Christian Headlines | How to Make Memories While Social Distancing

The Coronavirus Pandemic has resulted in everyone having to get creative about how to stay occupied, whether you live alone or with a large family. Medi-Share contributor Erin Englert suggests several unique resources and activities available to help you stay occupied and make memories while flattening the curve. Almost everyone has experienced some sort of … Continued

The Christian Post | What is bodily stewardship and why does it matter?

The Bible says that we should be good stewards of the blessings God has given us, but how does that extend to health and taking care of our bodies? Stephani Spangler, the Director of Health and Wellness at Medi-Share, explains why bodily stewardship is a vital aspect of both physical and spiritual health. What is … Continued

Charisma News | Instead of Social Distancing, Let’s Try Some Social Detoxing

Social distancing…what is it? While helping others, why do we sometimes simultaneously feel an overwhelming sense of loneliness for ourselves? It’s as if we’ve distanced our hearts from loved ones and mentally checked out into this personal bubble of no social interaction. The word “distance” itself carries a negative connotation. It can feel as though … Continued

The Christian Post | Pastors, Christian entertainers host 2-hour ‘Easter Across America’ Sunday special

As most church campuses in the U.S. remain closed due to restrictions meant to contain the spread of the COVID-19 disease, church leaders are hosting a two-hour national video streaming event called Easter Across America, featuring speaker Nick Vujicic and megachurch pastors Max Lucado and Miles McPherson among others. “Easter Across America is a faith-filled, hope-bringing, … Continued

The Christian Post | COVID-19: Flatten the curve

In the past several weeks, the COVID-19 crisis has escalated to a widespread global pandemic, with recorded cases rapidly increasing in Europe and the United States. All but essential workers are being encouraged to self-isolate and “flatten the curve.” Medi-Share’s Dr. Alesia Greene breaks down what it means to flatten the curve and the actions … Continued

Christian Broadcasting Network | What Is a Pandemic and What Can We Expect?

March 17, 2020 The volume of information regarding COVID-19 released in the past week is overwhelming. The initial, simple message has increased in complexity with new tallies daily on how many are infected and what actions governments, educational institutions, hospitals, and businesses are taking to help control the spread of the infection. With no medications … Continued

The Connecticut Mirror | In defense of health-care sharing ministries

March 10, 2020 The published an article about health care sharing last week that focused primarily upon reports about Aliera, a for profit company that sells health care sharing memberships but is not itself a health care sharing ministry, and that has been under investigation in several states. Unfortunately, bad actors (or even allegedly bad actors) in … Continued

Charisma News | Whatever Happened to Worship in the Modern Church?

March 4, 2020 A.W. Tozer asked this question as a part of a sermon series that was turned into a book after his death. This question has stuck with me for some time as I have tried to understand worship in the context of the New Testament church: Is it ever-changing or has it fallen … Continued

Charisma News | The Spiritual Power of Fasting Regularly

February 25, 2020 Fasting has become more widely practiced in both Christian and secular communities, but as culture begins to emphasize the health benefits of fasting rather than the spiritual benefits, we need to be reminded of God’s design for this spiritual discipline. We asked Stephen Myers to take a closer look at what the … Continued

The Christian Post | Fasting shows us our need for God

February 25, 2020 Fasting has become more widely practiced in both Christian and secular communities, but as culture begins to emphasize the health benefits of fasting rather than the spiritual benefits, we need to be reminded of God’s design for this spiritual discipline. We asked Stephen Myers, Ministry Development Director for Medi-Share, to take a … Continued