D.A. HORTON (D.Ed.Min candidate at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO) was born in inner city Kansas City, KS and was "headed to the grave or prison" before God called him to salvation and into evangelism and Gospel rap (under the name Azriel). Horton is now the Lead Teaching Elder at Koinonia Bible Church in Kansas City, MO and a professor of Systematic Theology and at Calvary Bible College and Contemporary Theology at Calvary Theological Seminary (Kansas City, MO). He is currently developing Urban Ministry courses for the college as well as an Urban Ministry masters degree program for the seminary. D.A. (Azriel) is still a D.J. and rapper who seeks to utilize his theological training to pronounce the gospel through his lyrics.