Doug Batchelor Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Children, Net Worth and Books

Doug Batchelor Biography

Doug Batchelor born as Douglas Edward Batchelor is an author, an evangelist of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and the president and speaker of Amazing Facts, a multinational television and radio broadcast ministry based in Sacramento, California.


Batchelor’s greatest ministry is through Amazing Reality. He is also the pastor of the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Sacramento Central.

Doug Batchelor Age

Batchelor is 64 years old as of 28 June 2021. He was born in 1957 in the United States of America.

 Batchelor Family (Parents)

Batchelor is the son of George Batchelor(who died on 29 July 2002), a former aviation tycoon, and philanthropist in Florida, and Ruth Batchelor (born on 12 February 1934, New York, New York, United States and died on 23 July 1992), a former Hollywood film critic, actress, and songwriter. It is not known whether he has siblings or not.

Doug Batchelor author.
Doug Batchelor author.

Doug Batchelor Wife

Batchelor is married to Karen Batchelor. The couple married on 18 November 1990. They together have five children; Two daughters Rachael Batchelor and Cheri Petersin and three sons, Daniel, Stephen, Nathan Batchelor, and Micah Levi Batchelor (who died in 2001).

 Batchelor Son Dead

His son Micah Levi Batchelor died of an accident with a tractor on April 30, 2001, in Ukiah at the age of 23. Micah was a self-employed contractor and a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. He was born on November 4, 1977, in Fort Bragg.

Doug Batchelor Net Worth

Batchelor has made a good fortune from his career, despite all that, he lives a simple life. His net worth is still under review.

Doug Batchelor Life Before Salvation

Before salvation, Doug took drugs, committed crimes, and was even jail, while also living on a high adventure from stormy seas to blistering deserts. A remote cave high in the mountains above Palm Springs became his home. Doug scavenged for food in garbage bins though his father owned a yacht, a jet, and a Rolls-Royce.

Doug  Amazing Facts

Batchelor is the president and the speaker of the weekly TV program Amazing Facts, a Seventh-day Adventist non-profit evangelistic ministry that is based on the teachings of Scripture and is a worldwide ministry. The ministry was given to him by it’s Joe Crews, before his death in 1994.

 Batchelor Books

  • The Richest Caveman: The Doug Batchelor Story
  • To See the King
  • How to Survive and Thrive in Church
  • At Jesus’ Feet: The Gospel According to Mary Magdalene