CDM’s Taste of Training


We want you to be a part! Get connected to CDM's training and many recommended resources that we have seen used in churches across the PCA. There will even be a drawing for participants of a basket of CDM recommended resources. CDM strengthens your church by connecting you to the people and [...]

CDM’s Taste of Training2019-06-05T16:52:37+00:00



PERIMETER CHURCH VOLUNTEER GUIDELINES Impacting lives to make the Bride more beautiful The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.  — MATTHEW 20:28   VOLUNTEER MISSION: Our mission is to create a wonderful experience for volunteers at Perimeter Church. We hope [...]


Reading the Bible Plans


Reading the Bible Plans I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways. I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget your word.  Psalm 119: 15-16 Looking for a plan to help you study God's Word? At CDM, we connect you to resources you need. Check out the plans [...]

Reading the Bible Plans2019-02-13T19:34:24+00:00

Accountability Questions


    At CDM, we have been gathering accountability questions for years, and though this is not an exhaustive list, it is extensive. We don't recommend every person answer every question, but we have found that allowing members of your group to choose 3-5 questions--specifically those they would like to be asked in areas they [...]

Accountability Questions2017-07-26T15:51:44+00:00

Time: The Gift that Can’t Be Re-gifted!


Article by Dennis Bennett MEMORIZE THIS STATEMENT: God has not given us more things to do in a day than He has given us the time to get it done.   I served as Academic Dean at a Bible college in South Africa. I told the students at the beginning of each year if they felt a teacher [...]

Time: The Gift that Can’t Be Re-gifted!2017-05-08T19:13:59+00:00

Let’s Not Lose the Basics


Article by Dennis Bennett The great football coach, Weeb Eubank, had a tradition at the beginning of every season. He would take all the new and seasoned players, sit them down, and then begin his lecture. He would take a football, stick it in their faces, and say to them, "Gentlemen, this is a football! Get to [...]

Let’s Not Lose the Basics2017-05-08T19:17:27+00:00

Interconnected Discipleship


Article by Dennis Bennett The goal of all our ministries is to make kingdom disciples. But what does that mean? A full-grown kingdom disciple would have two main characteristics. He would look, act, and think like Jesus and would be actively helping others become kingdom disciples.   There is no kingdom disciple outside the church, because the [...]

Interconnected Discipleship2017-05-08T20:05:27+00:00

Children in Communion


Article by Dennis Bennett This may sound like a dangerous topic in our circles, but there is so much we are missing. We do not allow children to take the elements, but why do we ignore them while the rest of us participate? Let's think through some history. In Jewish homes throughout the centuries, the Passover was [...]

Children in Communion2017-04-06T20:35:31+00:00

Organizing Discipleship


Article by Dennis Bennett & Cami Summers In Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin says, "Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it's not all mixed up." It has also been said this way, "If you fail to plan, you plan to fail." Both statements express great truth, and one of the problems [...]

Organizing Discipleship2017-08-10T16:57:00+00:00

How We Teach and How They Learn, Part 1


Article by Dennis Bennett Over the years I have gone to MANY teacher training workshops. What I found interesting is that most of them simply focused on expanding a teacher's arsenal of methods. After many years of studying the subject of how we learn and process new information, I have discovered that when you lay out all [...]

How We Teach and How They Learn, Part 12017-05-08T20:15:40+00:00