Fourth Watch of the Night
'When I need a solid Word with powerful music, I listen to John G. Elliott,' says Max Lucado concerning John, his music and ministry, 'John's heart and purpose is to bring encouragement to the Body of Christ through music and teaching.' As a songwriter, artist and producer he won a Dove Award and was nominated for seven others. John also: appeared on the ABC television special honoring the life and ministry of Dr. Billy Graham sang on a live recording with Max Lucado narrating performed praise centered concerts in most of the United States and over twenty-five countries John's songs have been recorded and performed by Steve Green, Ricky Skaggs, Truth, Sandi Patti, First Call, Billy & Sarah Gaines, Pat Boone, Steve Camp, Bruce Carroll and many others. He co-wrote songs with Michael W. Smith, Amy Grant, Paul Overstreet and Bill & Gloria Gaither. John is heard on Christian radio throughout the nation, featuring his seven vocal and three solo piano recordings. Steinway Piano added John in 2004 to their international roster of endorsed artists. John resides in Decatur, Texas with his wife Carol and their five children.