Thank you for reading thecheers.org's Opinion articles.

Who needs healthcare in a Christian nation?

 article about christian healthcare
2009-09-24 09:44:29
Who needs healthcare in a "Christian nation"? This is a "Christian nation" -- so they say. This saviour Jesus Christ has the power to heal. Not only that, he has the power to grant immortality. That's their hook, that's their sales pitch. John 3:16, and all that!

Christians are immortal. Through Jesus Christ they have eternal life. Why, why, WHY should immortal beings need medical care, for any reason, EVER?

Obviously, they really DON'T BELIEVE their own bullshit. People SAY they believe this stuff, but they sure don't ACT like it. Their actions don't match their words- their behaviour says otherwise. They claim to believe in Heaven….but they'll do anything and everything in order to postpone THAT trip! To quote my favourite comedian, Doug Stanhope: "If you really believe that death leads to eternal bliss, then why are you wearing a seatbelt?"

Sorry folks, you can't have it both ways. You can't say, "It's in God's hands" unless you're actually willing to LEAVE IT THERE.

If you get cancer, then obviously God is ready for you to die. Couldn't that be any more clear, or does he have to send a bus to run over you? Not only does he want you to die, but he wants you to suffer horribly. If you really believe that God and God alone decides who dies when, then you are actually defying him by trying to prolong your life.

Your behaviour gives you away, your actions reveal the truth behind the lie. You're all a bunch of lying hypocrites. Except for the Christian scientists. Those people put their money where their mouths are. They REALLY DO TRUST THEIR GOD enough to put their LIFE IN HIS HANDS. They are at least consistent, and not hypocrites like 99% of people are.

So here is my proposal for health care reform. The Christians can start practising what they preach, and "walking the walk" instead of just "talking the talk." They can put their money where their mouth is, and ask their Savior to heal them, or else wait for the Lord to take them to Heaven.

That leaves more resources for the rest of us who believe in Medical SCIENCE.

Problem solved !




have your say


more in Opinion
Trump: I shall reverse everything Obama has done
christian healthcare

Trump, so badly wanting to be better than Obama, and thinking everything he thinks and does are better than Obama's decisions, is on a crusade to reverse everything Obama has done, and screw up the country, and the world, at the same time.

The president did nothing wrong
christian healthcare

That seems to be the main statement coming out of the White House as well as Trump's own mouth. Be it any, and I do mean ANY other person, doing ANY other job, he or she would have been fired a long time ago for ANY reason

Isn't it the media's job to call the president to order?
christian healthcare

Trump has always been saying that the media is against him and ... you know, anything he doesn't like, is obviously fake news. But by saying that isn't he actually calling for an end of democracy and free press?

Guns to the blind? Only in the United States
christian healthcare

Lately there's been lots of talk about gun laws in the United States due to the most recent school shooting. While some eight year old's suggest teachers should all be armed with weapons, others are demanding stricter gun laws. And then there's Iowa.

Living on flat earth? So where's the edge?
christian healthcare

Although it's now year 2018 not year 200, there are still enough people who think that round earth is just a conspiracy theory and that the earth is actually flat.

thecheers.org

Welcome to TheCheers! We've been around for a long time now, since 2004, publishing articles by people from all over the world. Roughly 300 people from 30 different countries have written for us over the years. Should you want to become a volunteer contributor, be sure to contact us!

Educational resources
Entertainment Blogs
get in touch

You can contact us via The Cheers Facebook page or The Cheers NEW Twitter account.