Bethany Benefit Service


Through Bethany Benefit Service, the Evangelical Covenant Church seeks to provide eligible ministers, church workers, and missionaries with medical, dental, prescription, vision, life, and long-term disability benefits. Here you will find the benefits and services that are available as well as resources for those already enrolled in the plan.

Win an iPad!

Teladoc is giving a member of Bethany Benefits an IPad just for starting your profile on their website. Several runner-up prizes also provided by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. View the flyer here.

Teladoc is a very useful tool through which you can access board-certified doctors to diagnose and treat basic ailments when your doctor is not available. This service is available to all Bethany Benefits members enrolled in PPO or comprehensive medical coverage (not available to Medicare supplement members).

2016 Rates Announced

Click here for the Bethany Benefit Service’s 2016 rates. In a time when national trends predict sky-rocketing rate increases, Bethany Benefit Service increases health insurance rates by 2% over 2015.

Fitness center membership for only $25/month

Through Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield’s Blue365 program, you can enroll in the Healthways Fitness Your Way fitness center membership program, giving you access to over 9,000 fitness centers across the country. Through the month of February, the additional $25 enrollment fee is waived. View the flyer with instructions on how to enroll.

Benefit Increase

Our medical coverage for certain services and procedures at hospitals awarded as Blue Distinction Centers will be increased January 1, 2016. No deductible will apply and coverage will be paid at 90% instead of 80%. Please download the flyer for more information.