Entries by Nabila

December 2017 – Behold, the Breastfeeding Madonna

By Karen Abts, BMSG Volunteer  May the depictions of Mother Mary breastfeeding the infant Jesus in early Christian art uplift us in our nursing journey this Christmas. Christmas has taken on a deeper reality for me after having children. In celebrating Jesus’s birth, we are struck by His Humanity: this swaddled infant, born in the […]

November 2017 – Mother’s Sharing: Pumping Through Asia

By Leanne Sim, BMSG Volunteer As I saw the cockroach scurry across the damp floor of my toilet cubicle in a foreign airport, I swallowed my scream. Ordinarily, the mere sight of a cockroach would send me racing out of the toilet, but these were extraordinary circumstances. I was held hostage by a bright yellow […]