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Welcome to Forty-fifth Street

We are so thankful that God led you to our on-line church home today! Prayerfully you will see that something special happens during our worship from the images and videos of our activities and fellowship. I hope this visit to our website will whet your appetite or spark your curiosity to one day join us in corporate worship. The fact is that one day in the presence of God in honest worship can make a real difference in your life.

Our prayer is that you will want to spend more than just this one visit with us…that while here you will sense the love of God and understand our three-fold purpose to introduce people to the love of Christ, to teach people about the life of the church and Christ, and to celebrate life with other people who love Christ. We will regularly post our sermons and Bible studies if you are unable to be with us in person, so be sure to bookmark this page! Remember we’re just a click away!

This website contains information about current events and ministries in our church. It also has past sermons and sermon notes. If it’s not too much trouble, please take a moment and send us a message or simply your address to thefriendliestchurch@gmail.com  so that we can have a record of your visit and keep you posted on upcoming events.

If we may be of assistance to you, don’t hesitate to contact us by phone, email or in person.

Prayerfully, after this online visit, you will want to put us to the test and experience why we are the friendliest church from the parking lot to the pulpit!

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Need Prayer?

We would love to have you join us in prayer Wednesdays at 6 a.m. Call 1-718-362-6360 and enter Code 6097577 (there is no charge). You may also send prayer requests to thefriendliestchurch@gmail.com or call 1-205-774-8477 (toll-free) and leave a voice message or text message with your request.

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Forty-fifth Street Shares Scriptures About Fatherhood

Psalm 103:13 As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him. Ephesians 6:4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Proverbs 20:7 The righteous who walks in his integrity— blessed are his children after him! […]

The History of Father’s Day

The nation’s first Father’s Day was celebrated on June 19, 1910, in the state of Washington. However, it was not until 1972—58 years after President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s Day official—that the day honoring fathers became a nationwide holiday in the United States. Father’s Day 2022 will occur on Sunday, June 19.

CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES

  It’s graduation season, and Forty-fifth Street is celebrating the Class of 2022. Please join us in honoring:   J’Essence Bailey P.D. Jackson-Olin High   Christian Hudson Clay-Chalkville High   Kennedy Moore Calera High   TaMya Nunn Huffman High   Jessica Taylor Hoover High