October 5, 2018
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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May 24, 2016
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.
March 22, 2016
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.
February 19, 2016
What do we call the people serving in our Village Missions churches, and why? Executive Director Brian Wechsler takes a close look at the terms pastor and Village Missionary, and then explains why he feels one term is a better fit.
January 11, 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.