Church / Ministry:
Free Methodist Church

Hometown:
Santa Barbara,
California

Doug has been serving as a writer for interlinc since 2004. For over four decades, he has been a youth pastor. He loves singing, playing different instruments, and listening to music of all types. Doug is happily married to Nancy, a proud father of grown children, children-in-law, and grandfather to grandchildren. He never gets tired of looking at the Pacific Ocean daily from his office.

Meeting Guides

ArtistSongTheme
Meredith Andrews Heaven’s Frequency God's: Love | Worship
Jon Foreman In Bloom Faith | Prayer | Transformation
Jon Foreman In Bloom Faith | Prayer | Transformation
Meredith Andrews Heaven’s Frequency God's: Love | Worship
Matthew West Don’t Stop Praying Faith | Prayer | Trusting God
Phil Wickham I Believe Conviction | Faith | Salvation: Redemption
TobyMac Faithfully Grief: Comfort In | Death | God's: Faithfulness
Phil Wickham I Believe Conviction | Faith | Salvation: Redemption
Cochren & Co Thank God For Sunday Morning God's: Forgiveness | God's: Love | Repentance
Cochren & Co Thank God For Sunday Morning God's: Forgiveness | God's: Love | Repentance
Chagall Guevara Resurrection #9 Power
Trinity Trinity Street Unity
TobyMac Im Sorry (a lament) Sin: Confessions of | Repentance
Trinity Trinity Street Unity
Stephen Christian King Of Impossible Renewal | Revival
Hulvey 9th Grade Self: Identity in Christ
Andy Mineo Nobody’s Coming God's: Love | Trust
Andy Mineo Nobody’s Coming God's: Love | Trust
Peabod My Favorite Part Endurance | Perseverance
TobyMac The Elements – Live Faith: Assurance | Difficulties: Hope Within | God's: Sovereignty
Baylor Wilson Jesus Happened Salvation: Regeneration (New Life) | Regeneration (New Life)
TobyMac The Elements – Live Faith: Assurance | Difficulties: Hope Within | God's: Sovereignty
For KING & COUNTRY Relate Prejudice | Unity
Hulvey 9th Grade Self: Identity in Christ
Lauren Daigle Hold On To Me Faith: Assurance | God's: Love
Jon Foreman Education Love: Sacrificial
Jon Foreman Education Love: Sacrificial
Baylor Wilson Jesus Happened Regeneration (New Life) | Salvation
TobyMac Im Sorry (a lament) Sin: Confessions of | Repentance
nobigdyl. PARABOLIC! Self: Identity in Christ | Racism
Apollo LTD You God's: Creation | Self: Identity in Christ | Self: Image/Uniqueness
Hulvey Cold Water Baptism | Forgiveness | Salvation
Hulvey Cold Water Baptism | Forgiveness | Salvation
For KING & COUNTRY Guide 2436 Suicide
For KING & COUNTRY God Only Knows (Timbaland remix) Suicide
Derek Minor All the Way Perseverance
Kirk Franklin Love Theory Love | God's: Love | Love: Unconditional
Kirk Franklin Love Theory Love | God's: Love | Love: Unconditional
For KING & COUNTRY God Only Knows Suicide
TobyMac The Elements Faith: Assurance | Difficulties: Hope Within | God's: Sovereignty
KJ-52 What If Jesus: Death (The Cross) | Sacrifice
Jasmine Murray Fearless Courage | Fear | Confidence: In Christ
For KING & COUNTRY God Only Knows Depression | Suicide
For KING & COUNTRY joy. Joy | Optimism | Positive Attitude
For KING & COUNTRY Pioneers Love: Committed | Marriage
For KING & COUNTRY God Only Knows Suicide
Jasmine Murray Fearless Courage | Fear | Confidence: In Christ
For KING & COUNTRY Pioneers Love: Committed | Marriage
For KING & COUNTRY joy. Joy | Optimism | Positive Attitude
Derek Minor Walls Compassion | Humility | Justice | Servanthood
Derek Minor Walls Compassion | Humility | Justice | Servanthood
Red Gone Death | Life: Purpose/Meaning | Eternity: vs. Temporal
Red Gone Death | Life: Purpose/Meaning | Eternity: vs. Temporal
Christafari Soul Revolution Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Christafari Soul Revolution Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
For KING & COUNTRY O God Forgive Us Sin: Confessions of | Racism
Chris Tomlin Home Heaven: Longing For
Capital Kings I Can’t Quit Commitment
Jason Gray Death Without a Funeral Divorce
V. Rose If I Don’t Have Love Love: Unconditional
Gateway Worship Love Has Found Us God's: Love
Manafest Pray Prayer: Answered
XXI Wasn’t Enough Grace
Rival Choir Aftermath Sin: Repentance
Planetshakers LETSGO Victory
Brandon Heath Behold Our God God's: Greatness
Planetshakers LETSGO Victory
The Brilliance Brother Forgiveness
Tree 63 King God's: Sovereignty
Mute Math Control God's: Intimacy
Yellow Second Forget What You’ve Heard Sin: Repentance
Joy Williams Hide Forgiveness
Jonas Brothers Keep It Real Fame
Underoath In Division Discouragement
Project 86 Fall, Goliath, Fall Courage
Plumb One Drop Fellowship
The Brilliance Brother Forgiveness
CCM United God’s Not Dead Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Jon Guerra Nothing Better God's: Love
Hawk Nelson Thank God for Something Thankfulness
For KING & COUNTRY Without You Difficulties: Trials
NEEDTOBREATHE Multiplied God's: Love
Owl City Beautiful Times Hope: In God
Rend Collective My Lighthouse Abilities | Peace: Spiritual
Rend Collective My Lighthouse Peace: Spiritual
Owl City Beautiful Times Hope: In God
Royal Tailor Making Me New Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Press Play LITO Testimony
The City Harmonic A City On A Hill Evangelism
John Elefante This Time Abortion
Press Play LITO Testimony
The City Harmonic A City On A Hill Evangelism
Grits Fly Away Fellowship
Jonas Brothers Keep It Real Fame
Britt Nicole The Lost Get Found Evangelism: Witnessing
Manafest Avalanche Sin: Repentance
Underoath In Division Discouragement
Shirock Still Young Hope
The Katinas Home God's: Forgiveness
Aaron Shust My Hope Is in You Hope: In God
Newsboys God’s Not Dead (Like A Lion) Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Dominic Balli Louder Words,Power of
Manafest Never Let You Go God's: Faithfulness
Lara Landon The River Relationships
Remedy Drive Resuscitate Me Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Desperation Band Wonderful God's: Character
Flyleaf New Horizons Hope: In God
Salvador Higher Love God's: Love
Britt Nicole The Lost Get Found Evangelism
Shane & Shane Everything Is Different Salvation: Regeneration (New Life)
Sixteen Cities Captured By Your Love God's: Pursuit
Underoath Catch Myself Catching Myself Spiritual Warfare
Children 18:3 Oh Honestly Faith: When Weak
Jonny Diaz Here And Someday Difficulties: Hope Within
Phil Wickham At Your Name (Yaweh, Yaweh) God's: Character
Manafest Never Let You Go God's: Faithfulness
Project 86 Fall, Goliath, Fall Courage
Lara Landon The River Relationships
Remedy Drive Resuscitate Me Renewal
Flyleaf New Horizons Hope: In God
Lanae Hale Back And Forth Peace: Spiritual
Krystal Meyers Fire Evangelism: God's Representatives
downhere Dying to Know You Self: Denial
downhere My Last Amen Eternity: vs. Temporal
33 Miles One Life to Love Love: Sacrificial
I Am Terrified To the Service Fear of God;Reverence
33 Miles One Life to Love Love: Sacrificial
POD Addicted Addiction
TobyMac Boomin’ Evangelism: God's Representatives
Falling Up Hotel Aquarium Loneliness
Grey Holiday Where You Want Me Brokenness
John Reuben Good Evening Integrity
TobyMac Boomin Evangelism: God's Representatives
David Crowder Band Foreverandever Etc Eternity: vs. Temporal
Jars of Clay Work Perseverance
Chasing Victory Unrequited Love Relationships
Jars of Clay Work Perseverance
Echoing Angels Make It Better God's: Love
Stephanie Smith Waitin’ on You Patience
Telecast Everything Jesus: Lordship
Paul Wright Take This Life Sanctification
Pocket Full Of Rocks Bigger God's: Greatness
Ayiesha Woods Big Enough God's: Sovereignty
Newsboys Your Love Is Better Than Life God's: Love
Bethany Dillon Come Find Me Doubt
TobyMac Boomin Evangelism: God's Representatives
Aaron Shust Like I Never Felt Before Perseverance: Endurance
Mainstay Don’t I Look the Same Discipleship

Discussion Guides

ArtistSongTheme
HARDY TRUCK BED Sin: Consequences of | Sin
Tate McRae greedy Greed | Relationships | Self Centeredness
Zach Bryan I Remember Everything Dating | Love | Relationships
Bailey Zimmerman Religiously Love: Committed | Heartbreak | Regret
The Weeknd Die For You Love: Committed | Love: Unconditional
Bad Bunny Titi Me Pregunto Love: Committed | Love: Romantic
OneRepublic I Aint Worried Faith | Trust | Worry
SB19 Bazinga Endurance | Perseverance: Endurance
Post Malone Motley Crew Celebration | Fellowship
Dua Lipa Levitating (feat. DaBaby) Love: Romantic
Billie Eilish Your Power Sex: Abuse | Betrayal | Sex: Rape
Justin Bieber Peaches Love: Romantic
Ariana Grande Positions Love: Romantic | Love: Sacrificial
Taylor Swift cardigan Grace | Relationships | Renewal
DJ Khaled Popstar Ambition | Success
twenty one pilots Level of Concern Insecurity | Relationships | Worry
Dua Lipa Don’t Start Now Relationships | Restoration
Roddy Ricch The Box Materialism | Money
Selena Gomez Lose You to Love Me Pride | Relationships
Justin Bieber Yummy God's: Love | Love: Romantic
Tones and I Dance Monkey Respect | God's: Worksmanship
J. Cole MIDDLE CHILD Self: Image/Uniqueness
Billie Eilish bad guy Self: Image/Uniqueness | Pride | Servanthood
Marshmello Happier Joy | Love: Sacrificial
Ariana Grande thank u, next Difficulties: Hope Within | Thankfulness
twenty one pilots Jumpsuit Confidence: In Christ | Insecurity | Salvation: Justification
Eminem Killshot Anger | Friendship: Broken | Forgiveness | Relationships
Drake Dont Matter To Me Forgiveness | Relationships | Love: Romantic
Post Malone Psycho
Charlie Puth How Long Relationships | Trust
Post Malone Blame It On Me Friendship: Broken | Disappointment
Bebe Rexha Meant To Be Relationships
Greta Van Fleet Highway Tune Love: Romantic
Logic 1-800-273-8255 Self: Image/Uniqueness | Suicide
Sam Smith Pray Prayer: Power of
Luis Fonsi Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber) Love: Romantic | Love: Unconditional
Foo Fighters Run Freedom
Alessia Cara Scars To Your Beautiful Self: Image/Uniqueness
Alessia Cara How Far Ill Go Dreams and Desires
twenty one pilots Ride Life: Purpose/Meaning
Sia Cheap Thrills Relationships
Beyonce Formation Self: Image/Uniqueness
Coldplay Hymn for the Weekend Friendship: Support
Coldplay Adventure Of A Lifetime Friendship: Joy of
R. City Locked Away (feat. Adam Levine) Love: Unconditional
Kelly Clarkson Invincible Hope: In God
Carly Rae Jepsen I Really Like You Confidence
Mark Ronson Uptown Funk Self: Image/Uniqueness
Taylor Swift Shake It Off Hope
Ariana Grande Break Free Confidence: In Christ
Coldplay A Sky Full Of Stars Love: Committed
Kelly Clarkson Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) Perseverance
John Mayer Shadow Days Renewal
The Lumineers Ho Hey Relationships
Maroon 5 One More Night Sin: Struggling With
Justin Timberlake Suit & Tie Relationships
Miley Cyrus We Can’t Stop Choices
Fall Out Boy My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark Anger: Righteous
Capital Cities Safe And Sound God's: Protection
John Mayer Who You Love Love: Unconditional
Paramore Ain’t It Fun Pride
The Fray Love Don’t Die Love: Unconditional