Tools and resources for South Dakota pastors and churches for consideration of Medicaid expansion
Churches are urged to consider this option for our state. Pastors who want to add their names can email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a data sheet on numbers of South Dakotans in the current "coverage gap."
Find the answer to the age old question, Why did the sheep cross the road? while considering our calling as sheep, rather than goats.
Why would Jesus chose ‘sheep and goats’ as the central animals in this parable? Why not ‘serpents and doves’ or ‘wolves and lambs’?
Photo of sheep and goats, related to Bible study #1, Matthew 25:37-40
The difference is not always obvious - a photo from Cameroon, W.Africa, by Cathy Larson.
If the Samaritan had not helped the traveler, it is unlikely someone else would have. ...What is the Biblical imperative to help… anyone?
From Amos to modern pre-schoolers, can't some level of fairness be expected?
Some people knew where healthcare could be found and were determined to get their sick friend there.
Examples of real South Dakotans in tough situations without health insurance.
Info on how to contact decision makers; Action ideas for applying our faith story as we serve neighbors in need today.