What lies at the root of the political and economic problems America faces? In this month’s cover story, economist Walter Williams believes Americans have accepted an immoral and dangerous idea: That the government ought to forcibly take resources from some Americans and give them to others.
In a related article, Samaritan member Israel Wayne presents a Biblical rationale for why government should not be involved in health care. Like Williams, he says Americans have come to accept taking from one group of people to give to another as charity, when it is actually theft.
Finally, Sally Pipes looks at the latest push for single-payer health care.
Rob Slane challenges fathers to think about this truth: Every father is constantly presenting to his children a message about what our Heavenly Father is like. Is what you are presenting true or false?
The Member Spotlight features Samaritan Board Member Joe Musser and his wife, Susanna. The Mussers also share about how God led them to special-needs adoption and why they chose Samaritan for their health care needs.
David Lehnert reviews Dr. Thomas Levy’s book Stop America’s #1 Killer! It presents often overlooked or suppressed evidence of the role that vitamin C deficiency plays in all the risk factors for heart disease.
In The Doorpost, Ray King urges us to find the narrow path, no matter what others are doing, in a reflection on Matthew 7:13-14.