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Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals

Fostering a Reformed awakening in today's Church

three stars

83.88

600 Eden Road Lancaster, PA 17601
tel: (215) 546-3696   Web Site
EIN: 23-1352120

Board Leadership
L. Edgar Barnhill
Chairman

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.88 three stars
  Financial 82.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals is a coalition of confessional pastors, scholars, and churchmen proclaiming biblical doctrine in order to foster a Reformed awakening in today's Church. We work through media, events, and publishing. Media includes broadcasting: The Bible Study Hour, Every Last Word, Mortification of Spin with Carl Trueman and Todd Pruitt, No Falling Word, and Dr. Barnhouse & the Bible with Donald Barnhouse. Events include the Philadelphia Conference on Reformed Theology, regional events, and Reformation Societies who continue to encourage, embolden, and equip church leaders. Place for Truth is our online magazine - a free, "go-to" theological resource. Christward Collective is a theological conversation equipping believers for growth. And reformation21 provides cultural and church critic. Think and Act Biblically and Making God's Word Plain are our online daily devotionals. Other resources include MatthewHenry.org, Alliance Books, as well as CDs and MP3s.

The Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals is a coalition of confessional pastors, scholars, and churchmen proclaiming biblical doctrine in order to foster a Reformed awakening in today's Church. We work through media, events, and publishing. Media includes broadcasting: The Bible Study Hour, Every Last Word, Mortification of Spin with Carl Trueman and Todd Pruitt, No Falling Word, and Dr. Barnhouse & the Bible with Donald Barnhouse. Events include the Philadelphia Conference on Reformed Theology, regional events, and Reformation Societies who continue to encourage, embolden, and equip church leaders. Place for Truth is our online magazine - a free, "go-to" theological resource. Christward Collective is a theological conversation equipping believers for growth. And reformation21 provides cultural and church critic. Think and Act Biblically and Making God's Word Plain are our online daily devotionals. Other resources include MatthewHenry.org, Alliance Books, as well as CDs and MP3s.

Financial

three stars

82.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (PA) 83.88 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $950,813
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $950,813
   Program Service Revenue $133,503
Total Primary Revenue $1,084,316
   Other Revenue $118,455
TOTAL REVENUE $1,202,771
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,211,817
   Administrative Expenses $101,217
   Fundraising Expenses $112,865
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,425,899
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-223,128
   
Net Assets $1,371,134

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Alliance Broadcasting $470,843 38.9%
Person to Person Contact $157,788 13.0%
Publishing $152,483 12.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-04 11/01/2017 83.88 three stars
2016-04 08/01/2017 82.00 three stars
2015-04 08/01/2016 86.34 three stars
2014-04 06/01/2016 83.05 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-04 11/01/2015 80.59 three stars
2013-04 08/01/2014 78.43 two stars
2012-04 09/01/2013 79.02 two stars
2011-04 07/01/2012 82.48 three stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 85.51 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 06/01/2011 81.76 three stars
2009-04 08/01/2010 77.23 two stars
2008-04 08/01/2009 70.81 two stars
2007-04 07/01/2008 68.03 one star
2006-04 04/01/2007 57.19 one star
2005-04 05/01/2006 61.83 one star
2004-04 05/01/2005 65.42 one star
2003-04 03/01/2004 66.70 one star
2002-04 06/09/2003 71.43 two stars
2001-04 10/15/2002 74.72 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-1352120
Name in IRS Master File ALLIANCE OF CONFESSING EVANGELICALS INC
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • April, 2017
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
  • April, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$99,400 6.97% Robert E. Brady Executive Vice President

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Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (PA) 83.88 three stars
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Mike Silva International (OR) 88.55 three stars
Hosanna/Faith Comes By Hearing (NM) 99.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals
600 Eden Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
tel: (215) 546-3696
EIN: 23-1352120

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Board Leadership

L. Edgar Barnhill
Chairman

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