Christian health sharing organization http://wfpl.org en Health Sharing Bill Clears House Committee http://wfpl.org/post/health-sharing-bill-clears-house-committee <p></p><div></div><p>A bill reauthorizing&nbsp;a Christian health sharing ministry in Kentucky has cleared a House committee after the insertion into the bill a provision for more disclosure to possible members of the group.</p><div><p>Senate Bill 3, known as the Medi-Share bill, would re-legalize Christian Care Medi-Share to operate in Kentucky after courts ruled them illegal and kicked them out.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 18:25:47 +0000 Kenny Colston 4383 at http://wfpl.org Health Sharing Bill Clears House Committee Activist Files Civil Rights Complaint Over Christian Health Sharing Battle http://wfpl.org/post/activist-files-civil-rights-complaint-over-christian-health-sharing-battle <p>Kentucky Tea Party activist David Adams has stepped up his battle with the state Department of Insurance by filing a federal civil rights complaint.&nbsp;</p><p>Adams has spent the last three months fighting with the department over the rights of Christian Care Medishare and other Christians-only health sharing organizations, Christian HealthCare and Samaritan Ministries.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 16:03:34 +0000 Kenny Colston 1577 at http://wfpl.org Proposed Law Would End the Battle Between State and Christian Health Sharing Organization http://wfpl.org/post/proposed-law-would-end-battle-between-state-and-christian-health-sharing-organization <p>A Tea Party activist is hoping to end a decade-long battle between the Kentucky Department of Insurance and a Christian health sharing organization.</p><p>Christian Care Medishare pools money from members in various states to pay medical bills for members in need. The group has a religious exemption to certain federal rules governing insurance companies. But the state has not made such concessions.</p><p>Now, activist David Adams is teaming up with Republican state Senator Tom Buford to push a bill that would grant Medishare its exemptions.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 17:05:01 +0000 Kenny Colston 1353 at http://wfpl.org Proposed Law Would End the Battle Between State and Christian Health Sharing Organization