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 'earthy' acoustic blues/rock style of music & '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. This coincided with the release of Doug’s debut album 'Innocence’. Doug was introduced to Australian audiences touring with David Meece in his 1990 ‘Learning To Trust’ Austrlian Tour followed the same year touring with Don Francisco on the New Zealand leg of his ‘Vision Of The Valley’ Tour.
Since that time ... Doug’s reputation as a speaker has increased to make him one of Australia’s foremost evangelists and communicators.
Doug has also released four other popular albums, 'Song Of Justice’, ‘Heritage of Hope’, ‘Lifetime Call’ and recently toreleased ‘Renewed Hope - A Celebration Of 25 Years’ (a compilation album celebrating the 25 years of recording and ministry).
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.