Christians Solving the Medical Debt Crisis: Government Bureaucracy is Not the Answer [Videos]

Craig HueyCurrent Events, HealthcareLeave a Comment

Medical debt is one of the greatest problems facing Americans today… It causes thousands to declare bankruptcy every year. It’s one of the top issues voters are concerned about for the 2020 elections. There are two different philosophical, political, and economic approaches to addressing this problem: 1. The American solution of volunteerism and freedom. This approach believes individuals and the … Read More

The Church in Action: Paying Off $2.2 Million in Medical Debt for 1,600 Families [Video]

Craig HueyChurch, Economics, FaithLeave a Comment

The church needs to have an impact on the local community – spiritually, and with practical action. That’s what one church in Wichita, Kansas did. Pathway Church paid off approximately $2.2 million in medical debt for 1,600 families from across the state who were identified as being in a hardship medical category – unable to pay their medical bills. The … Read More

The Church in Action: Paying Off Medical Debt

Craig HueyEconomics1 Comment

Over 4,000 families in a Texas community owed more than $10.5 million in medical bills… They couldn’t afford to pay those bills… So … what happened? Covenant Church in Carrollton, Texas, paid them. The church focused especially on helping local veterans who had been injured while on duty. This congregation believes that faith is not just intellectual belief in the … Read More