|750 County St., New Bedford|
Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school (kindergarten to adult) 10:45 a.m.; weekly bible Tuesday 6-7:15 p.m. The church has a handicap-accessible elevator. The Rev. Debra L. Lee is the pastor.
In 1872, thirty-two members of the William Street Baptist Church (now known as First Baptist Church) built this church, using a bequest from Mrs. Elizabeth Coggeshall. Augustus A. Greene, a long-time member of the William Street church was one of the thirty-two; he acquired the County Street land on behalf of the new congregation and supervised construction of the church and of the parsonage next door.
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