1931-2015-
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May 14, 1931, Buckhurst Hill, Essex, England.

June 3, 2015, probably in or near San Francisco, California.

Leech grew up in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, but at age 18 his family returned to Essex, moving to Frinton-on-Sea. He served in the Navy, then studied at the London Bible College, Barrington College and North Park Seminary, Chicago, Illinois. Ordained a minister in the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC), he pastored in Boston, Massachusetts; Montclair, New Jersey; San Francisco, California; and at the Montecito Covenant Church, Santa Barbara, California (1968-75). He also served on the ECC’s Hymnal Commission.

  1. All Things Are Yours
  2. Come, Share the Lord
  3. Glimpses of Glory
  4. Great Hills May Tremble
  5. I Know That My Redeemer Lives
  6. In the Circle of Each Home
  7. Kind and Merciful God
  8. Let God Be God
  9. Let Your Heart Be Broken
  10. Lord, When We Praise You
  11. Make Room Within My Heart, O God
  12. Our Father in Heaven
  13. Spirit, Now Live in Me
  14. Your Cause Be Mine, Great Lord Divine
  15. This Is a Time to Remember
  16. Through All the World
  17. We Are God’s People
  18. We Are Part of God’s Creation
  1. Bel Air
  2. Bjorklund
  3. Hubbard