Horizons International

The information on this page was last updated 2/27/2023. If you see errors or omissions, please email: [email protected]


Billions of people don't know Jesus. We help to equip the global church to reach them, especially in the Muslim world.
We spread the gospel through our four main areas of ministry:
Muslim ministry
International student ministry
Training ministry
Biblical missiology

Contact information

Mailing address:
Horizons International
PO Box 18478
Boulder, CO 80308

Website: horizonsinternational.org

Phone: 303-442-3333

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 841141776

CEO/President: Georges Houssney

Chairman: Kevin Cox

Board size: 8

Founder: Georges Houssney

Ruling year: 1991

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2020


To see Christ glorified in all nations.

Mission statement

To advance the Kingdom of God among Muslims and all people, by Proclaiming the Gospel, Discipling the Nations, and Equipping the Church.

Statement of faith

Horizons International has adopted the Lausanne Covenant as our Statement of Faith. This statement is detailed, carefully drafted, and endorsed by mainline evangelical denominations. It expresses the position of all evangelical Christians worldwide. It was written during the 1974 International Congress on World Evangelization by a committee representing 150 nations.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Foreign Missions

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating453 of 109254 of 144
Fund acquisition rating588 of 109580 of 145
Resource allocation rating190 of 109530 of 145
Asset utilization rating714 of 109286 of 144

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$39,761$38,417$46,054$55,164$62,871
Short-term investments$69,207$79,614$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,746,630$2,703,038$727,243$1,172,642$1,183,101
Long-term investments$739,235$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$1,161,062$1,223,194$1,298,455$1,348,048$1,510,363
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$1,900,297$1,223,194$1,298,455$1,348,048$1,510,363
Total assets$4,646,927$3,926,232$2,025,698$2,520,690$2,693,464
Payables and accrued expenses$66,594$39,296$170,719$34,067$22,246
Other current liabilities$48,750$29,250$33,750$35,350$32,060
Total current liabilities$115,344$68,546$204,469$69,417$54,306
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$1,086,930$1,188,533$1,285,184$1,377,468$1,449,678
Total liabilities$1,202,274$1,257,079$1,489,653$1,446,885$1,503,984
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$1,455,670$170,108($485,174)$273,796$601,407
With donor restrictions$1,988,983$2,499,045$1,021,222$800,009$588,061
Net assets$3,444,653$2,669,153$536,045$1,073,805$1,189,480
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$4,727,262$5,215,704$2,957,720$3,083,793$2,861,896
Program service revenue$959,419$852,131$840,536$914,443$881,072
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$24,870$1,665($9,754)$22,635$2,257
Other revenue$2,738($3,092)$14,696$1,082$8,687
Total other revenue$987,027$850,704$845,478$938,160$892,016
Total revenue$5,714,289$6,066,408$3,803,198$4,021,953$3,753,912
Program services$4,479,803$3,615,568$3,854,541$3,420,655$3,389,386
Management and general$190,658$157,744$196,586$165,597$155,065
Total expenses$4,956,281$3,993,659$4,366,043$3,798,530$3,742,689
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$758,008$2,072,749($562,845)$223,423$11,223
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$758,008$2,072,749($562,845)$223,423$11,223


Georges HoussneyPresident$155,004
Pierre Rashad HoussneyExecutive Director$84,000

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2021

Response from ministry

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Georges Houssney was raised in the predominantly Muslim city of Tripoli, Lebanon. He came to faith in Jesus Christ as a teenager. Soon God grew a deep love for Muslims in his heart, and he began to sense God's call for full-time service among them.

Well-known for his work supervising the translation and publication of the Bible into clear modern Arabic, Georges and his family moved from the Middle East to the United States in 1982 to minister to international students.

Georges is passionate about reaching internationals here and abroad with the great news of salvation. He writes and lectures internationally about ministry to Muslims, and he strives to awaken a new generation who will proclaim the gospel boldly.

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