Frontline Fellowship USA


Frontline Fellowship is a Bible-based African mission that has pioneered missionary work into neglected mission fields and areas resistant to the Gospel. Since 1982, Frontline missionaries have traveled hundreds of thousands of kilometers on foot, by motorbikes, dugout canoes, trucks and aircraft to boldly proclaim the Gospel of repentance and faith in Christ Jesus to soldiers, guerrillas, resistance fighters and civilians on all sides of the many conflicts in Africa.

Frontline Fellowship USA is our home base in Colorado - partnered with our mission headquarters in Cape Town, South Africa. We are dedicated to working for Reformation and praying for Revival in Africa as we seek to fulfill the Great Commission through: (1) evangelism; (2) literature/media distribution; (3) discipleship and leadership training courses; (4) practical and medical relief aid to persecuted Christians in neglected and restricted areas; and (5) the development of local Christian Action groups and Reformation Societies to strengthen believers in the spiritual battle "for the soul of the continent."

Contact information

Mailing address:
PO Box 728
Manitou Springs, CO 80829-0207


Phone: (719) 685-2899


Organization details

EIN: 208155389


Chairman: Mr. George Bettisworth

Board size: 0

Founder: Rev. Peter Hammond

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Tax deductible: Yes

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Member of ECFA: No

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Especially amongst Marxists, Muslims, military personnel, prisoners and those in neglected and restricted areas. Personal evangelism, literature evangelism, film evangelism, radio evangelism and outreaches in schools.

Literature Distribution

Frontline Fellowship and Christian Action Newsletters, tracts, materials from Christian Liberty Books, World Missionary Press, Evangelical Mission Press, All Nations Gospel Publishers, Gospel Recordings, Living Waters and the Bible Society.

Love in Action

Providing practical, agricultural and medical relief aid to persecuted Christians and pensioners.

Leadership Training

Preparing and presenting Biblical Worldview Seminars, Discipleship Training Seminars, Great Commission Courses, Reformation and Revival Seminars, God and Government Seminars, Triumph Amidst Tribulation Courses, Summit Leadership Training Courses, Muslim Evangelism Workshops, Evangelism Explosion, Way of the Master, and William Carey Bible Institute.

Research & Photography

Providing accurate research information, quotes, testimonies, reports, articles, video footage and photographs for newsletters, documentaries, PowerPoints, slide presentations, websites and display boards to motivate Christians to prayer and action for missions and Reformation.

Training & Mobilizing Reformation Groups

Working for Reformation and praying for Revival, establishing and strengthening local Christian Action Groups and Reformation Societies.

Mission statement

Frontline Fellowship exists to glorify God by working for the fulfilment of the Great Commission. We seek to serve suffering Christians, to speak up for the persecuted, exposing the persecutors, concentrating on neglected areas, Evangelising in restricted access areas, working for Biblical Reformation and praying for spiritual Revival throughout Africa. It is our fervent prayer that God may mercifully empower a Biblical Reformation and send spiritual Revival to transform Africa for Christ. The Great Commission is our supreme ambition. We pray and work to see lives changed, families strengthened, churches Revived and communities transformed by the Grace of God and through the power of His Word.

Statement of faith

We believe in the Bible as the inspired, inerrant and infallible Word of God. We accept the Bible as the supreme and final authority for faith and conduct. Matt 5:18, John 10:35, 2Timothy 3:16, Hebrews 1:1, 1 Peter 1:25, 2 Peter 1:20-21, Jude 3

We believe in one God, eternally existent in three persons: the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Genesis 1:1, Matthew 28:18-20, John 1:1-3

We believe in the absolute deity and full humanity of our Lord Jesus Christ. We believe in His virgin birth, His sinless life, the authenticity of His miracles, His vicarious and atoning death, His bodily resurrection and His ascension to the right hand of the Father in Heaven. We believe in the personal and bodily return of our Lord Jesus Christ. John 14:6. Acts 2:22-24, Acts 4:12, 1Cor 15:3-6, Rev 19:11-16

We believe in the personality and deity of the Holy Spirit. We believe He gives life, He sanctifies, and He empowers and comforts all believers. Matt 28:18-20, John 16:5-15, 2 Cor 13:14

We believe that man's rebellion against God resulted in the fall and the spread of sin to every human being. All men are guilty of transgressing God's Holy Laws and are incapable of saving themselves. We believe that man is saved through repentance and faith in the finished work of Christ. Justification is by the grace of God alone. Rom 5:12, 18-19; 1 Tim 2:5-6; Eph 2:1-10

We believe that the Church is the Body of Christ, composed of all true believers. The present work of the Church is the worship of God, the perfecting of the saints, and the mission of "making disciples of all nations ... teaching them to obey everything" that the Lord has commanded. Matt 16:18; Matt 28:19: Col 1:18; 1 Peter 2:9

We believe in the bodily resurrection of both the saved and the lost, the one to everlasting life and the other to everlasting damnation. John 5:28-29; Heb 9:27; Rev 20:11-15

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Sector: Evangelism

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating4 of 5861 of 39
Fund acquisition rating15 of 5863 of 39
Resource allocation rating19 of 5861 of 39
Asset utilization rating25 of 5861 of 39

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$10,324$10,457$10,823$11,201$3,067
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$49,091$79,522$93,650$49,850$75,913
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total assets$49,091$79,522$93,650$49,850$75,913
Payables and accrued expenses$20,649$12,811$11,593$19,433$14,300
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$20,649$12,811$11,593$19,433$14,300
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$20,649$12,811$11,593$19,433$14,300
Net assets20182017201620152014
Temporarily restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$28,442$66,711$82,057$30,417$61,613
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$380,404$422,200$378,739$417,118$418,740
Program service revenue$2,074$2,617$2,484$9,036$14,888
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$287$3,355$150$896$4,314
Total other revenue$2,361$5,972$2,634$9,932$19,202
Total revenue$382,765$428,172$381,373$427,050$437,942
Program services$400,829$430,108$315,891$445,207$408,831
Management and general$19,974$13,176$13,627$12,833$15,138
Total expenses$421,034$443,518$329,733$458,246$427,880
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)($38,269)($15,346)$51,640($31,196)$10,062
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($38,269)($15,346)$51,640($31,196)$10,062

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Program accomplishments

In 2012, we celebrated 30 years of God's grace, mercy, provision, guidance and protection. A special celebration rally was held in the Pinelands Town Hall where we praised God for His provision and protection over hundreds of successful Missions to 34 countries and tens-of-thousands of services and outreaches. Many hundreds-of-thousands of Bibles and New Testaments have been distributed in well over 100 languages. Many tens-of-thousands of pastors, teachers, chaplains, medics and Evangelists have been trained and more prayers have been answered, and miracles experienced, than we could possibly catalogue. A 16-page, full-colour collectors edition of Frontline Fellowship News: 30 Years on the Frontline was printed, including many pictures of Frontline outreaches in Mozambique, Angola, Zimbabwe, Zambia, the Congo, Nigeria, Rwanda, Romania and Sudan.