John Lythgoe (pictured), from the Pike Brethren Church in Mundy’s Corner, PA (Rick Clark pastor) has been inducted into the Pennsylvania Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Here is an excerpt from a blog posting–to read the entire post, click here.
Once a nightclub performer, Lythgoe returned to performing gospel music in 1970 when he turned to Christ. He has been a member of various local gospel groups. He has been performing with a group known as the Masters, which he now owns the exclusive rights to, since 1985. John was inducted into the Pennsylvania Southern Gospel music hall of Fame on November 14, 2008.
Along with performing gospel music, John is a member of the Jackson Township Recreation Commission. He assists and coordinates the annual Jackson Township Fishing Derby, helps with the Annual Light up the Night at the Senior Center on Adams Avenue in Vinco, and can be found helping out at the annual Heritage Festival. John and his wife La Verne are the parents of six children and the proud grand-parents of 15 grandchildren. He attends Pike Grace Brethren Church in Mundys Corner. You can learn more about John Lythgoe by clicking on the following link. http://www.nantyglo.com/jonal02/nov1802.htm