Sherrod Shackelford, also known as Viktory, was projected to be a drug dealer, gang member or dead by 25 until God intervened. “God revealed Himself to me in college,” Vikotry tells Charisma News. “I was totally unchurched, and He began to tug on my heart. He pulled me out of a world of real darkness and gave me an intense appetite for His Word. I broke away from my friends and addictions and all things that separated me from Him. I was ordained in 2007.”

Born to a 16-year-old mother in Chicago, the rapper actively seeks to tell the world about God’s miracles through his music, including tracks like “Faith,” which features Erica Campbell of Mary Mary. His song, “Lunch Tables,” is a modern-day example of how Jesus reached out to the spiritually broken. READ MORE