MELBOURNE, Fl. — 2023, Christian Care Ministry– The nation’s leading health care sharing ministry joined the National Association of Christian Lawmakers and Florida legislative leaders in Tallahassee, FL for prayer and fellowship during a special Legislative Prayer Breakfast.
The prayer meeting was led by FL Senate President Pro Tempore Senator Dennis Baxley (R-Ocala, FL) and Former State Senator Jason Rapert (R-AK), President/Founder of The National Association of Christian Lawmakers (NACL).
In attendance were current and newly elected Florida Legislators who came together to encourage one another and pray for their communities and Florida’s families. Senator Rapert shared about NACL and their nationwide support of lawmakers from federal to state levels.
“The Bible says in Matthew 18:20, “for where two or three gather in my name, there I am with them.” This was certainly the case when Sen. Dennis Baxley of Florida hosted a recent prayer breakfast for state legislators in Tallahassee. It was my honor to attend and speak about the importance of Christians serving in elected office and the power of prayer to make a difference in our nation. Special thanks to Christian Care Ministry for sponsoring the event and making prayer for public officials a priority.” – Former State Senator Jason Rapert, founder and president of NACL.
Christian Care Ministry executives highlighted how important prayer is for its Medi-Share members who appreciate the prayer and encouragement of CCM staff and their fellow members as they walk through a medical journey. Every day, Christian Care Ministry staff offers thousands of prayers for its members, prospective members, and providers. Through the Project KEEP program, Christian Care Ministry and members can also pray for government officials.
Project KEEP (Keeping Elected Officials Encouraged Through Prayer) was established in 2021 by Christian Care Ministry. It encourages members to pray for elected officials through a nationwide prayer calendar. Through Project KEEP, more than 1900 elected officials across 42 states have been prayed for since the first calendar was published. All are welcome to sign up to receive the prayer calendar and join in praying for those who serve in public office.
“After launching our member-driven prayer initiative over a year ago, it was a tremendous blessing to be able to join with elected leaders in-person to celebrate the wonderful things the Lord has done and the wisdom provided through faithful prayer.” –Evelio Silvera, VP of Communications and Government Affairs; Christian Care Ministry
About Christian Care Ministry/Medi-Share
Christian Care Ministry (CCM), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, based in Melbourne, FL, operates the Medi-Share program, a Christian healthcare sharing organization that provides an affordable alternative to health insurance for faith-based consumers. Entering its 30th year of sharing, Medi-Share, serves nearly 400,000 members across America and has earned accreditation from the Independent Healthcare Sharing Accreditation Board. For more information about Christian Care Ministry, visit: https://mychristiancare.org/press.
About National Association of Christian Lawmakers
The mission of the National Association of Christian Lawmakers is to bring federal, state, and local lawmakers together in support of clear biblical principles by meeting regularly to discuss major issues, propose model statutes, ordinances, and resolutions to address major issues, propose model statutes, ordinances and resolutions to address major policy concerns from a Biblical world view, Visit: https://christianlawmakers.com/