Missio Dei

In this series of short videos from the Lausanne Movement, we define key missional terms in an easy-to-understand way. ‘Missio Dei’ is a Latin term often translated as ‘mission of God’. Justin Schell, Lausanne Movement’s director of executive projects and the US director of the Union School of Theology, unpacks the rich meaning of this term.

Speaker's Bio

Justin Schell

Justin Schell is passionate about serving God's church and her mission in the world.  He is the director of executive projects for the Lausanne Movement as well as the US director for Union School of Theology (www.theolo.gy). He studied mission and biblical theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and business administration at EDHEC Business School. He is author of Come and See: A History and Theology of Mission as well as the forthcoming The Mission of God in the Short Studies in Biblical Theology series by Crossway Publishing. He is husband to Megan and daddy to Henry and Evie. They are members at Evergreen Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma.