About The Center
A new era of mission calls for new missional leaders. At the Center for Missional Leadership we seek to discern the leading of the Holy Spirit in this new era of mission.
Do you feel called to be a missional leader in today's changing world? Mission is no longer just about reaching across oceans. We have to reach across our own backyards as well. Are you ready to think of mission in a new way?
Learning and research in the following areas:
- Congregational mission development and redevelopment
- Mission within small town and rural ministries
- God's work in global civil society
- Missional leadership and management
- Stewardship leadership
- Forming new generations of missional leaders
- Fostering networks of missional leaders
Degree Programs: m.A., m.div., d.min., ph.d.
Welcome to Luther Seminary's Center for Missional Leadership, a strategic initiative that brings focus to the seminary's charge to develop apostolic leaders for a new era of mission in today's changing world. This initiative across four degree programs (M.A., M.Div., D.Min., Ph.D.) is supported by a teaching team of faculty from multiple disciplines.
A collaborative learning & leadership network
The Center for Missional Leadership is a collaborative learning and leadership network involving scholars, students, and local church and denominational leaders across the globe. We are focused on engaging the diverse contexts for the gospel through rigorous theological and social scientific inquiry. All of work of the Center has a particular interest in congregations as they participate in God's life and mission.
We're eager to interact with missional leaders like you, as we learn, grow and enter into this new era of mission together.
Visit us often to learn more about Luther Seminary's degree programs with a Congregational Mission and Leadership emphasis, the research generated by our faculty and students, publications in the field and upcoming events.