Murray Brown

St Albans is excited to announce the appointment of Murray Brown as the Youth Pastor. Murray Brown

Murray commenced in this role on the 24th February, 2014.

Murray first came to St Albans in 1997, after completing ten years as the youth pastor at Central Baptist here in Palmy, to be the youth pastor at St Albans for one year, which extended into two years! Murray has been a member here ever since!

From 1995-98, Murray worked as the National Co-ordinator of Training for Baptist Youth Ministries and in 1999 founded his own national youth training ministry called YouthTRAIN (www.youthtrain.com). Since then, many youth workers and volunteer leaders from many denominations have been trained through YouthTRAIN, by distance learning, local workshops and through block courses.  Murray has also taught youth leadership courses at Carey Baptist College and Laidlaw College.

Murray is very experienced and well qualified with a Bachelor of Science, Youth Pastor Diploma, Certificate in Adult Teaching (Massey University) and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Theology (Carey Baptist College).  Murray married Maria in New York in April 2013 and they have five children between them.  Maria also looks forward to being involved with St Albans young people.