“EVERY PLACE THAT THE SOLE OF YOUR FOOT SHALL TREAD UPON, THAT HAVE I GIVEN YOU…”JOSHUA 1:3
Forest Park Plaza, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Living Word Christian Center, owns and operates the 33-acre Forest Park Plaza (FPP) which it purchased in 1998. For two decades, the corporation has worked diligently to build strong community partnerships with local officials, retailers, and residents based on integrity, excellence, and value. The vision of Forest Park Plaza is to set a new standard for retail innovation and creativity.
Since it’s revitalization, the mall has provided nearly 400 jobs, and from 2004-2015 has paid more than $3.8 million in sales tax revenue to the Village of Forest Park. The mall has also paid more than $10.2 million in real estate tax revenue to the Village and Cook County.
Current plaza tenants include Living Fresh Market, a full-service, family-owned grocery store with international offerings; Home Owner’s Bargain Outlet (HOBO), a family-owned, factory-direct home improvement retailer; the Carver Innovation Center, one of only five fab labs and maker spaces in Illinois; 28 To Brush Dental, Portillo’s Hot Dogs, Enterprise Leasing, Taco Bell, America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses, Royal Christian Bookstores & Cafés, Liberty Bank, Planet Fitness, Principle Dance, and Ashley Stewart.
Forest Park Plaza is also the home of Living Word Christian Center, Bill Winston Ministries, the Joseph Business School, Living Word Bible Training Center, and Living Word World Missions Center. The mall is located at 7600 West Roosevelt Road in Forest Park, Illinois.