Cynthia Wooleveris a researcher with the U.S. Congregational Life Survey and has 25 years of experience working with congregations. She is a co-author of Beyond the Ordinary: Ten Strengths of U.S. Congregations; Places of Promise: Finding Strength in Your Congregation’s Location; and A Field Guide to U.S. Congregations (2nd Edition).

Does location determine the vitality of congregations? Explore your congregation’s connection with its God-given location and learn how location informs identity and mission. We will dispel myths about the role that context plays in congregational vitality and offer insight on the strengths of various locations.