As one of Australia's most travelled and popular evangelists, Doug Macfarlane has served the Aussie church for over 30 years.
Doug has committed his life to communicating the powerful message of salvation through Christ alone. He communicates an ‘uncluttered’ Gospel message overcoming all age and cultural barriers.
He has shared the stage with recognised communicators such as Winkie Pratney, Loren Cunningham (founder of Youth With A Mission), John Smith (founder of God’s Squad) and international evangelist Bill Newman.
With his 'Billy Graham' style of preaching ... Doug is in great demand for combined outreaches rallies, crusades and evangelistic Church services. In over 16 years of ministry, Doug has witnessed over 10,000 people walk forward to commit their lives to Christ!
Doug’s parents made commitments to Christ at the 1956 Glasgow, Scotland Billy Graham Crusade. They brought Doug and his 5 siblings up from early children to know Christ, attending a small Baptist Church in NSW, Australia. Throughout High School Doug honed his musical & song writing skills in numerous Christian bands..
In 1989, Doug took the step of faith into ‘full-time’ Evangelistic Ministry. Since that time ... Doug’s reputation as a speaker has increased to make him one of Australia’s foremost evangelists and communicators.
Doug’s message, is a message of redemption, forgiveness & restoration. He speaks personally & powerfully God’s grace and hope found through Christ ... a message that resonates powerfully with this hurting generation
Doug lives in Wollongong, New South Wales.
"An excellent communicator.
A true 'soul-winning' Evangelist!"
Ps Paul Gratton. Snr Minister, NOW Church Traralgon & Moe, VIC
"Doug was exactly what we needed to cap off a program of evangelism in our church. We saw first time decisions to Christ and other wanting to deepen their walk.
He is personally engaging ... and a 'bulls-eye' preacher!"
Ps Terry Allen. Snr Minister, Sandy Beach Baptist Church. NSW
"Clear and compelling!"
"Doug has a unique ability to connect across generations through the spoken word.
He delivers uncompromisingly the Gospel of Christ!"
Pastor Chris Kolle, Senior Minister Grow Church St Albans & Diggers Rest. VIC