Reaching and Teaching International Ministries

The information in this column was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 11/23/2021. To update the information in this column, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


Summary

Make Mature Disciples. Establish Healthy Churches. Train Local Leaders.

We further the gospel's reach through long-term missionary mobilization, short-term theological training trips, strategic church partnerships, and ministry internships.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Reaching and Teaching International Ministries
PO Box 122
Wheaton, IL 60187

Website: rtim.org

Phone:

Email: info@reachingandteaching.org


Organization details

EIN: 264793651

CEO/President: Ryan Robertson

Chairman: Jason Glas

Board size: 6

Founder:

Ruling year: 2010

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 09/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2015


Purpose

Since 2009, Reaching & Teaching has worked to meet the enormous need for healthy churches and theological training around the world through long-term sending and short-term training. Our missionaries are committed to seeing biblical churches established that prioritize covenant membership and expositional preaching led by qualified elders.


Mission statement

Reaching & Teaching aims to make mature disciples, establish healthy churches, and train local leaders. Our mission is to advance the gospel worldwide through long-term missionary mobilization, short-term theological training trips, ministry internships, and strategic church partnerships.


Statement of faith

Reaching & Teaching operates within the bounds of two statements of belief, with all aspects of the ministry being in accordance with both documents-the Baptist Faith & Message (2000) and The Gospel Coalition Confessional Statement.

All Reaching & Teaching missionaries, staff, trip participants, and field partners must adhere to one of these two statements of faith.

Reaching & Teaching is confessionally credo-baptist, complementarian, and affirms the Nashville Statement.

Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Leadership Training

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating319 of 9995 of 21
Fund acquisition rating146 of 10013 of 21
Resource allocation rating742 of 100113 of 21
Asset utilization rating342 of 9996 of 21

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
12%3%2%1%1%2%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
8%3%2%1%1%2%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
87%100%100%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
7%3%2%1%1%2%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
13%0%0%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
77%76%95%96%96%92%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
98%98%89%101%88%70%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
79%75%85%97%85%64%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
2%2%11%-1%12%30%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
4%4%29%-1%25%52%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%21%3%3%3%6%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.962.722.261.891.811.16
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.161.021.011.021.021.03
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.762.762.291.941.841.19
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.2020.6517.6824.6116.3024.13
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.050.060.040.060.04
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.144.144.945.946.119.63
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
16%5%6%4%6%4%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
40%35%42%51%52%83%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20192018201720162015
Cash$1,175,873$1,113,099$782,932$821,694$606,008
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$29,651$49,915$22,251$15,093$2,032
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,205,524$1,163,014$805,183$836,787$608,040
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$18,906$15,726$16,410$16,923$17,607
Other long-term assets$0$649$2,777$0$0
Total long-term assets$18,906$16,375$19,187$16,923$17,607
Total assets$1,224,430$1,179,389$824,370$853,710$625,647
 
Liabilities20192018201720162015
Payables and accrued expenses$58,386$65,784$32,721$51,344$25,197
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$58,386$65,784$32,721$51,344$25,197
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
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$58,386$65,784$32,721$51,344$25,197
 
Net assets20192018201720162015
Without donor restrictions$371,241$312,460$307,150$272,273$159,500
With donor restrictions$794,803$801,145$484,499$530,093$440,950
Net assets$1,166,044$1,113,605$791,649$802,366$600,450
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20192018201720162015
Total contributions$3,373,804$2,986,143$1,550,088$1,745,035$1,040,796
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$4,248$252$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$4,248$252$0$0$0
Total revenue$3,378,052$2,986,395$1,550,088$1,745,035$1,040,796
 
Expenses20192018201720162015
Program services$2,526,391$2,526,503$1,498,245$1,475,457$664,818
Management and general$689,313$85,140$41,467$47,322$43,610
Fundraising$109,909$52,796$21,093$20,340$17,823
Total expenses$3,325,613$2,664,439$1,560,805$1,543,119$726,251
 
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)$52,439$321,956($10,717)$201,916$314,545
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$52,439$321,956($10,717)$201,916$314,545

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Jon DeedrickIntrm President$90,300
John KlassenPresident$10,334

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2019


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 11/23/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History

For the first four years, Reaching & Teaching focused exclusively on short-term theological training trips. We started with a single site in Ecuador and we now have sent teams to over 60 sites around the world. We've since provided teaching to thousands of pastors and church leaders.

In 2013, Reaching & Teaching began serving as a sending agency for long-term missionaries. We now have missionaries serving around the globe, on five different continents. Our missionaries are engaged in a variety of contexts in order to make mature disciples, strengthen churches, and train pastors and church leaders.

We have a stateside team of staff members who facilitate the work of the ministry and provide valuable support to our field personnel.


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