Bible Tracts, Inc.

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Salvation is are our tracts. The passion of this ministry is to make sure no Gospel worker is ever in want for tools that are true to Scripture and clear in message.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Bible Tracts, Inc.
PO Box 188
Bloomington, IL 61702-0188


Phone: (309) 828-6888


Organization details

EIN: 366112743

CEO/President: Micah McCurry

Chairman: Pastor Joey Watt

Board size: 7

Founder: Dr. Paul Levin

Ruling year: 1956

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Bible Tracts, Inc. (BTI) is an organization that prints and distributes free Bible tracts. To date, BTI has produced 503 million tracts and has sent them around the world. The organization has 42 titles and 20 languages in stock. All tracts are free and postpaid as the Lord provides.

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Sector: Christian Growth

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating26 of 9992 of 75
Fund acquisition rating31 of 10011 of 75
Resource allocation rating81 of 100110 of 75
Asset utilization rating206 of 99918 of 75

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$0$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$118,685$148,329$192,503$174,848$192,502
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$126,406$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$126,406$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695
Total assets$245,091$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
Payables and accrued expenses$812$0$0$0$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$812$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$812$0$0$0$0
Net assets20182017201620152014
Without donor restrictions$244,279$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$244,279$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$343,271$329,546$399,043$335,980$453,192
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$70($1,112)($41)$243($32)
Total other revenue$70($1,112)($41)$243($32)
Total revenue$343,341$328,434$399,002$336,223$453,160
Program services$327,780$324,211$333,261$301,213$292,553
Management and general$51,078$53,459$54,319$54,597$42,979
Total expenses$378,858$377,670$387,580$355,810$335,532
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)($35,517)($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($35,517)($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628


Compensation data for this ministry has not been collected.

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 7/9/2021. To update the information below, please email:


Bible Tracts, Inc. was founded in 1938 by the late Evangelist Dr. Paul J. Levin and his wife, Dorothy. God mightily used his evangelistic meetings to see hundreds of souls saved. Having begun in full-time evangelism at the age of 19, his longevity and effectiveness caused him to be known as, "The Dean of Evangelists." His impact was especially felt in the midwest and southern United States.

Early in his ministry Dr. Paul was led to enhance his evangelistic meetings with music. God opened the door for him to team up with Bob Findley. Bob was a blind singer/guitar player who was already known in the Midwest because of his radio appearances. The team of Paul and Bob remained a strong and heaven-blessed duo for the next 40 years.

Dr. Paul wrote two articles for a Christian magazine, The Evangel. There was an unexpected plea for these articles to be printed in tract form. The printing of the first 3,000 tracts simply whet the interest of God's people for more. So, out of a room in the Levin home, Bible Tracts, Inc. was born. Paul wrote, printers printed, Dorothy folded, and God blessed and continues to bless.

Many more tracts have been added since the original two tracts. A number of these were condensed versions of some of Dr. Paul's sermons. His ability to clearly illustrate a Bible truth was what made his preaching and his tracts so powerful.

Since 1938, BTI has expanded, printing in many languages around the world. The concern of Dr. Levin was that no gospel worker ever be in need of evangelistic tools. That remains our passion and is what has motivated us to print over 588 million tracts and give them away free of charge.

A new phase of ministry began in 1958. In that year Bible Tract Echoes, a daily 15-minute radio broadcast began. It furthers our mission of taking, "The Word of God to All the World."

Dr. Levin went to be with the Lord in 1996 leaving a godly legacy and a long shadow. While leadership faces and names change, our focus remains fixed. We want to help in the building up of local churches through evangelism. We want to equip God's people by providing witnessing tools free of charge.

Program accomplishments

Since our inception, millions of Gospel tracts have gone all over the world in various languages.