We were totally desperate. My husband got his paycheck and we hoped that this week there would be money in his boss’s account to be able to cash it.
We had just started raising support for our plans to move to Brasil as missionaries. In fact, our first presentation at our first church was that next Sunday, one hour away.
By that Sunday the only money we had was for gas for our vehicle to travel the hour, and gas for my husband to work during the week.
We had run completely out of milk. We simply explained to our kids that we didn’t have any milk and that they would just have to wait a few days until we had money to buy some. Oh…and we ate the last of our bread for breakfast too. Continue reading “Surprising Benefits to Being Totally Desperate”