Our latest 'virtual' service can be seen below: it was broadcast at 11.15am on Sunday 31st May

Coronavirus Information
Following UK and Scottish Government advice, there will be no services of worship in Balfron Church until further notice.

Watch how we celebrated Easter on social media

video message: 5th April, Palm Sunday
video message: 9th April, Maundy Thursday
video message: 10th April, Good Friday
video message: 12th April, Easter Sunday

...and, for those that haven't got access to the internet we've been delivering the text of some of these messages through our Lockdown Letter series.

On Facebook you can send messages and prayer requests to us, and we will be posting bible verses and video clips.

Balfron Church on Facebook

You can also view the video clips on Youtube.

...and we will be putting news and other information on our "Kirk in Quarantine" section of the website.

The Church of Scotland website also has suggestions and links to many different ways to celebrate Easter together. Click here to go to their page.

There are also services of worship and religious programmes broadcast on Radio 4, Radio Scotland and other stations which may be of interest to our members and friends.

For any urgent pastoral care please email either of

Our prayers are with you all at this worrying time,

Sigrid Marten, minister

"This is what God says to you, who created you and formed you:
Do not be afraid, for I have redeemed you;
I have called you by your name, you are mine."
(Isaiah 43:1)

Our usual Sunday Worship starts at 11.15am and is an hour-long service of praise, prayer and the hearing of God’s word for the world.

Coffee and tea is available in the Church Rooms after the service and we warmly invite you to join us.

Transport to and from church can be arranged (contact us) and details of how to find us are on the Visiting page.
  • Communion is usually celebrated on the 1st Sunday in the month, from September to June.
  • On the 3rd Sunday in the month, our service is usually a family sevice and is accompanied by our Praise Band.

We have ramped access from both the main front entrance and from the rear car park. We also have accessible toilets, a hearing loop fitted to the main church and large print notices and hymnsheets/books are available.

Special services
Please see our section on services and church festivals and bookings and special services, e.g. weddings and baptisms.

Sermon audio files
For some time now we have been recording sermons and making them available to anyone who requests them.

If you have urgent queries, please contact Ian McVean on 01360 440016
or admin@balfronchurch.org.uk.

Balfron Church is linked with Fintry Kirk.