Ikki Soma is the lead pastor of Bayou City Fellowship at Spring Branch in Houston, Texas. For nearly a decade, he pastored City of Refuge Church in Houston, Texas, one of the most diverse churches in America. He is also a team chaplain for the Houston Rockets and he is the co-host of the Inside the Chapel podcast and writer for Sports Spectrum magazine. He preaches at churches, conferences, and colleges across America. He has taught on preaching, sermon illustrations, and multicultural ministry for over 20 years at Dr. Tony Evans’ pastor’s conference.