Wingfield Ministries Inc.

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Summary

Wingfield Ministries is an interdenominational ministry dedicated to reaching the world for Jesus Christ through evangelistic encounters and crusades both domestically and in foreign countries. Wingfield Ministries has a sincere burden for the body of Christ, the Church. Wingfield Ministries believe that God's purpose for the ministry is to assist the local community of faith by coming along side what they are already doing and helping them with the work of evangelism, primarily through an Encounter. Steve and Barbara Wingfield formed the ministry in 1987 when they answered the call to full-time evangelism.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Wingfield Ministries Inc.
4153 Quarles Court
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Website: www.stevewingfield.org

Phone: (800) 729-2239

Email: info@victoryweekend.com


Organization details

EIN: 541437764

CEO/President: Rev. Steve Wingfield

Chairman: Vernon Zook

Board size: 7

Founder: Rev. Steve Wingfield

Ruling year: 1987

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1989


Purpose

Wingfield Ministries is committed to the Body of Christ, His church. We believe that our purpose before God is to assist the local community of faith by supporting, supplementing, and mobilizing them for the work of evangelism.

Wingfield Ministries is involved in four key areas:

Lodestar Guidance

Lodestar Mountain Inn

Tours to the Holy Land

Victory Weekend

In addition, Wingfield Ministries is also involved in other ministries: Come to the Table galas, Conferences, camps, & retreats, Festivals, Missions conferences, Overseas evangelism, Overseas training, Pastors' summits, Prayer concerts & seminars, Renewal meetings, Sharing Your Faith course, Training seminars, Youth outreach


Mission statement

Our mission is to use every available means to reach every available person.


Statement of faith

Wingfield Ministries subscribe to the following statement of faith:

We believe the Bible to be the inspired, infallible and authoritative Word of God.

We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.

We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and His personal return to earth in power and glory.

We believe that, for the salvation of lost and sinful man, regeneration by the Holy Spirit through faith in Jesus Christ is absolutely essential.

We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost - they that are saved unto the resurrection of life, and they that are lost unto the resurrection of damnation.

We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.

Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Evangelism

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating995 of 99944 of 45
Fund acquisition rating932 of 100140 of 45
Resource allocation rating921 of 100142 of 45
Asset utilization rating998 of 99945 of 45

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
6%13%10%16%11%5%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
5%13%7%15%11%5%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
96%98%74%94%97%99%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
5%17%17%19%17%12%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
4%2%26%6%3%1%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%64%64%59%68%67%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
94%74%42%79%64%38%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
77%48%27%46%43%26%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
6%26%58%21%36%62%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
8%9%42%14%40%127%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%18%18%22%15%21%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.160.210.290.380.510.46
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.5139.5043.9543.8834.979.67
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.148.2012.6716.7117.974.49
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
6.600.280.840.200.240.53
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.143.551.195.044.131.90
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
3.94-3.73-0.18-2.90-2.09-2.41
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
16%20%5%27%28%42%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%11%3%13%16%22%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
70%386%328%192%140%126%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20202019201820172016
Cash$58,803$32,721$5,669$11,289$119,799
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$47,509$41,017$49,845$49,295$52,813
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$106,312$73,738$55,514$60,584$172,612
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$3,973,301$3,167,227$2,373,785$2,047,546$1,492,371
Other long-term assets$119,444$0$6,616$10,255$4,288
Total long-term assets$4,092,745$3,167,227$2,380,401$2,057,801$1,496,659
Total assets$4,199,057$3,240,965$2,435,915$2,118,385$1,669,271
 
Liabilities20202019201820172016
Payables and accrued expenses$242,698$78,883$114,055$135,374$95,382
Other current liabilities$134,488$9,100$165,627$114,600$232,768
Total current liabilities$377,186$87,983$279,682$249,974$328,150
Debt$455,000$88,546$314,656$339,948$365,519
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$65,003$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$455,000$88,546$379,659$339,948$365,519
Total liabilities$832,186$176,529$659,341$589,922$693,669
 
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$3,366,871$3,064,436$1,776,574$1,528,463$975,602
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$3,366,871$3,064,436$1,776,574$1,528,463$975,602
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20202019201820172016
Total contributions$1,153,729$1,641,237$1,104,607$1,639,357$1,990,616
Program service revenue$7,512$17,860$30,299$36,297$44,530
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income($219)$560,248$34,793$23,382$92
Other revenue$13,519$5,012$69($3,324)($19,582)
Total other revenue$20,812$583,120$65,161$56,355$25,040
Total revenue$1,174,541$2,224,357$1,169,768$1,695,712$2,015,656
 
Expenses20202019201820172016
Program services$562,082$600,062$543,903$735,821$517,186
Management and general$161,171$171,225$208,042$164,704$161,736
Fundraising$148,853$163,229$175,420$188,392$96,027
Total expenses$872,106$934,516$927,365$1,088,917$774,949
 
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$302,435$1,289,841$242,403$606,795$1,240,707
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$302,435$1,289,841$242,403$606,795$1,240,707

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Stephen R WingfieldPresident$115,455

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2020


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 6/18/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History

In 1970, Steve Wingfield began to receive invitations to hold area-wide evangelistic meetings. Even while pastoring, he conducted two or three area-wide interdenomiational meetings each year. In 1983, after much prayer and counsel from many people, Steve and his wife Barbara answered God's call to full-time evangelism, thus giving birth to the present ministry. Steve had previously worked with Inter-Church, Inc. on crusades as a minister. Much of the ministry has been modeled after the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.

Wingfield Ministries is currently focused on our calling to reach the men, women, and young people who attend NASCAR races around the country. Through Victory Weekend, we are able to set up our mobile platform to entertain and inspire our fans with music that they love, share life-changing testimonies from NASCAR drivers, and deliver powerful messages from Steve Wingfield and others.

Wingfield Ministries is expanding its ministry outreach by including the Lodestar Mountain Inn. The inn will be a refuge for church leaders, youth groups, and dedicated business leaders to hold meetings, seminars, and retreats in a beautiful, natural setting and at a well-appointed and professional facility. Spending time outdoors at this restful refuge nurtures relaxation and refreshment for guests.

The newest addition to outreach, Lodestar Guidance, is an innovative program designed to teach key character principles to businesses, churches, and families. It highlights 48 principles, such as accountability, trustworthiness, sincerity, and integrity, to teach participants how to live and lead effectively.


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