News Releases from Samaritan Ministries International

November 2018

The Growing Number of Entrepreneurs in the U.S. Need a Different Approach to Their Health Care

The Quarter of a Million Individuals in the Nearly 80,000 Households of Samaritan Ministries Have Found Health Care Freedom
November 14, 2018

Christians Are Directly Helping Christians with Health Care!

With Open Enrollment Underway, the Top Question Samaritan Ministries Hears Is: ‘Will Other People Really Help Me Pay My Medical Bills?’
The Answer is ‘Yes!!!!!’
November 5, 2018

October 2018

Thousands of Christians are Moving to Biblical, Affordable Freedom in Their Health Care

As ACA Open Enrollment Begins, Samaritan Ministries Continues to Enable Christians to Honor God and Practice Wise Stewardship with Their Health Care
October 29, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Offers a Better Way of Doing Health Care as Open Enrollment Period for Affordable Care Act Approaches

7 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling in Government Health Care or Any Other Plan
October 08, 2018

This Open Enrollment Period, Some May Choose to Join the Ranks of the ‘Happily Uninsured’

Samaritan Ministries Members Love this God-Honoring, Affordable, Effective, Direct-Sharing Approach to Health Care
October 22, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Walks Alongside Members Through All Circumstances of Life—Especially in Times of Sorrow

Samaritan Staff Members Give Special Loving Care to Families Who Have Experienced Miscarriage or Stillbirth
October 2, 2018

September 2018

Samaritan Ministries’ Newsletter Provides 260,000+ Members with Important Health Care News, Health Tips, Member Profiles, Ministry Updates and More

September 24, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Supports Members’ Birth Choices Within This God-Honoring Approach to Health Care

Members of Samaritan Ministries Have Many Ways to Welcome New Additions to Their Families, and the Quarter of a Million Members Help Share the Financial Burdens
September 19, 2018

Health Care Sharing Is Not Insurance

Samaritan Ministries Shows the Difference Between Insurance and the God-Honoring, Direct-Sharing Way Many Christians Are Doing Health Care
September 11, 2018

In a World of Rising Health Care Prices, Samaritan Ministries Members’ Shares Have Not Increased for Two Years

Samaritan Ministries Helps Keep Heath Care Costs Lower for Members, Only Sharing for What Is Actually Needed
September 4, 2018

August 2018

The Quarter of a Million Samaritan Ministries Members Trust and Honor God with Their Health Care

Samaritan Ministries Members Follow the Bible’s Teachings to Bear One Another’s Burdens, and They Save Thousands of Dollars
August 27, 2018

Health Care Sharing Members Have Much More Control and Freedom in Their Health Care

Samaritan Ministries Members Say an Added Advantage Is More Involvement and Engagement with Their Health Care—and Their Health
August 20, 2018

Cost Can Be a Driving Factor for Those Choosing Health Care Sharing Ministries

Samaritan Ministries’ Quarter of a Million Members (78,000-Plus Households) Are Saving Thousands of Dollars Each Year
August 13, 2018

‘Never Going Back to Insurance,’ Say Many Health Care Sharing Ministries Members

Common Regret Among Samaritan Ministries’ Quarter of a Million Members (78,000-Plus Households) is that They Didn’t Join Sooner
August 6, 2018

July 2018

Samaritan Ministries Members See Firsthand the Difference a Christian Doctor Makes

Christian Doctors Have a Higher Authority Than the Hippocratic Oath
July 30, 2018

These Doctors Like the Transparency and Freedom Found in Health Care Sharing

Samaritan Ministries Members Share with Many Doctors Health Care Ideals and a Desire to Honor God with Their Health Care
July 23, 2018

More Millennials Choosing Health Care Sharing

A Fifth of Samaritan Ministries Households Are Headed by Millennials
July 09, 2017

June 2018

Samaritan Ministries Members Have Freedom to Visit Doctors Anywhere and Everywhere

Summer Vacations and Out-of-Town Trips Don’t Stop Samaritan Members from Getting Medical Care Away from Home
June 25, 2018

Member Retention Historically Between 85% and 90% at Samaritan Ministries International

Member Comments Also Point to High Level of Satisfaction
June 12, 2018

May 2018

Health Care Costs Stress Out Majority of Americans

Samaritan Ministries: Paying for Health Care Doesn’t Have to Be Stressful
May 30, 2018

Health Care Sharing Transforming Members’ Budgets

Samaritan Ministries Members Report That Health Care Sharing Saves Them Thousands of Dollars Each Year
May 21, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Equips 250,000 Members With Tools to ‘Own’ Their Health Care

Leading Health Care Sharing Ministry Is Committed to Providing Ways for Its Quarter of a Million Members to Seek Transparency, Discounts and Freedom
May 14, 2018

Answers to Important Questions About Health Care Sharing

From Direct Sharing to Networks to Obeying God, What Do Those Considering Samaritan Ministries Want to Know?
May 8, 2018

Who Are the 1 Million-Plus Members of Health Care Sharing Ministries?

Samaritan Ministries Members Appreciate Transparency, Health Freedom, Direct Sharing and Personal Connection with Fellow Believers
May 1, 2018

April 2018

Early Christians Practiced Care for One Another That Honors God

 Samaritan Ministries’ 250,000 Members Are Living Like the Church in Acts 2
April 24, 2018

New Survey Shows That Health Care Is a Top Voter Concern for the Coming Midterm Elections

Christians Are Not Searching Only for More Affordable, Effective Health Care Without Provider Limits—They Also Want to Honor God
April 17, 2018

For 23 Years, Members of Samaritan Ministries Have Honored God through Health Care Sharing

This Leading Health Care Sharing Ministry Now Has More than a Quarter of a Million Members, Who Continue to Care for One Another With Prayer, Encouragement and Financial Gifts
April 9, 2018

Restoring Liberty and Health Care Freedom—the Biblical Way

Samaritan Ministries International Points Out How Biblical, Economic and Political Principles Apply to Health Care
April 4, 2018

March 2018

Our ‘Free-Market’ Health Care System Isn’t Really Very Free

Samaritan Ministries International Helps Christians Find Greater Health Care Freedom
March 19, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Partners with Investment Analyst and Radio Host Dan Celia to Help Sort Through Health Care Choices

New 28-Minute Program Available for Stations to Educate and Empower Listeners to Take Control of Their Own Health Care
March 13, 2018

These Health Care Professionals Love Health Care Sharing, Too

Direct Primary Care Practices Remove Third-Party Interference, Use Transparent Pricing and Bundled Services, and Give Patients Direct, 24/7 Access to Their Physicians
March 5, 2018

February 2018

Samaritan Ministries’ Online Tools Enable Members to Be More Involved and Engaged in Their Health Care

Dash Service Gives Nearly a Quarter of a Million Members Freedom to Seek Fair Prices and Make Own Decisions on Their Care
February 26, 2018

What’s the State of the Health Insurance Mandate?

In Spite of Confusion about the Affordable Care Act’s Individual Mandate, Nearly a Quarter of a Million Samaritan Ministries Members Honor God and Bear One Another’s Medical Burdens Through Health Care Sharing
February 19, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Named a ‘Best Christian Workplace’ for 10th Consecutive Year

The 300+ Staff at Samaritan Ministries Help Nearly a Quarter of a Million Members Honor God With Their Health Care
February 13, 2018

Is Amazon Primed for Health Care?

Samaritan Ministries: For Americans who Want Transparency, Knowledge and Control in Their Health Care, Health Care Sharing Provides All Three
February 7, 2018

January 2018

Samaritan Ministries Treats Myths About Health Care Sharing with Doses of Reality

Are There Regulations for Health Care Sharing Ministries? Will People I Don’t Know Really Send Money?
January 29, 2018

Samaritan Ministries Answers the Most Common Myths About Health Care Sharing

Does Health Care Sharing Really Work? Isn’t It Actually Just Health Insurance?
January 22, 2018

Samaritan Ministries’ Members Follow Their Biblical Beliefs Through Health Care Sharing

The Hundreds of Thousands of Samaritan Members Do Not Share in Needs for Unbiblical Practices Such as Abortion
January 15, 2018

Samaritan Ministries’ Members Can Now Connect Through eSharing

Although ACA Open Enrollment Has Closed in Many States, Samaritan Ministries, One of the Nation’s Leaders in Health Care Sharing, Accepts  New Members All Year Long
January 8, 2018

December 2017

Even If You Missed ACA Open Enrollment, It’s Not Too Late to Become a Member of Samaritan Ministries’ Health Care Sharing

As One of the Nation’s Leading Health Care Sharing Ministries, Samaritan Welcomes New Members All Year Long
December 26, 2017

’Tis the Season to Discover the Joy of Health Care Sharing

Samaritan Ministries’ Members Say: ‘Our Lives Are Richer Because of Sharing with Brothers and Sisters in Christ’
December 18, 2017

Health Care Sharing—An Affordable Option for Couples, Families, Self-Employed and Retirees

Samaritan Ministries Offers Christians a Non-Insurance Option, as the End of Open Enrollment Comes
December 4, 2017

November 2017

20-Year Samaritan Ministries Board Member Recalls the Impact of Health Care Sharing on His Family

With Less Than a Month Left in Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment, Many Have Questions About the Future of Health Care and If Health Care Sharing May Be Right for Them
November 20, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Members Tell How the Biblical Model Works for Them

ACA Open Enrollment Offers Opportunity to Consider the Advantages of Simple, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care

Kristen of Indiana Says: ‘God Has a Way of Using People, Organizations and Situations to Bless You in the Most Amazing Ways!’
November 14, 2017

What Is Health Care Sharing? ACA Open Enrollment Offers Opportunity to Experience Trusting God With Health Care

Samaritan Ministries International Offers a Simple, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care Where Members Help One Another Directly
November 7, 2017

October 2017

Samaritan Ministries Partnering with Humble Beast Beautiful Eulogy Tour This Fall

As a Sponsor for the Nine-Concert West Coast Tour, Samaritan Ministries Will Provide Opportunities to Learn About Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care
October 25, 2017

Federal Regulations Make It Harder for Middle Class to Obtain Affordable Health Insurance

With ACA Open Enrollment Looming, Samaritan Ministries Offers a Biblical Model of Health Care That Is Not Only More Affordable but Also Helps Others
October 24, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Again Partners as Exclusive Health Care Sharing Sponsor for East Coast and West Coast Winter Jam Concert Series

Samaritan Ministries Staff and Member Volunteers Will Provide Opportunities to Learn About Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care at 9 Stops Along West Coast and 46 Concerts on East Coast
October 24, 2017

When Health Insurance Costs Escalate, Where Can Americans Turn?

As ACA Open Enrollment Looms, Samaritan Ministries Still Offers Health Care Sharing through a Household-to-Household, Non-Insurance Approach
October 16, 2017

Health Care Questions to Ask Before Open Enrollment Begins on November 1

Affordable Care Act Remains in Effect, But Samaritan Ministries Still Offers Advantages
October 9, 2017

Samaritan Ministries’ ‘Basic’ for Health Care Sharing Membership Available Now

Potential and Current Samaritan Members Respond Positively to a Second Option That Lowers Monthly Share Amounts Within the Samaritan Biblical Community
October 2, 2017

September 2017

Samaritan Ministries Members Turn Health Care Sharing Into a Teachable Moment for Kids

One Young Samaritan Member Writes: ‘I Like That So Many People Are Praying for Me; Thank You Everybody for Paying for My Therapy and Hospital Bills After I Had My Concussion’
September 25, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Announces New Health Care Sharing Option: Samaritan Basic

New Opportunity Offers Lower Monthly Share Amounts
September 19, 2017

One Pastor Says that Samaritan Ministries Gives His Staff a Bigger Picture of True Biblical Community

Pastor Tom Zobrist of Eureka, Illinois: This Is How God’s People Care About One Another’
September 11, 2017

Pastors Nationwide Recount the Blessings They Have Received through Samaritan Ministries Health Care Sharing Members

As a Pastor, I Am Used to Giving, Sharing and Encouraging Others, But I Was Not Ready for the Overwhelming Love That We Received from the Samaritan Ministries Members’
September 5, 2017

August 2017

Samaritan Ministries’ Health Care Sharing Members Face Back-to-School Colds and Flu, Too

Next Tuesday on Facebook Live, Direct Primary Care Physician and Samaritan Ministries Member Dr. Deborah Chisholm Discusses Health Care Sharing and How Families Can Stay Healthy
August 29, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Features Member and Author Chrystal Evans Hurst on Facebook Live Event

Writer and Speaker Will Tell How Health Care Sharing Has Helped Her Family at Noon CDT Tuesday, Aug. 22
August 21, 2017

Shares Are 6% Lower Last Month for Samaritan Ministries’ Health Care Sharing Members, While Premiums Increase Under the Affordable Care Act

Nancy from South Carolina Says Health Care Sharing ‘Makes Life So Much Easier to Know That We Don’t Have to be Controlled by Insurance or Government Mandates’
August 14, 2017

Samaritan Ministries: Exclusive Health Care Sharing Sponsor for Winter Jam Concert Series

As a Partner of the Winter Jam 2017 West Coast Tour Spectacular Featuring 9 Concerts, Samaritan Ministries Provides Opportunity to Learn About Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care
August 11, 2017

The ‘Sharing’ in Health Care Sharing

August 7, 2017

June 2017

Samaritan Ministries Health Care Sharing Members Find Freedom in Direct Connection with Other Members

In a New Video, Emily Says She Appreciates Making Medical Decisions with Her Doctor and Is Thrilled with Fellow Samaritan Members’ Support After Knee Replacement
July 31, 2017

Doctor Says Health Care Sharing Through Samaritan Ministries Points to God’s Provision and Gives Opportunity for Lower Prices

Disillusioned with High Prices and Low Personal Touch, Many Physicians Are Looking for a Better Way to Do Health Care
July 25, 2017

Samaritan Ministries’ Health Care Sharing Connects Thousands of Members Every Month 

Young Families Share Their Personal Experiences
July 17, 2017

SMI a Presenting Sponsor of Peoria Chiefs’ Faith and Family Nights

Health Care Sharing Ministry Will Interact With Fans on Saturday, July 15 at Dozer Park, As Well As Throughout Season
July 11, 2017

In A Murky Health Care World, Health Care Sharing is Clear

July 10, 2017

Health Care Sharing Offers Increased Health Care Freedom

Hundreds of Thousands of Members Are Blessed by Freedoms That a Biblical Community of Believers Provides
July 3, 2017

Health Care Sharing Members Spared from Worry About Skyrocketing Premiums

June 27, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Connects 227,000+ Members Through Emerging Technologies

State-of-the-Art IT Systems Constantly Modernized to Meet Growing Demands of Ever-Changing World of Technology
June 20, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Members Grateful for the Way God ‘s Family Provides for Medical Needs 

‘We Can See God’s Provisions So Clearly Through His People, and We Are So Grateful!’ Says One Samaritan Couple
June 16, 2017

Members of Samaritan Ministries International Not Subject Are Not Subject to High Deductibles

Nearly 70,000 Households (227,000+ Individuals) Bear the Burdens of Other Christians
June 14, 2017

Samaritan Ministries a Presenting Sponsor of Peoria Chiefs’ Faith and Family Nights

Health Care Sharing Ministry Will Interact With Fans on Saturday, June 17 at Dozer Park, As Well As Throughout Season
June 13, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Members Thankful for Many Blessings of Health Care Sharing

‘The Best Health Care for My Family – I Couldn’t Ask for Anything Better’
June 8, 2017

Health Care Answers Go Back to the Bible
June 5, 2017

May 2017

Financial Expert Engages in Health Care Sharing Through Samaritan Ministries

Dan Celia: Financial Savings Using Biblical Principles Is a Win-Win
May 30, 2017

Health Care Answers Are Found in the Bible

Worry About Health Care Is Relieved with Samaritan Ministries and Heath Care Sharing 
May 22, 2017

Changes in Health Care Act Make Washington Rounds, Samaritan Ministries’ Mission Remains the Same

In the Uncertain World of Health Care, a Long-Standing Health Care Sharing Ministry—with a Biblical Mission—Meets a Need
May 15, 2017

Samaritan Ministries Blessed to be a Part of Growing Families

Health Care Sharing Ministry Helps Mothers and Fathers Focus on New Little Ones Rather Than Stress Over Medical Bills  
May 8, 2017

Christian Organizations Save Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars When Their Staff Members Use Samaritan Ministries

Health Care Sharing Not Only Improves the Bottom Line for Groups and Businesses, But Also Fosters Biblical Community Among Employees 
May 2, 2017

April 2017

Samaritan Ministries Helps Members to be Good Stewards of their Health Care Resources 

Health Care Sharing Ministry Equips More than 69,000 Member Households to Research Health Care Costs
April 25, 2017

Simple is Best in a Complex Health Care World 

Samaritan Ministries provides a simple and direct common-sense solution to today’s health care needs
April 17, 2017

Personal Caring Sets Samaritan Ministries Members Apart

Financial Expert Dan Celia: Why Does Brian Cornell Still Have a Job? Notes, Cards and Prayers Give Care that Money Can’t Buy for Members of Health Care Sharing Ministries Like Samaritan
April 10, 2017

March 2017

Samaritan Ministries’ Members Share $23 Million Every Month in Health Care Needs

69,000 Households (225,000+ Individuals) Honor God with Their Health Care by Bearing One Another’s Burdens and Lifting Up Families
March 27, 2017

Thousands of Discerning Americans Wisely Moving to Christian Health Care Sharing

Samaritan Ministries: For Consumers Faced With Fewer Options and Greater Needs, Health Care Sharing Makes Financial and Biblical Sense
March 23, 2017

The Winds of Change Are Blowing Through Health Care, but Samaritan Ministries’ Mission and Health Care Sharing Are Ready

March 13, 2017

February 2017

With Nearly a Quarter of a Million Members, Samaritan Ministries Poised for Accelerating Growth

Samaritan Team Expanding in Peoria, Ill., Launches New Website and Is Named One of the Best Christian Workplaces
February 28, 2017

Businesses, Groups and Churches Join with Samaritan Ministries to Meet Employees’ Health Care Needs in a Biblical Community

Organizations Find Blessings for Their Staffs’ Families Through This Direct-Sharing, Household-to-Household Non-Insurance Approach
February 20, 2017

Medical Community Weighs in on Health Care Sharing

Doctors Tell Samaritan Ministries That Patients Are Better Off Without Third-Party Payers
February 13, 2017

Removing the ‘Wedge’ of Health Care

In Changing Health Care Landscape, Samaritan Ministries Encourages Americans to Consider Direct Primary Care Practices and Health Care Sharing Ministries
February 6, 2017

January 2017

As Jan. 31 ACA Deadline Approaches, Samaritan Ministries Enables Prayer and Health Care Stewardship in a Community of Believers

More than 68,000 Households Share Health Care Needs Directly in This Simple, Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach
January 16, 2017

December 2016

Samaritan Ministries: Exclusive Health Care Sharing Sponsor for Winter Jam Concert Series

As a Partner of the Winter Jam 2017 Tour Spectacular in 46 Stops Nationwide, Samaritan Ministries Provides Opportunity to Learn About Biblical, Non-Insurance Approach to Health Care
December 29, 2016

Open Enrollment Provides an Opportunity to Trust God for Your Health Care

Samaritan Ministries Offers a Simple, Non-Insurance, Direct-Sharing Approach Where Members Bear One Another’s Burdens
December 19, 2016