The Rev. Beryl Vinchattle has become associated with Lighthouse Ministries. He and his wife, LaVanne, began working with the Rev. Kenneth Fogelman and his wife Marilyn (the founding pastors of Lighthouse Ministries) in 1966 in a tent revival in Fort Dodge. He has pastored churches in Estherville, Fonda, Fort Dodge and most recently Otho-Kalo, as well as many numerous evangelistic trips throughout the country.
After spending many years serving as pastor and ministering in various churches and also founding Word of Life Chapel in Fort Dodge he has felt the call to minister again with Lighthouse Ministries. Through the years he has worked in cooperation with Lighthouse Ministries through various outreaches, and will now serve with the existing pastor of Lighthouse Ministries, the Rev. John L. Elkin Sr.