Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) is a program designed by Village Missions. Village Missions describes it as, "The Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) is a two-year program offered by Village Missions to equip Christians for ministry within their local church and to prepare those who are called for full-time ministry as missionary pastors. The CDI program is tuition-free and involves two components: Biblical Education and Mentoring for Ministry" More information is available on the Village Missions Contenders website.
The program is offered at EBC weekly during the school year. It meets in the Ambassadors room.