CDI Is more than just a Bible Study

CDI: More Than A Bible Study

The people of the Community Church of Hokah found more than just a Bible study when they discovered the Contenders Discipleship Initiative. Together, they grew their faith in Jesus, learned about His Word, and built community together.
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God's Plan for Ministry

God’s Plan for Ministry

Nathan Walters sensed God had something more for him, but didn’t know what it was. When he discovered God’s plan for ministry in his life, it made all the difference.
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The legacy of CDI

The Legacy of Contenders Discipleship Initiative

As we celebrate 70 years of ministry in the United States and 50 years in Canada, we have focused a lot on the legacy of Village Missions. Through the work of Village Missionaries and country churches, the gospel has been heard by hundreds of thousands around the United States, Canada and the world. The Need […]
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Practical Training for Ministry

CDI: Practical Training for Ministry

Village Missions’ CDI provides practical training for ministry. This training comes without cost and integrates intense study with internship.
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CDI: Biblical Training in the Local Church

Because of Contenders Discipleship Initiative, Bill received biblical training in the local church. CDI Director shares Bill’s story and the story of CDI.
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Knowing What the Bible Teaches

Knowing What the Bible Teaches

Knowing what the Bible teaches is important, but Christians can’t stop there. Assistant Director John Adams explains what needs to happen next.
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Village Missionary Ken Ainsworth has no regrets about his second career.

No Regrets: A Second Career with Village Missions

The Ainsworths were on a successful career track. Find out how a school administrator & chemist found second careers with Village Missions.
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As You Pray This Week

We appreciate your prayers for our U.S. and Canada board members as they travel home. There are a number of items to be praying about; we are so thankful for each person who prays regularly for Village Missions.
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As You Pray This Week

Village Missions continues to strive to revitalize country churches. There are many avenues for that work, and Contenders Discipleship Initiative is one. Read on to find out how you can be praying.
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Discipleship or Recruiting—What Purpose Does It Serve in the CDI?

Some see the Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) as a tool for discipling believers within the church. Others feel that the program will raise up new Village Missionaries from within those churches. Executive Director Brian Wechsler explores both ideas and explain how CDI trains and equips believers for battle.
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What is the purpose of Village Missions in relation to CDI?

The Purpose of Village Missions & CDI

The Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) serves a valuable purpose within Village Missions. Executive Director Brian Wechsler takes a look at how Village Missions operated in the past and contrasts that with the the present, then ties it all together with CDI.
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Contenders Discipleship Initiative

Contenders Discipleship Initiative & 2016

What will Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) look like in 2016? Executive Director Brian Wechsler takes the time to look forward to the coming year as he shares some stories of those who have already completed CDI classes.
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