This church, located at 811 Wealthy St SE, (northeast corner of Wealthy and Eastern) has a long history. Geographic coordinates are 42.956438° N, 85.64936° WLatitude: 42°57′23.177″N
Presently the Community Bible Baptist Church, that occupies the former Wealthy Street Baptist Temple, is a member of the wp:Fundamental Baptist Fellowship Association. The pastor is Pastor Charlie Selmon, Jr.
Historically known as the Wealthy Street Baptist Temple, it housed the origins of the Baptist Bible Institute, now Cornerstone University, when that began in 1941. Fees for that initial schools were $2 per term. In 1964 the Institute moved from the church.
The church traces its origins back to a Mission Sunday School that started in the summer of 1875 by the Fountain Street Baptist Church. On October 19 , 1886, the cornerstone was laid for the church building on Wealthy Street. The pastor was Rev. Oliver W. VanOsdel.