Barnabas and Partners

Summary

We come alongside and partner with the house church in China, in obedience to the Great Commission.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Barnabas and Partners
3716 Merrifield Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211-3216

Website: bpusa.org

Phone: 7045165897

Email: info@bpusa.org


Organization details

EIN: 460529939

CEO/President: Lynn Banks

Chairman:

Board size: 0

Founder:

Year founded: 2012

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2020


Purpose

Our extensive contacts within the House Church movements enable us to implement programs to meet House Church needs. We have a strong history of strategic project planning, implementation, evaluation, research, and accountability. We have a very broad network of opportunities and we are anxious to partner with those who have the same desire to effectively minister to the spiritual growth and maturity of the Chinese House Churches.


Mission statement

Our mission is to provide a means by which like-minded ministries and agencies worldwide can achieve their Great Commission goals in China.


Statement of faith

Transparency grade

This ministry has not been assigned a transparency grade.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Foreign Missions

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating11 of 5863 of 94
Fund acquisition rating3 of 5861 of 94
Resource allocation rating11 of 5861 of 94
Asset utilization rating78 of 58614 of 94

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
8%0%0%0%0%0%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%0%0%0%0%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
94%100%100%97%99%99%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%0%0%0%0%0%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
6%0%0%3%1%1%
 
Operating ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%99%99%99%99%98%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
98%101%76%102%178%66%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
80%100%75%100%177%65%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
2%-1%24%-2%-78%34%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
2%-5%63%-6%-401%50%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%1%1%1%1%2%
 
Investing ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20182017201620152014
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.074.081.963.899.110.98
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.691.001.001.001.001.00
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.184.081.963.899.110.98
 
Liquidity ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20182017201620152014
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
8.790.000.000.000.000.00
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.110.000.000.000.000.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.712.946.133.081.3212.20
 
Solvency ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20182017201620152014
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%0%0%0%0%0%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
75%25%51%26%11%102%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20182017201620152014
Cash$206,029$215,426$79,188$83,133$416,139
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$206,029$215,426$79,188$83,133$416,139
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$206,029$215,426$79,188$83,133$416,139
 
Liabilities20182017201620152014
Payables and accrued expenses$0$0$0$0$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
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$0$0$0$0$0
 
Net assets20182017201620152014
Unrestricted$206,029$215,426$79,188$53,133$416,139
Temporarily restricted$0$0$0$30,000$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$206,029$215,426$79,188$83,133$416,139
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20182017201620152014
Total contributions$831,163$557,795$295,510$420,309$609,973
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$7,934$4,403$8,178
Total other revenue$0$0$7,934$4,403$8,178
Total revenue$831,163$557,795$303,444$424,712$618,151
 
Expenses20182017201620152014
Program services$833,371$416,056$304,800$750,000$403,312
Management and general$7,088$5,501$3,367$7,718$6,148
Fundraising$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$840,459$421,557$308,167$757,718$409,460
 
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)($9,296)$136,238($4,723)($333,006)$208,691
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($9,296)$136,238($4,723)($333,006)$208,691

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