India National Inland Mission

Summary

India National Inland Mission, Inc. ("INIM") is headquartered in New Delhi, India, with outreach concentrated in the largely unevangelized northern states of India. INIM includes Grace Bible College for the training of native evangelists who go out into North India and establish churches. The organization also maintains a children's home for orphans. K.V. Paul Pillai, founder and president, conducts evangelistic services frequently throughout North India. INIM was incorporated in California and distributes contributions raised in the US to India Inland Mission in New Delhi, India.

India National Inland Mission, Inc. is a non-profit Christian organization chartered by the State of California in August 1963 and remains tax exempt by the Internal Revenue Service under code section 501(c)(3). India National Inland Mission are members in good standing of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) since 1981.


Contact information

Mailing address:
PO Box 2603
Forest, VA 24551-6603

Website: www.InlandMission.org

Phone: (434) 525-5317

Email: ajaybpillai@hotmail.com


Organization details

EIN: 956116077

CEO/President: Dr. Ajay Pillai

Chairman: Dr. H. Ronald Vandermey

Board size: 10

Founder: Dr. Paul Pillai

Year founded: 1963

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 05/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1981


Purpose

India National Inland Mission, Inc. ("INIM") is headquartered in New Delhi, India, with outreach concentrated in the largely unevangelized northern states of India. INIM includes Grace Bible College for the training of native evangelists who go out into North India and establish churches. The organization also maintains a children's home for orphans. K.V. Paul Pillai, founder and president, conducts evangelistic services frequently throughout North India. INIM was incorporated in California and distributes contributions raised in the US to India Inland Mission in New Delhi, India.


Mission statement

As willing vessels we consistently and actively choose to obey our Lord Jesus Christ's "Greatest Commission" to eternally impact every un-reached people group in India and South Asia with the Gospel, through planting, strengthening and reproducing the indigenous local church using proven evangelistic methodology, training & commissioning disciple-makers through Bible College, Children's Homes, Christ centered schools and assisting the poor and downtrodden, especially those suffering for their faith in Christ.

Motto
Bringing souls to Christ
Training souls in Christ
Sending souls for Christ


Statement of faith

We believe in:

  1. The absolute inerrancy, verbal inspiration and plenary authority of both the Old Testament and New Testament of the Holy Bible, which was designed for our practical instruction.
  2. The Godhead eternally exists in three persons-the Father, the Son Jesus and the Holy Spirit - these three are one God, having precisely the same nature, attributes and perfections, and worthy of precisely the same homage, confidence and obedience.
  3. The Deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His Virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miaracles, in His vicarious death and remittance through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father and His personal return in power and Glory to establish His Kingdom.
  4. The total depravity of man, as a consequence, of his sin or fallen nature, he lost his spiritual life and became subject to the power of the Devil. Every child since Adam is born into the world with a nature essentially that is sinful, apart from divine grace and mercy.
  5. The Holy Spirit is a person who convicts the world of sin, regenerates, indwells, enlightens and guides the believer.
  6. The unity of believers, who are united to the risen and ascended Son of God, Lord Jesus Christ and who are members of the church which is the body and bride of Jesus Christ. By the same Holy Spirit all believers are baptized into one body that is Jesus Christ's and having become members one of another, are under solemn duty to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace, rising above all sectarian differences, and loving one another with a pure Christ-like heart & 'agage' love fervently.
  7. The explicit message of our Lord Jesus Christ is to those whom He saved, that they are sent forth by Him into a fallen and sinful world as He was sent forth of His Father into this world. They are divinely reckoned to be related to this world as strangers and pilgrims, ambassadors with a life of separation from all worldly and sinful practices, and that their primary purpose in life should be to make Jesus Christ and His eternal message known to the world by words and deeds.

Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Evangelism Support

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating6 of 4301 of 44
Fund acquisition rating29 of 4305 of 44
Resource allocation rating17 of 4301 of 44
Asset utilization rating26 of 4303 of 44

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Financial ratios

Funding ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%1%1%1%1%1%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%1%1%1%1%1%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
95%100%105%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%1%1%1%1%1%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
5%0%-5%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
83%97%97%97%97%98%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
99%103%106%101%107%102%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
81%100%103%98%104%100%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
1%-3%-6%-1%-7%-2%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%-24%-39%-12%-59%-16%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%2%2%2%2%1%
 
Investing ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.328.026.588.738.627.76
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.531.121.101.001.001.00
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.538.997.248.738.627.76
 
Liquidity ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.09168.13163.7329.0832.551303.51
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.010.010.030.030.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.071.331.651.331.351.55
 
Solvency ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%1%1%3%3%0%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
63%12%15%11%11%13%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20172016201520142013
Cash$173,650$227,312$175,905$193,088$303,718
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$15,332$11,570$0$3,714$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$188,982$238,882$175,905$196,802$303,718
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$22,980$23,716$0$0$0
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$22,980$23,716$0$0$0
Total assets$211,962$262,598$175,905$196,802$303,718
 
Liabilities20172016201520142013
Payables and accrued expenses$1,124$1,459$6,048$6,047$233
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$1,124$1,459$6,048$6,047$233
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$1,124$1,459$6,048$6,047$233
 
Net assets20172016201520142013
Unrestricted$203,278$251,112$142,713$164,559$269,220
Temporarily restricted$7,560$10,027$27,144$26,196$34,265
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$210,838$261,139$169,857$190,755$303,485
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20172016201520142013
Total contributions$1,648,337$1,703,765$1,514,196$1,584,090$2,306,097
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$525$1,036$554$441$905
Other revenue$0($77,500)$0$0$0
Total other revenue$525($76,464)$554$441$905
Total revenue$1,648,862$1,627,301$1,514,750$1,584,531$2,307,002
 
Expenses20172016201520142013
Program services$1,652,771$1,675,404$1,490,820$1,653,797$2,309,711
Management and general$35,119$41,945$31,117$29,192$32,531
Fundraising$11,273$11,170$13,711$14,272$13,532
Total expenses$1,699,163$1,728,519$1,535,648$1,697,261$2,355,774
 
Change in net assets20172016201520142013
Surplus (deficit)($50,301)($101,218)($20,898)($112,730)($48,772)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($50,301)($101,218)($20,898)($112,730)($48,772)

Response from ministry

Financial Commitment to our Supporters:

India National Inland Mission since 1964 is committed to faithful stewardship of funds entrusted to us by Donors. We pledge to use gifts prayerfully, wisely and effectively in Jesus's Name under the governance of an independent US based Board and an independent Indian based Board on the Mission-field. This remains our practice since 1964

India National Inland Mission, Inc. is a non-profit Christian organization chartered by the State of California in August 1963 and remains tax exempt by the Internal Revenue Service under code section 501(c)(3).

The bylaws governing this ministry directs all donated funds less the permissible US administrative costs as permitted by the governing US Board to be used for the sole purposes of reaching out in compassion through Humanitarian efforts to earn the right to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to those who have never had the opportunity to hear before. All donations are used to accomplish this sole purpose.

We are committed to maintaining the following standards:

We subscribe to a written Statement of Faith clearly affirming our commitment to the evangelical Christian faith.

We are governed by an independent US Board and Indian Board, with the majority of whom are neither staff members or relatives of staff members. The US Board of the Indian National Inland Mission meets at least semi-annually to establish policies, set budgets, oversee the organization's financial practices, and review ministry accomplishments.

We obtain an annual audit which is performed by an independent public accounting firm, R A Morse Accounting & Tax Services, in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards (GAAS) with financial statements prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

We have a functioning audit review committee appointed by the Board, with no one represented who are either family, staff or relatives of staff members, for the purpose of reviewing the annual audit and reporting its findings to the Board.

We provide copies of our current audited financial statements upon written request.

We seek to conduct our activities with the highest standards of integrity and avoid conflicts of interest.

As part of the Mission's original Core values we do not promote what is deemed as aggressive fund raising methodologies like monthly fund-raising appeal letters, Gift Catalogues, personal sponsorship etc. We only send our occasional newsletters to those who have somehow come in personal contact with the Mission or personally referred by a friend of the ministry.

All names and address in the Mission data base are deemed strictly confidential. The Mission has not, does not and will not engage in the practice of buying and selling names and addresses from Marketing vendors and other Christian Non-profit Organizations.

The US and Indian Mission Boards ensures that donations is used for the purposes indicated by the Donor.

India National Inland Mission are members in good standing of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) since 1981.


History

INIM, established in 1964, a multi-faceted, indigenous evangelism and church-planting ministry located in New Delhi, India.

The Mission was formed by Dr. Paul Pillai a former Orthodox Hindu. Paul & Annie were married in 1963. They have 5 married children who have all entered into full-time Christian service. Paul & Annie with 19 grandchildren.


Program accomplishments

INIM describes its accomplishments as follows:

Grace Bible College established 1972: The Ministry's training school. Missionaries commissioned from this Center are planting churches throughout India, South Asia and in many of the neighboring Muslim countries. Since 1972 Grace Bible College remains the launching pad for all the Mission's church planting activities throughout India and South Asia.

Bethesda Children's Home, established in 1976

Grace Mission School established in 1980 as an auxiliary to Bethesda Children's Home The Mission's Feeding Center currently provides food for over 3000 people weekly.

For outreach purposes, INIM have recently established a Drug Rehabilitation Center and several ongoing Mobile Medical Outreaches . The Mission and its various ministry outreaches endure regular persecution from Islamic and Hindu Extremists groups.


Needs

INIM communicates the ministries needs as follows:

Due to Security concerns on the Mission-field we do not maintain or host a website. A website may be instituted based only upon the recommendation of the independent Board in India/South Asia.

All needs remain under following categories: 1.Field Evangelists 2.Church Planting 3.Children's Home and Child Support 4.Grace Bible College 5.Where Most Needed 6.Other