Senior Pastor at Emmanuel Community Church

Doug was converted to Christ in 1978. He quickly became actively involved in children’s and youth ministry for a group of local churches. He then went on to become the main communicator for the outstanding London gospel band, ‘Paradise.’

Doug spent over 12 years in church-planting and pastoral work in South London, with national and international speaking appointments.

He studied for a pastoral diploma at Christian Life College and earned his Bachelors and Masters degree at Spurgeon’s College, London

He has a burden for the whole body of Christ and travels internationally to the USA, Africa, India and the Caribbean speaking at pastor’s conferences and local church teaching seminars. Doug served for ten years with the National Assemblies of God General Superintendency team and is a well respected and much sought after motivational Conference speaker, worship leader and musician.

The church he leads has recently opened a school and has a great focus on loving God passionately, building church biblically and serving the community relevantly

He is married to Joan and they have four children.