XO Marriage

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Our world-class speakers offer leading marriage advice to equip couples with the necessary tools for a successful marriage. We believe that every marriage can thrive.

Contact information

Mailing address:
XO Marriage
115 Grand Ave #213
Southlake, TX 76092

Website: xomarriage.com

Phone: 800-380-6330

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 752530931

CEO/President: Brent Evans

Chairman: Jimmy Evans

Board size: 0

Founder: Jimmy Evans

Ruling year: 1995

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Our Vision:
1. Reach the Masses and educate them about marriage according to a biblical design.
2. Resource the Churches and equip them to teach and minister on marriage.
3. Reverse the Crises being created to high-risk and high-impact groups.

Mission statement

XO Marriage exists to help couples have a healthy and strong marriage. We do this by hosting conferences, creating resources, and offering encouraging digital content.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Christian Growth

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating611 of 111024 of 60
Fund acquisition rating1013 of 111152 of 60
Resource allocation rating687 of 111134 of 60
Asset utilization rating53 of 11103 of 60

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$433,267$252,294$331,566$203,965$173,744
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$7,975
Total current assets$508,913$326,829$1,059,683$1,501,133$874,233
Long-term investments$0$0$29,377$37,982$9,382
Fixed assets$939,242$1,126,318$16,425,876$14,947,799$14,149,873
Other long-term assets$23,578$26,063$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$962,820$1,152,381$16,455,253$14,985,781$14,159,255
Total assets$1,471,733$1,479,210$17,514,936$16,486,914$15,033,488
Payables and accrued expenses$160,779$246,396$918,976$796,044$435,070
Other current liabilities$162,097$203,016$677,172$299,986$470,342
Total current liabilities$322,876$449,412$1,596,148$1,096,030$905,412
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$487,800$549,720$5,486,186$7,566,834$6,952,271
Total liabilities$810,676$999,132$7,082,334$8,662,864$7,857,683
Net assets20042003200220012000
Without donor restrictions$611,057$480,078$10,149,435$6,798,809$6,648,492
With donor restrictions$50,000$0$283,167$1,025,241$527,313
Net assets$661,057$480,078$10,432,602$7,824,050$7,175,805
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$981,148$2,290,916$11,502,554$7,954,054$7,474,584
Program service revenue$2,779,345$1,855,870$2,391,039$1,267,211$687,051
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$19,472$32,053$21,544
Other revenue$41,672$4,925$1,097,126$953,278$923,817
Total other revenue$2,821,017$1,860,795$3,507,637$2,252,542$1,632,412
Total revenue$3,802,165$4,151,711$15,010,191$10,206,596$9,106,996
Program services$2,912,557$2,455,200$8,951,563$6,415,366$5,122,372
Management and general$355,097$278,075$3,228,571$2,968,755$2,411,980
Total expenses$3,621,186$3,162,061$12,401,639$9,558,351$7,683,305
Change in net assets20042003200220012000
Surplus (deficit)$180,979$989,650$2,608,552$648,245$1,423,691
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$180,979$989,650$2,608,552$648,245$1,423,691


Jimmy EvansCEO$228,996
Brent EvansPresident$180,000
Karen EvansDirector$36,000

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2019

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1993: Our Founder and President, Jimmy Evans, receives three dreams, at 3 AM from the Lord, with a vision for a marriage ministry.

1994: MarriageToday is founded by Jimmy and Karen and the television show and ministry go by the name Marriage and Family Magazine.

1999: Marriage and Family Magazine changes to Family and Marriage Today or FAM Today for short.

2005: Family and Marriage Today changes to MarriageToday and our CEO, Brent Evans joins the team.

2018: Dave and Ashley Willis join the XO Marriage team full time.

2019: We begin a capital campaign for the XO Marriage Center, a world class marriage building.

2020: The ministry of MarriageToday is rebranded to XO Marriage, and MarriageToday continues as the name for Jimmy and Karen's television program and podcast.
The XO Latino outreach program launches.

2022: We broke ground for construction of our new home, the XO Marriage Center.

Program accomplishments