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Answering all your questions regarding medical cost sharing and healthcare and keeping you up to date on our Health Care Sharing Ministry.

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Take Time for God

By OneShare Health on 12:23 PM on January 11, 2024

Have you ever opened a new bible study or self-care book, excited for how it will change your life? Hoping it will spark a fire deep within and help you grow more? Now fast forward a week, month, or year only to find you are still in the first chapter. Sound familiar? Me too! Life happens and seems to never slow down. You have to stay late at work, go to the grocery store, make dinner, and put the kids to bed. Then you are exhausted and must prioritize the remaining hour left in the night. We are all guilty of this and typically Christ is left out or put to the side ‘until tomorrow’. Ever find yourself saying ‘I’m going to do better. I just need more time.’

Topics: Healthy Lifestyle Biblical Health
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Wellness Tips for Winter: Boost Your Immunity and Beat the Winter Blues

By OneShare Health on 3:23 PM on January 8, 2024

Essential wellness tips to boost your immunity and beat the winter blues, ensuring a healthy and happy winter season.

Topics: Healthy Lifestyle Biblical Health
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Mastering the Art of Communication With Pastor Jeremy

By OneShare Health on 12:30 AM on September 12, 2023

From the very beginning, communication is woven into the fabric of our existence. As infants, we begin with the simplest forms of expression, but as we grow, our ability to convey thoughts and feelings evolves into a complex symphony. Why? Because we are designed for connection and community. Our means of communication are diverse, encompassing body language, facial expressions, and, of course, spoken words. While all these forms have their significance, let's focus on the immense power of our spoken language.

Topics: Biblical
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A Healthy Start To The School Year: Your Family's Guide to Wellness

By OneShare Health on 1:15 PM on September 7, 2023

As the school bell rings and the familiar routine of pencils, books, and homework returns, it's essential to ensure that your family's wellness takes center stage. At OneShare Health, we understand the importance of health in every chapter of life, including the back-to-school season. Here are some expert tips to help your family embark on a healthy and successful school year.

Topics: Health
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Building Strong Bonds and Bodies: 12 Tips To Keeping Your Family Healthy

By OneShare Health on 4:18 PM on September 5, 2023

  In the hustle and bustle of modern life, the health and well-being of our families often take a backseat. Balancing work, school, extracurricular activities, and various commitments can leave us with little time and energy to focus on what truly matters – the health of our loved ones. However, ensuring your family stays healthy is not just a matter of chance; it's a conscious choice and a collective effort. Here are some practical tips and strategies you can implement to prioritize your family's health and well-being.

Topics: Healthy Lifestyle Health
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You Are Not Alone Ft. Christine Handy

By OneShare Health on 1:08 PM on August 31, 2023

In a world that often challenges us with unexpected twists, there are stories that shine as beacons of inspiration and hope. Christine Handy's journey is one such tale, woven from the threads of adversity, faith, and remarkable resilience. As a fellow breast cancer survivor, her journey resonates deeply with me, not only as an observer but as someone who has walked a similar path of overcoming life's toughest challenges.

Fate has a way of throwing curveballs even at those who seem to be living a charmed life. Christine, a former Victoria's Secret model, was riding the crest of success when the storm clouds of unforeseen medical issues began to gather. Her vibrant modeling career was put on pause as these issues took a terrifying turn for the worse. In the face of unimaginable odds, Christine's faith became her anchor.

Through those dark moments, when despair could have easily taken hold, she chose to place her trust in a higher power. With unwavering faith and determination, she emerged from the shadows healed and stronger than ever before. Her journey was not just a physical one; it was a transformation of the heart and spirit. 

Christine's incredible story became a testament to the power of resilience and the boundless strength that faith can provide. But her story didn't end with her own healing. Her experience ignited a passion within her – a burning desire to share her journey of hope with others who were facing their own trials. This passion led her to become a motivational speaker, a best-selling author, and a beacon of light for countless individuals.

Beyond the glitz and glamour of the runway, Christine's life took on new dimensions. She became a philanthropist, devoting her time and energy to serve on the boards of two non-profit organizations. Her path even led her back to the hallowed halls of academia, as she pursued further education at Harvard University – a testament to her unquenchable thirst for growth and learning, even at the age of 50.

In Christine's journey, we find a reflection of the human spirit's incredible capacity to endure, adapt, and rise above the challenges that life presents. Her story teaches us that even in the darkest of times, there is hope. Her journey reminds us that faith can guide us through the stormiest seas, and that adversity can be transformed into a stepping stone toward a purpose-driven life.

As a fellow breast cancer survivor, I am reminded that we are never truly alone on this journey. Christine's remarkable transformation from a model to a breast cancer warrior, and now a philanthropist and advocate, is a testament to the power of turning personal pain into a source of purpose. In her words, "I turned my mess into my message and my pain into my purpose." Through her story, she shows us that each of us holds within us the power to transform our own lives, to find strength in vulnerability, and to discover the incredible potential that lies within our journeys.

Topics: Podcast
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Healthy Habits for a Strong Immune System

By OneShare Health on 3:42 PM on August 29, 2023

Health should always be a top priority, building a strong immune system is crucial. Our immune system serves as a powerful defense mechanism, shielding us from various infections, illnesses, and diseases. While no strategy can guarantee complete immunity, adopting healthy habits can significantly enhance our body's ability to fight off threats. Here are some effective ways to support your immune system and fortify your body's natural defenses.

Topics: Health
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Prioritizing Prevention: The Pillar of Lasting Wellness

By OneShare Health on 12:49 PM on August 24, 2023

In the realm of healthcare, there's a famous saying: "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." This timeless wisdom underscores the profound significance of preventive care – a cornerstone of fostering lasting health and well-being. In a world often dominated by the treatment of ailments, preventive care stands as a beacon of proactive, holistic wellness. It's about safeguarding yourself against potential health risks, nipping issues in the bud before they escalate, and empowering yourself with knowledge and actions that can lead to a longer, healthier life.

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Finding Resilience in the Heat of Life with Chaplain Jeremy

By OneShare Health on 11:07 AM on August 22, 2023

The last few summers here in Texas have been downright hot! I’m talking surface of the sun hot. As you may guess, the lawns across my neighborhood are starting to die a slow death. However, if you are diligent in watering your lawn, you can sustain it through the harsh Texas summers. We are a lot like that grass. When our circumstances are mild, we can grow and be relatively healthy mentally and spiritually. But, when life turns up the heat, it’s a struggle to keep our joy and peace from dying. Worry begins to overwhelm us, and anxiety goes through the roof. We begin to wither spiritually, and physical symptoms begin to show.

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Nurturing Mental Health: Your Guide to Emotional Well-being

By OneShare Health on 12:45 PM on August 17, 2023

In today's fast-paced world, the importance of mental health is increasingly recognized as a fundamental component of overall well-being. Mental health encompasses our emotional, psychological, and social well-being, and it plays a vital role in how we think, feel, and act. This blog aims to shed light on the significance of mental health and offer practical strategies to nurture and prioritize your emotional well-being.

Topics: Health