Sola Media / White Horse Inc

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Sola Media is home to Core Christianity, White Horse Inn, Modern Reformation, and Theo Global. We initiate and shape conversations that uphold the historic Christian faith "entrusted once for all the saints."

Contact information

Mailing address:
Sola Media
13230 Evening Creek Drive S
Suite 220-222
San Diego, CA 92128


Phone: 877-876-0989

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 270565982

CEO/President: Mark Green

Chairman: Brian Esterly

Board size: 12

Founder: Michael Horton

Ruling year: 2011

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2015


Core Christianity - Tough Questions Answered: The need of our time is to understand the essential truths of the Christian faith. Core Christianity's live radio broadcast, podcast, Bible studies, web articles, and free resources provide clarity on the Bible and the Christian life to a global audience of individuals and churches.

White Horse Inn - Conversational Theology: White Horse Inn continues its tradition of applying the rich resources of the Reformation to today's church in a weekly, multi-denominational roundtable discussion about theology and culture.

Modern Reformation - Thinking Theologically: Modern Reformation magazine weaves together conversation about theology and culture by exploring theological retrieval, conversation, persuasion, and engagement.

Theo Global - Theology Together: Theo Global fosters unprecedented theological conversations among scholars around the world through mutually beneficial collaborations and conferences focused on theological topics essential for the growing global church.

Mission statement

Sola Media-through Core Christianity, White Horse Inn, Modern Reformation, and Theo Global-endeavors to faithfully proclaim the truth of God's word all over the world in accessible and meaningful formats. We serve as a resource for churches and individuals, equipping them to proclaim truth.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Educational Media

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating781 of 107437 of 47
Fund acquisition rating856 of 107539 of 47
Resource allocation rating859 of 107539 of 47
Asset utilization rating332 of 107418 of 47

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$190,749$0$0$7,000$215,000
Short-term investments$5,017$0$50,879$0$364,956
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,376,253$1,418,638$1,222,371$1,667,305$1,417,715
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$170,638$105,465$130,970$101,644$113,409
Other long-term assets$0$7,013$6,084$6,360$2,779
Total long-term assets$170,638$112,478$137,054$108,004$116,188
Total assets$2,546,891$1,531,116$1,359,425$1,775,309$1,533,903
Payables and accrued expenses$221,029$129,080$69,430$93,695$63,561
Other current liabilities$74,942$98,432$107,209$112,918$98,860
Total current liabilities$295,971$227,512$176,639$206,613$162,421
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$295,971$227,512$176,639$206,613$162,421
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$2,097,706$618,145$200,247$264,055$412,950
With donor restrictions$153,214$685,459$982,539$1,304,641$958,532
Net assets$2,250,920$1,303,604$1,182,786$1,568,696$1,371,482
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,861,607$2,201,900$1,626,909$2,551,194$3,139,405
Program service revenue$91,234$87,412$93,744$100,709$121,985
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$29,196$1,282$1,976$1,492$390
Other revenue($304,513)$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue($184,083)$88,694$95,720$102,201$122,375
Total revenue$3,677,524$2,290,594$1,722,629$2,653,395$3,261,780
Program services$1,975,428$1,447,435$1,642,061$1,898,752$1,652,054
Management and general$255,722$293,011$293,231$324,485$214,425
Total expenses$2,730,208$2,169,776$2,108,539$2,456,181$2,472,659
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$947,316$120,818($385,910)$197,214$789,121
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$947,316$120,818($385,910)$197,214$789,121


Mark GreenPresident$124,080
Michael HortonDirector$88,784

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2020

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 12/31/2022. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


Since our founding 1990 by Dr. Michael Horton, we have expanded from our original White Horse Inn radio show on KKLA in Los Angeles to a multimedia platform downloaded and distributed millions of times and in over 200 countries. With your support and prayers over the years, White Horse Inn, Modern Reformation magazine, Core Christianity, and our international efforts at Theo Global have grown substantially.

Beginning in December 2021, our parent organization name is changing from White Horse, Inc. to Sola Media to encompass and reflect each of these growing efforts. As Sola Media, our leadership and emphasis remain the same. We continue to stay rooted in Christ and his gospel articulated in the Christian confessions, proclaimed during the 16th century Protestant Reformation, and summarized in the five Solas of the Reformation: Scripture alone, by grace alone, through faith alone, through Christ alone, and for God's glory alone.

Through "conversational theology" we feature voices from four confessional Christian traditions-Anglicans, Baptists, Lutherans, and Reformed-without minimizing our differences but engaging in respectful dialogue while remaining united around the core truths of the gospel. With this clear focus on the teachings of our Lord Jesus Christ, together, we believe that we can and will see a modern reformation with Christ at the center of our lives and the global church.

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