Rev. Stephen S. Ritchey

    Pastor Ritchey is an Ordained Minister of the Assemblies of God with over 30 years experience in Pastoral Ministry. As senior pastor of Lighthouse since 1994, his desire is to help individuals encounter Jesus, resulting in spiritual life transformation. He is a graduate of the University of Valley Forge and holds a master’s degree from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary.  Pastor Ritchey and his wife Lori have 2 grown children: Logan and Landon.


    Rev. Scott A. Gray


    Pastor Scott is an Ordained Minister of the Assemblies of God with over 20 years of ministry experience. Pastor Scott served several churches in the PennDel District of the Assemblies of God and joined the staff of Lighthouse in 2019. He desires to develop authentic followers of Jesus Christ, equipping and mobilizing them for the work of the ministry. He holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Valley Forge. Pastor Scott and his wife Danielle have 5 children: Noah, Zion, Caleb, Kristian, and Eli.

    Rev. Rodney Mason

    Pastor Mason is an Ordained Minister of the Assemblies of God with over 40 years of ministry experience.  He served several churches in the Potomac District of the Assemblies of God and joined the staff at Lighthouse in 2014. His desire for Lighthouse is to see an outpouring of the Holy Spirit like never before. He holds a degree from Zion Bible Institute (now Northpoint Bible College). He and his wife Terry enjoy serving in the care ministry together.


    Rev. Landon Ritchey


    Pastor Landon is a Licensed Minister of the Assemblies of God. He joined the staff in 2021. His desire is to see people set free from their sin and to live a life of holiness for God. He graduated from the University of Valley Forge with a bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Leadership (2020) and is completing his master’s in Organizational Leadership (2022). Pastor Landon takes pride in being a literal lifelong member of Lighthouse.

    Karen Boots

    Karen came to Lighthouse in 1999. She worked as a volunteer treasurer for 5 years until officially joining the staff in 2009, devoting her life to serving the church family. Her desire is to see people set free from their past and empowered to overcome as they worship the Lord. She loves to minister through percussion on the worship team and to witness as others encounter God. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Millersville University in Music Education. Before joining Lighthouse Staff, she taught K-6th grade Music in the Downingtown School District for ten years. She has been married to her husband Howard for 30 years.

    Crystal Sowel

    Crystal has been leading worship for over 30 years. Crystal joined the leadership team as worship director at Lighthouse in 1996, growing our worship ministry to include several teams.  Her desire is to see people experience the presence of God. She is a licensed practical nurse. Crystal and her husband Greg have 3 grown children and 11 grandchildren.

    Jacinda Davenport

    Jacinda joined the staff team in 2014, bringing with her many years of  ministry experience. She continues to lead the Lighthouse Kids ministry, oversee and support our ministry leaders, and empower believers to grow and serve. Her greatest desire is for every believer to continue to grow, be empowered and walk in the call and purposes of God for their lives. Jacinda and her husband John have 3 children: Hope, Levi, and Holly.


    Logan Ritchey


    Logan became a part time staff member in 2018. Her desire is to see the ministry expand as people accept Jesus into their heart for the very first time. She holds a degree from the University of Valley Forge and was a Special Education teacher in the Reading School District before joining the Lighthouse staff full time in 2021.

    Nancy Hart

    Nancy has been working at Lighthouse since November 2002 in the church office. Her desire is to be a blessing to the leadership, staff, and the church. This is her ministry unto the Lord. Nancy and her husband Larry have 2 grown children and 6 grandchildren.


    Dawson Mast


    Dawson has been attending Lighthouse since 2006 and began serving on the media / production team as a volunteer in 2012. He officially joined the staff in 2019. His passion is to create an atmosphere where everyone feels comfortable to worship the Lord. He graduated from YTI with a degree in Electrical Technology.