weekend in Colmonell Saturday & Sunday. Note different service times9.30am St Colmon Church Service of Remembrance
11am Act of Remembrance at Colmonell War Memorial followed by refreshments in community centre
3pm Act of Remembrance at Barrhill War Memorial
3.30pm Service of Remembrance in Barrhill Memorial Hall followed by refreshments
18-NovSunday Worship
SAT 24Prayer & Praise 10amSt Colmon Kirk Hall
25-NovSunday WorshipCommunion
02-DecSunday WorshipService in Kirk Hall
3pm Glenapp
09-DecSunday Worship
16-DecSunday WorshipBarrhill - Carols & Readings 7pm
23-DecSunday WorshipNativity Service
MON 24Christmas Eve 11.30pmWatchnight
TUE 25Christmas Day 10.30amJoint Service @ Ballantrae Church
30-DecSunday WorshipKirk Hall

Colmonell Circle

All are welcome. Usually held once a month in the evening, with Music and Refreshments and a special theme. Held in the St Colmon Kirk Hall.

Messy Church

Held in St Colmon Kirk Hall, Messy Church is a fun morning of crafts, music, story and brunch. For children up to 12 years old accompanied by family.

Bible Study

Held every month in St Colmon Kirk Hall. Informal discussion over coffee/tea to find out how the Bible can benefit our lives. All are welcome.

Photo Gallery

See more photographs of St Colmon Kirk and our community

St Colmon Kirk Session - May 2017

Back Row: David McCutcheon, Lynne McIlwraith, Rev Stephen Ogston, Anne McCutcheon, Andy Muir
Middle Row: Harriet Ellis, Irene Wilson, Claire Pirrie
Front Row: Brian McIlwraith, Anne Shankland

Kirk session

Latest News

Ballantrae Parish and St Colmon Parish also print a joint Newsletter every 2 months. See previous newsletters here.

St Colmon

New Season at St Colmon

All Are Welcome Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm in St Colmon Church Hall, Colmonell. (except Filling Station in Girvan on the 3rd Friday of the month) FREE […]

Poppy Pledge

Remembrance 2018

Update Jan 2019: If anyone wishes to see a copy of the video of Remembrance 2018 contact Claire. Total raised for Poppy Pledge was £2028.00. Receive your free […]

Kirk Fair – 4th Aug 2018

Kirk Fair at St Colmon Parish Church on Saturday 4th August 2018 at 2.00pm Games; Burgers; Tombola; Jewelley & Gifts Books; Home baking; Ice cream Stinchar Valley […]


Minister – Vacant
Interim Moderator – Dr James Anderson – 01465 710059
Session Clerk – Mrs Claire Pirrie – 01465 841644
Treasurer -Mrs Claire Pirrie

01465 841644

South Ayrshire