Murray Lean has been the Senior Pastor of City North Baptist Church in Brisbane since 2002, 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 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.