Walt is well respected for the quality of music he ministers. One can tell as he sings, he is singing from his heart out of his love for the Lord.
Born in Dallas Texas, Walt Mills received Christ as His Savior on June 9, 1954. By the very next year he was preaching the Gospel and sharing Christ in song and Word.
From March 1959 when Walt entered full-time evangelistic work, he has continued to travel throughout the United States and foreign countries presenting the Good News. Millions have seen his popular television program, Revival in the Land Today each week on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, as well as being heard on world wide radio. Walt preaches the Word of God with power and without compromise. When he preaches the anointed message, people are challenged and stirred by the message of hope and deliverance. Lives are changed, miracles happen, the lost are saved, and the wayward come home.
The music and worship that characterize Walt Mills ministry continues to touch the hearts of individuals all over the world. He has his own unique style and with his soulful voice he presents a message in song that gets right down into your spirit. The freedom of worship in his music brings the listener to a place of hope and encouragement resulting in life changes.
With his songs consistently on the charts, Walt has recorded such great Gospel hits as, I've Got a Feeling
which was number one for three months and remained on the charts for two years. This song was nominated for a Dove Award. Other songs recorded by Walt that went on to become Gospel favourites were, Heaven Will Be My Home
, Where the Timbers Cross
and The Devil's in the Phone Booth Dialing 911
A number of songs have been written by Walt through the leading of the Holy Spirit. His songwriting credits include Heaven Will Be My Home
(on the charts for 10 months), Holy Spirit
, Flow Through Me
(continues to be loved after 25 years), I'm On My Way To Heaven
, and The Journey Gets Sweeter Every Day
, He Loves You
, Cast Your Care Upon Him
and many more. Numerous times over the years, his songs have been nominated for Dove Awards.
His many accomplishments include:
- Mr. ICGMA of 1993 (International Country Gospel Music Association)
- Artist of the Decade in 1993
- ICGMA Hall of Fame in 1993
- Texas Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fame
- ICGMA Top Television Personality in 1995
Although these prestigious awards were give to Walt as a country Gospel artist, his projects present music in a style that reaches people of all ages - from the toddler to those in their senior years and all in between. Regardless of your music preference, you will find something in Walt Mills recordings that will touch your heart. Come taste and see the Glory of God and you will never be the same.