Fred was Music Minister in a local church when he sensed God calling him to further his spiritual education. He received that education at Rhema Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Upon returning from school, he served as Asst. Pastor in the same local church for three years. Being led by God to start a ministry with the vision of ‘Learning and Growing Together’ in our Living Hope, Jesus Christ, he incorporated and founded Living Hope Fellowship here in Rialto, California.