Collection 504 Oral History Interview with Samuel K. Mills
Scope and Contents
Oral history interviews with Samuel Kirk Mills in which he discusses his childhood in Ghana, conversion to Christianity, involvement with Calvary Road, Inc. and the African Christian Mission, memories of Kwame Nkrumah, the use of drama in evangelism in Ghana, views on the strengths and weaknesses of Christianity in his country, Christianity and Islam in Ghana, different Christian traditions in Ghana, Mills' impressions of Wheaton College and Moody Bible Institute, origins of Africa Christian Mission. The time period covered by the interviews is 1959 to 1995.
Samuel K. Mills was interviewed by Robert Shuster on December 9, 1994, and January 6, 1995 at the Billy Graham Center Archives at Wheaton College.
- Created: 1995
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There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.
Full Name: Samuel Kirk Mills
Birth Date: October 18, 1959, Accra, Ghana
Parents: Emmanuel Udata (?) Mills and Comfort (?) Lanta Mills
Siblings: Jonathan (half-brother), Emmanuel, Eva, Ebenezer, Josephine (half-sister)
Marital Status: Married Nana Ama, 1991
1987-1990 University of Ghana, Legon, B.F.A. in Theater Arts
1992-1994? Moody Bible Institute
1994-1996 Wheaton College, M.A. in Education
1982-1985 Civil servant doing accounting for the government of Ghana
1985-1990? Africa Christian Mission, evangelistic work using drama
1990-1992 Teaching Assistant at School Performing Arts, University of Ghana
4 Audio Tapes
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Accruals and Additions
The materials in this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Samuel K. Mills in December 1994 and January 1995.
Accession: 94-97, 95-2
July 9, 2001
Wayne D. Weber
- Africa Christian Mission.
- Calvary Road, Inc.
- Christian drama.
- Christian life.
- Christianity and other religions.
- Education -- Ghana.
- Evangelicalism -- Ghana.
- Evangelistic work -- Ghana.
- Evangelistic work.
- Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
- Mills, Samuel Kirk.
- Moody Bible Institute.
- Muslims -- Ghana.
- Nkrumah, Kwame
- Pentecostalism -- Ghana.
- Wheaton College (Ill.)
- Collection 504 Oral History Interview with Samuel K. Mills
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