Who is Gea Gort?

Dr. Gea Gort is passionate about mission, especially in the urban context. She sees a grassroots missionary movement emerging. As journalist, missiologist and author she researches, writes and speaks about international developments regarding this movement.


Gea is presently researching Business as Mission (BAM) and how that looks like in/from a European/Global context. Her book ‘God in the City; A Missional Way of Life in an Urban Context’ was released in 2012.

In her native language (Dutch) Gea researched and wrote ‘Business as Mission’ within and from the Dutch context (2015). She wrote the Dutch version of God in the City in 2011. Gea also initiated in the Netherlands the book & awareness campaign ‘God ain’t White’; how the Dutch slavery past is still effecting relationships today (God is niet wit, 2013).