Inside the sanctuary of the former First Baptist Church building, Matt Cole has established his collection of golf memorabilia, including a nine-hole indoor putting green. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

A tee marker from hole six on the Carnoustie Golf Links in Carnoustie, Scotland, sits among the items in golfer Matt Cole’s collection. Behind the marker is a baptismal font formerly used by First Baptist Church and a wall of banners featuring famous golfers. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

In former church building, one man’s golf collection includes hundreds of pieces

     Holyoke’s First Baptist Church may have left its former building at the corner of Baxter Avenue and Gordon Street more than five years ago, but the building’s current owner, Matt Cole, said it


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