Like many Christians, Mac and Chelsea have always struggled with money. They knew that it belonged to God but weren’t sure what that looked like in everyday life. It was a lesson they needed to learn from each other.
“Before ‘First,’ I didn't really have a budget,” Chelsea said. “I knew I was making more money than I was spending, and I was tithing my 10 percent. That was about the extent of it.”
For Chelsea, freedom came without structure. For Mac, it was found in control.
“I used to be obsessed with money and thought that if I had enough of it,...