Christian Health Care Newsletter
There is a start-up administrative fee of $200 when joining (or re-joining) the ministry.
Members of the basic ministry agree to share expenses incurred for medical treatments specified in the Membership Guidelines. The amount of the monthly share is based on household size (see chart below), regardless of your medical history, age, or other factor.
|Membership Type||Monthly Share|
|Two person family||$440|
|Three or more person family||$495|
|Widowed or divorced with children||$305|
Any proposed increase in these amounts is presented to the members for a vote.
Young Adult Share
The monthly share is reduced when one or both of the heads of household are age 25 or younger.
|Membership Type||Discount||Monthly Share|
|Two person family||$80||$360|
|Three or more person family||$50||$445|
|Widowed or divorced with children||$50||$255|
Save to Share™
Save to Share™ is a ministry for those who wish to share in the medical needs of others members that exceed the $250,000 publishable amount. Save to Share™ members are asked to set aside the designated amount for their household size (see chart below). They do not send the amount set aside to Samaritan Ministries.
When a Save to Share™ participant has a need that exceeds the $250,000 maximum publishable amount of a regular need, the other Save to Share™ participants will be asked to share from their set-aside funds for the amount over $250,000.
|Membership Type||Yearly Set-Aside|
|Two person family||$266|
|Three or more person family||$399|
|Widowed or divorced with children||$266|
Any proposed increase in these amounts is presented to the members for a vote. The annual administrative fee is $15 for any size membership.