Pastor Kelly was born in Columbus, Indiana and went to Milligan College in Johnson City, Tennessee where he met Jeanette. Following their marriage, he graduated from the Cincinnati Bible Seminary. Pastor Kelly heard the call of the LORD to preach while just a young boy and he has been faithful to that call all his life. He and his wife were sovereignly led by God to begin Landmark Church in their home in December, 1975. Pastor Kelly has made 13 trips to India, overseeing a great work begun there by Landmark Church. He continues to be the senior pastor for Landmark, where he truly displays a pastor’s great heart.
Daughter of a preacher and an accomplished pianist, Pastor Jeanette was head of praise and worship ministry for many years. She was ordained as a pastor at Landmark Church on May 30, 2010. She and Fred have been married for 52 years, having served the LORD together from the day of their wedding. They have a son Jack who ministers in Los Angeles, CA and their daughter Tina was the Youth Pastor at Landmark for about seven years. Their granddaughter Jeanette is the worship leader and web master for Landmark; their grandson Jeffrey leads the sound ministry. Pastor Jeanette passionately loves the word of God, which she so dynamically preaches.