12. Healthcare

QUESTIONS:

  1. Who is responsible for your health? You… or the government? The way you answer that is critical. (104)
  2. In what ways does the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) violate the Religious Freedom Restoration Act?
  1. Review the story regarding the Department of Managed Healthcare in the State of California at the bottom of page 105-106. What thoughts do you have about the state government (in violation of federal law) forcing churches (and private Christian citizens) to pay for elective abortions?
  1. What is the role of government according to Romans 13:4 and 1 Peter 2:14?
    Is the government supposed to be involved in our healthcare? Is there anyway the church can accomplish this?
  1. Review the healthcare strategies of the various Christian organizations listed on page 107-111. In what way is that appealing? Is that something you would ever consider? If yes, why? If not, why not?