Murray Lean has been the Senior Pastor of City North Baptist Church in Brisbane for the past 14 years, having previously served as a rural pastor and part-time rural GP for many years. Between his medical career and pastoral ministry he completed ordination studies at the Baptist College in Queensland.  Murray has six young-adult children and a growing number of grandchildren.  Sadly, he lost his wife and faithful ministry partner, Debbie, to cancer in 2010. He has a deep love for the local church, with a passion to see it built up through consistent Bible teaching and mobilised effectively for gospel ministry.