Although Len produced most of his music between 1973 and 1981, many people have still not forgotten the impact his ministry had on their spiritual lives. His music became so well known in Christian circles around the English speaking world, that it was no surprise when questions started to appear on the Internet, “Does anyone know what happened to Len Magee -
In response to these requests a compilation disk was produced in 2000 called Don’t Doubt His Love. It included nineteen favourites from previous productions and one brand new track after which the collection was named. But this didn’t seem to satisfy those who felt that many of their personal favourites had not been included. Finally Len was persuaded to have all nine of his albums digitally re-
Those of you who have heard Len’s story will know that God took a suicidal, hippy drug addict and turned him into a man who lives to preach the Gospel. The six year old child sent from his home and family to the other side of the world where he was raised in an institution, became, through the grace of God, a minister, teacher and pastor, as well as a loving husband and father. The deep pain and great joys of Len’s life resonate through the words of his songs, which are still quoted today; but more importantly, his honesty allows God’s Spirit to communicate deep truths to the listener.
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Len and Heather currently lead the Grace Ministries fellowship in Mudgeeraba on the Gold Coast of Australia. On their website Len says:
After 40 years of preaching the Gospel I’ve come to believe that the GRACE OF GOD IN OUR LORD JESUS is the heart and essence of God’s message to the world and is supposed to be the church’s glorious theme. It’s only GRACE that will set men free from sin, keep them free and cause them to love God supremely.