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Hi I'm Fred Schnebly

I'm a Mormon. I grew up in Arizona, taught school, served in the Army, and currently work as a baggage handler at the airport.

About Me

I spent two and a half years in Italy teaching people about the Lord Jesus Christ. I attended BYU in Provo, Utah. I met and married my sweetheart Jean. We have ten children. Two of them are from Russia. I taught elementary school for seven years, served in the army for twelve years, owned and operated the Treasures and Trinkets store in Safford, Arizona for twelve years, worked as a correctional officer at a prison for two years, and now I work as a baggage handler for US Airways at the Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, Arizona. I enjoy gardening, raising chickens, dancing, singing, camping, and learning languages.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints and following the teachings of Jesus Christ brings great joy and happiness to me and my family. My parents were both Mormons when I was born. I was fortunate to grow up hearing the truths of the Gospel of Jesus Christ from my infancy. I am the ninth of fifteen children. We were happy to have plenty of people to associate with right at home besides friends at school and church. It was good to learn that our Heavenly Father (God) loves all of us and always works his hardest to help us to be safe and happy. We are his children and he likes to be called our Father. He enjoys having us talk with him in prayer every day.

How I live my faith

I am happy to be permitted to be one of the teachers in our men's group at Church. My wife and I get to visit some of our special friends in our congregation each month to make sure that they are well and happy. For a time I was a scoutmaster. It was fun to go on outings with the boys and to watch them learn and progress in their scouting skills.