Jesus born in a manger

In December of 2011 Nadira was 4. She churned out so many drawings expressing her relationship with God. Everyday we would spend time together with God. We would read a story from the Bible and she could choose to respond to the story by either drawing or in song. This one is her drawing ofContinue reading “Jesus born in a manger”

from anger to prayer

  Earlier this year (2015) a documentary called “India’s Daughters” was released. It was based on the horrific rape incident in New Delhi, India in December 2012.The documentary included interviews with the perpetrators and the defense lawyers. The news of the rape and its horrific details not only sent shivers down my spine, it brought out the deep angerContinue reading “from anger to prayer”

to the Source

(click the picture to see it enlarge) This doodle was birthed from my ponderings over Psalm 121 from The Bible. This piece shows a person with outstretched arms looking at the mountains and crying out… ‘where does my help come from”… then the psalmist reassures himself as I did myself…my help comes from the GodContinue reading “to the Source”

Faithing…starts with you!

If you have ever travelled by air. Before take-off you are reminded that in the event of an emergency primary caregivers are to secure their own oxygen masks before attempting to help their little ones. It works the same with discipleship. Discipleship is the result of your experience and relationship with God. So allow yourself theContinue reading “Faithing…starts with you!”

Faithing… starts invitro

In the traditional Indian culture a mother to be is a center of attention 7 months into the pregnancy. The family gathers around the adorned pregnant lady with lots of laughter and blessings. The elder women are invited to take turns to place glass bangles on the hands and smear some sandal wood paste on herContinue reading “Faithing… starts invitro”

About the artists

Sujatha Balasundaram : I grew up in India (lived in New Delhi for a couple of years and spent most of my life in Chennai). As a family my dads line of business took us overseas to Malaysia for 3 or so years. I state this because it did somewhat shape our family. I loved theContinue reading “About the artists”

like a tree

(click on the picture to see it enlarged) A tree by the river flourishes. It bears good fruit. It basically stays in good shape getting its nourishment from the river waters and from the fertile soil along the river banks. In life, what does it mean to stay close to the river? What does itContinue reading “like a tree”