SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES

Address
2001 WEST PLANO PARKWAY SUITE 1010
PLANO, TX 75075
Contact
Website: http://www.sacrascript.org
Phone: +1 (972) 941-4545
Nonprofit
NTEE: X83 - Religious Printing, Publishing
EIN: 27-0647923

Mission

SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES IS A CHRISTIAN MINISTRY WHOSE PRINCIPLE ACTIVITY IS THE PROVISION OF BIBLE STUDY LEARNING. THIS INCLUDES THE PRESENTATION OF VARIOUS COURSES AND SEMINARS AS WELL AS THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS INCLUDING AUDIO, VIDEO, AND WRITTEN WORKS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND ILLUMINATION OF THE BIBLICAL TEXT. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THIS MINISTRY WILL BE USED FOR THE TRANSLATION OF MATERIALS INTO VARIOUS LANGUAGES AND SUPPLYING THEM TO VARIOUS CHURCHES IN NEED AS WELL AS MINIMAL ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS.
 20162015201420132011
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2009
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area1922
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel $78,750.00   
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation $78,750.00   
Number of employees 100 
Number of volunteers 252525 
Number of highly compensated contractors  1  
Personnel
Cromartie, Greg
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personGREG CROMARTIEGREG CROMARTIEGREG CROMARTIEGREG CROMARTIE 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Dyck, Rhome
TitlePRESIDENT/DIPRESIDENT/DIPRESIDENT/DI  
Name of key/compensated personRHOME DYCKRHOME DYCKRHOME DYCK  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Average hours per week working for org 40.0020.00  
Reportable compensation from org$67,500.00$78,750.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
McCants, Paul
TitleSECRETARY/DISECRETARY/DISECRETARY/DIPRESIDENT/DI 
Name of key/compensated personPAUL MCCANTSPAUL MCCANTSPAUL MCCANTSPAUL MCCANTS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Paxton, Ken
Title   SECRETARY/DI 
Name of key/compensated person   KEN PAXTON 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Schupbach, Mark
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORTREASURER/DI 
Name of key/compensated personMARK SCHUPBACHMARK SCHUPBACHMARK SCHUPBACHMARK SCHUPBACH 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Zucconi, Paul
TitleTREASURER/DITREASURER/DITREASURER/DI  
Name of key/compensated personPAUL ZUCCONIPAUL ZUCCONIPAUL ZUCCONI  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES IS A CHRISTIAN MINISTRY WHO PROMOTES BIBLE STUDY LEARNING. THIS INCLUDES THE PRESENTATION OF VARIOUS COURSES AND SEMINARS AS WELL AS THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS.SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES IS A CHRISTIAN MINISTRY WHOSE PRINCIPLE ACTIVITY IS THE PROVISION OF BIBLE STUDY LEARNING. THIS INCLUDES THE PRESENTATION OF VARIOUS COURSES AND SEMINARS AS WELL AS THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS INCLUDING AUDIO, VIDEO, AND WRITTEN WORKS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND ILLUMINATION OF THE BIBLICAL TEXT. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THIS MINISTRY WILL BE USED FOR THE TRANSLATION OF MATERIALS INTO VARIOUS LANGUAGES AND SUPPLYING THEM TO VARIOUS CHURCHES IN NEED AS WELL AS MINIMAL ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS.SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES IS A CHRISTIAN MINISTRY WHOSE PRINCIPLE ACTIVITY IS THE PROVISION OF BIBLE STUDY LEARNING. THIS INCLUDES THE PRESENTATION OF VARIOUS COURSES AND SEMINARS AS WELL AS THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS INCLUDING AUDIO, VIDEO, AND WRITTEN WORKS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND ILLUMINATION OF THE BIBLICAL TEXT. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THIS MINISTRY WILL BE USED FOR THE TRANSLATION OF MATERIALS INTO VARIOUS LANGUAGES AND SUPPLYING THEM TO VARIOUS CHURCHES IN NEED AS WELL AS MINIMAL ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS. 
Primary exempt purposeSACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES IS A CHRISTIAN MINISTRY WHOSE PRINCIPLE ACTIVITY IS THE PROVISION OF BIBLE STUDY LEARNING. THIS INCLUDES THE PRESENTATION OF VARIOUS COURSES AND SEMINARS AS WELL AS THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS INCLUDING AUDIO, VIDEO, AND WRITTEN WORKS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND ILLUMINATION OF THE BIBLICAL TEXT. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THIS MINISTRY WILL BE USED FOR THE TRANSLATION OF MATERIALS INTO VARIOUS LANGUAGES AND SUPPLYING THEM TO VARIOUS CHURCHES IN NEED AS WELL AS MINIMAL ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS.    
Program service expenses, total$240,631.00$229,295.00$203,009.00$230,121.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2013, THE MINISTRY COMPLETED AND RELEASED A STUDY OF PHILIPPIANS IN BOOK FORM AND RELEASED THE GALATIANS BIBLE STUDY AS AN IPAD APP TO OVER 8,000 USERS. THE MINISTRY PRODUCED TEN TEACHING VIDEOS. OVER 10,000 TOTAL BIBLE STUDIES WERE SOLD, VIEWED OR GIVEN TO THE WORK OF MINISTRY. THE MINISTRY ALSO CONDUCTED REGULAR BIBLE STUDIES TO EQUIP THE BODY WITH REGULAR ATTENDANCE OF APPROXIMATELY 100 PEOPLE.
Program expenses   $230,121.00 
Program revenue   $16,720.00 
Program description   SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2013, THE MINISTRY COMPLETED AND RELEASED A STUDY OF PHILIPPIANS IN BOOK FORM AND RELEASED THE GALATIANS BIBLE STUDY AS AN IPAD APP TO OVER 8,000 USERS. THE MINISTRY PRODUCED TEN TEACHING VIDEOS. OVER 10,000 TOTAL BIBLE STUDIES WERE SOLD, VIEWED OR GIVEN TO THE WORK OF MINISTRY. THE MINISTRY ALSO CONDUCTED REGULAR BIBLE STUDIES TO EQUIP THE BODY WITH REGULAR ATTENDANCE OF APPROXIMATELY 100 PEOPLE. 
SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES' PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2014, THE MINISTRY DEVELOPED AND RELEASED A BRAND NEW WEBSITE FOR THE EFFECTIVE PROMOTION OF OUR BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS. WE TRANSLATED OUR PHILIPPIANS STUDY INTO ROMANIAN AND PRODUCED 15 BIBLE STUDY VIDEOS. WE LAUNCHED A NEW 4-MODULE, 40-LESSON BIBLE STUDY SERIES THAT WILL DEVELOP AND MAKE AVAILABLE OVER THE NEXT TWO YEARS. THROUGH OUR LIVE PRESENTATIONS OF THE FIRST MODULE, SOME 300 PEOPLE ATTTENDED AND PARTICIPATED. AS WE CONTINUED TO MAKE OUR BIBLE STUDIES IN PRINT, IN DIGITAL FORM IN OUR IOS APP, AND OUR AUDIO & VIDEO SERIES AVAILABLE, APPROXIMATELY 12,000 PEOPLE PARTICIPATED.
Program expenses  $203,009.00  
Program revenue  $23,962.00  
Program description  SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES' PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2014, THE MINISTRY DEVELOPED AND RELEASED A BRAND NEW WEBSITE FOR THE EFFECTIVE PROMOTION OF OUR BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS. WE TRANSLATED OUR PHILIPPIANS STUDY INTO ROMANIAN AND PRODUCED 15 BIBLE STUDY VIDEOS. WE LAUNCHED A NEW 4-MODULE, 40-LESSON BIBLE STUDY SERIES THAT WILL DEVELOP AND MAKE AVAILABLE OVER THE NEXT TWO YEARS. THROUGH OUR LIVE PRESENTATIONS OF THE FIRST MODULE, SOME 300 PEOPLE ATTTENDED AND PARTICIPATED. AS WE CONTINUED TO MAKE OUR BIBLE STUDIES IN PRINT, IN DIGITAL FORM IN OUR IOS APP, AND OUR AUDIO & VIDEO SERIES AVAILABLE, APPROXIMATELY 12,000 PEOPLE PARTICIPATED.  
SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES' PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2015, THE MINISTRY: (1) CONTINUED TO TEACH AND DEVELOP ITS FOUR MODULE, 40 LESSON BIBLE STUDY SERIES THAT BEGAN IN 2014. (2) HAD LIVE PRESENTATIONS OF THE SECOND AND THIRD BIBLE STUDY SERIES MODULES, WHEREBY 350 PEOPLE ATTENDED AND PARTICIPATED. (3) ADDED AND UPDATED ALL FIVE OF ITS CURRENT BIBLE STUDIES TO ITS DIGITAL APP, WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE ON THE APPLE, ANDROID, AND WINDOWS PLATFORMS. THE APP IS CURRENTLY USED IN 111 COUNTRIES AROUND THE WORLD. (4) PRODUCED AND EDITED 20 BIBLE STUDY VIDEOS. APPROXIMATELY 15,000 PEOPLE PARTICIPATED OR USED THE MINISTRY'S PRINTED, DIGITAL, OR LIVE BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS.
Program expenses $229,295.00   
Program revenue $5,515.00   
Program description SACRA SCRIPT MINISTRIES' PRIMARY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES PROVIDE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF STUDY MATERIALS TO PROMOTE A FULLER UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORD OF GOD. IN 2015, THE MINISTRY: (1) CONTINUED TO TEACH AND DEVELOP ITS FOUR MODULE, 40 LESSON BIBLE STUDY SERIES THAT BEGAN IN 2014. (2) HAD LIVE PRESENTATIONS OF THE SECOND AND THIRD BIBLE STUDY SERIES MODULES, WHEREBY 350 PEOPLE ATTENDED AND PARTICIPATED. (3) ADDED AND UPDATED ALL FIVE OF ITS CURRENT BIBLE STUDIES TO ITS DIGITAL APP, WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE ON THE APPLE, ANDROID, AND WINDOWS PLATFORMS. THE APP IS CURRENTLY USED IN 111 COUNTRIES AROUND THE WORLD. (4) PRODUCED AND EDITED 20 BIBLE STUDY VIDEOS. APPROXIMATELY 15,000 PEOPLE PARTICIPATED OR USED THE MINISTRY'S PRINTED, DIGITAL, OR LIVE BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS.   
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$151,389.00$137,490.00$204,518.00$246,500.00 
Revenue from contributions (total) $139,161.00$186,042.00$242,725.00$291,840.00
Investment income, current yr $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr $139,161.00$186,042.00$242,725.00 
Total unrelated business revenue $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr -$1,671.00$18,476.00$3,775.00 
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts $144,676.00$211,004.00$259,445.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions $139,161.00$186,042.00$242,725.00 
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)  $1,000.00  
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net inventory sales (total) -$1,671.00$17,476.00$3,775.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all $273,840.00$223,679.00$246,315.00 
Total functional expenses: program service  $229,295.00$203,009.00$230,121.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general $36,502.00$19,000.00$12,594.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising $8,043.00$1,670.00$3,600.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$402,039.00$550,943.00$706,943.00$707,880.00$531,421.00
Total assets, beginning of year$550,943.00$706,943.00$707,880.00$651,048.00 
Total liabilities$176,468.00$187,255.00$220,707.00$202,483.00$85,090.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$187,255.00$220,707.00$202,483.00$145,836.00 
Loans & receivables from key persons $532.00   
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr $363,688.00$486,236.00$505,397.00 
Net assets$225,571.00$363,688.00$486,236.00$505,397.00 
Net assets, beginning of year $486,236.00$505,397.00$505,212.00 
Other assets $461,085.00$615,093.00$621,986.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing $23,527.00$35,590.00$28,224.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year $35,590.00$28,224.00$15,030.00 
Loans and other payables to key persons $184,115.00$219,065.00  
Inventories for sale or use $53,419.00$44,485.00$50,620.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses -$136,350.00-$19,161.00$185.00 
Advertising (total) $1,855.00$6,566.00$13,361.00 
Accounts receivable, net  $5,556.00$292.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses $3,140.00 $202,483.00 
Deferred revenue  $1,642.00  
Total net assets or fund balances $363,688.00$486,236.00$505,397.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization $156,717.00$170,423.00$4,183.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members 554 
Number of independent voting members 444 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01 
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012011-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified person TrueTrue  
Business transaction with entity owner  True  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990990990 
Date e-filing submitted2017-12-012017-03-302016-02-042014-12-02 
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1 
Filing identifier201702909349200605201623199349300247201523109349300827201413149349301321 
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