Sitting in Anu Silas's home in Pune, the spices of India still playing with my taste buds after our meal, Anu shared her story. The occasional power blackouts surrounded us in darkness but Anus voice could still be heard. At ten months of age, baby Anu...

  A few years ago I watched the movie Life of Pi and was captivated by a brief Scene filmed in Pondicherry India. I determined then that I would one day visit this French influenced town on the eastern coast of India. After a wonderful evening with...

When 18 year old Sathish and I met in 2015, for a story in Compassion International magazine, we knew it was a relationship that would endure. You can see the stories at https://capturinggrace.org/?s=Satish Ever since going to India to meet the young man whom my daughter Christina...

[caption id="attachment_17167" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Left to Right - Kneeling on ground Anjali. Jedi. Hemalatha Sitting Sudeep. Manju. George. Eso Standing Mhathung. Chichan. Dheeraj. Asish. Puneeth.[/caption] Photographing in Bangalore India for George Ebenezer, his family, team, work and ministry Santhosa Samsara  which mean "One joyful family” in...

Thursday Sept 1st, 2016 - From my travel journal in India I Flew from Katmandu to Delhi Today. From Delhi I took the metro train from the airport to the New Delhi train station. Truly a mass of humanity there, rain, horns honking and tons of...

Cradling little 5lb 6oz baby Christina Paul in my arms, only hours after her arrival into this world, was such a vivid reminder that life is both fragile and precious and should never be taken for granted. Despite her embilical cord being wrapped around her...

While I was in Ethiopia, a story was published in Compassion International’s magazine about my daughter Christina’s sponsorship of a child in India. Friends have shared it and I am grateful. Now that I have returned, I am sharing it as well and taking the...