First Church of the Nazarene New Bedford

Building Together For the Generations

First Nazarene Church


Welcome to Church of the Nazarene. We hope you enjoy your online experience and get a taste of  the Church of the Nazarene. No matter where you are or what season of life you are in, you are welcome here.
First Church of the Nazarene is located in New Bedford Massachusetts at 764 Hathaway Road.

We are right in the middle of an incredible community of people. We are thrilled to be a part of what is happening here and hope you will visit!


Our Mission


The Church of the Nazarene is to respond to the Great Commission of Christ to go and make disciples of all nations (Matt. 28:19, NIV).

                 Sunday Worship

         Early Worship:  8:30 am

         Sunday School: 9:30 am

         Morning Worship: 10:45 am

         New Belivers Class: 5:00 pm

         Evening  Worship: 6:00 pm


  • Adult in Depth: Dr Steve Baden
  • Continental Portuguese: Madelena Miranda
  • Nursery: Mary Dipaola

  • K & 1st: Dan Dipaola

  • 2nd & 3rd: Kathy Bonas

  • 4th & 5th: Marge Costa

  • 6th & 7th: Ellen Barksdale

  • High School: Patty DeCastro