The rice is ready to harvest at Grace Orphanage’s rice fields! Orphan’s Tear purchased a rice field for their orphanage several years ago to help them receive a steady, economical supply of rice. Rice is the staple food of the Southeast Asian diet, and having their own field is a wonderful blessing. Along with some greens and a few other foods, they eat rice for breakfast, lunch and dinner—everyday. In the USA, each person consumes an average of about 20 pounds of rice a year. In Myanmar, however, each person consumes about 500 pounds each year!
Here is what the orphanage director said about their rice harvest:
Laboring for fruitfulness,