The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ Creation Moments

The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ Creation Moments

The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ ©Creation Moments 2014 “I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8 You might guess that the hummingbird, darting around from flower to flower with wings beating some 60 times a second, must burn a lot of … Continue reading

Wise Advice From The Birds – Via Email

Wise Advice From The Birds – Via Email

Received this in an email. (From an older friend) The birds and sayings are thought-provoking. Cast me not off in the time of old age; forsake me not when my strength faileth. (Psalms 71:9 KJV) Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us wiser than the fowls of heaven? (Job 35:11 KJV) … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 9/27/14 A couple of weeks ago, I said that my two target birds in Dubai were Crab Plover – which featured last week – and Cream-coloured Courser. The latter had aroused my curiosity 50 years ago when I saw it on … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Creation

Sunday Inspiration – Creation

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. (Genesis 1:1 KJV) Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear. (Hebrews 11:3 KJV) For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, … Continue reading

Thought For The Day….  How much do we notice?

Thought For The Day…. How much do we notice?

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY….   How much do we notice as we go through a day????? Lisa Beamer on Good Morning America – If you remember, she’s the wife of Todd Beamer who said ‘Let’s Roll!’ and helped take down the plane over Pennsylvania that was heading for Washington, DC back on 9/11. She said it’s the little things … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows II

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows II

While listening to Wisdom For The Heart on BBN (Bible Broadcasting Network), I heard this message by Pastor Stephen Davey and wanted to share it. His message was “Better than the Birds” and of course it caught my attention. There are four parts, see the introduction and part 1 and now part two here. Better than the Birds … Continue reading

Wreathed Hornbills at Central Florida Zoo

Wreathed Hornbills at Central Florida Zoo

Last week on the way over to the retreat in Daytona Beach, we stopped by the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. There were several interesting birds, especially the Wreathed Hornbill (Rhyticeros undulatus). There was a male, female and a juvenile male there. More unique creations from our Creator. The Hornbill names can be confusing because … Continue reading

Birdwatching Terms – About’s Bird Bill Parts

Birdwatching Terms – About’s Bird Bill Parts

Bird Bill Parts From About Bird Bill Parts.  ©Dan Pancamo / nigel The dove came to him toward evening, and behold, in her beak was a freshly picked olive leaf. So Noah knew that the water was abated from the earth. (Genesis 8:11 NASB) A bird’s bill, also called a beak, is a critical piece … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Crab Plover

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Crab Plover

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Crab Plover ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 9-22-14 Well your spiritual energy and goodwill did it again, helped physically, admittedly, by the excellent local bird guide Tommy Pedersen, a Dubai-based pilot from Norway who takes visitors birding in his spare time. There had been some doubt as to … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – “Love” Birds

Sunday Inspiration – “Love” Birds

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,(Galatians 5:22 KJV)But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, (Ephesians 2:4 KJV) Dan and I have just returned from three days at an Art of Marriage Retreat at Daytona Beach. Along with almost 20 … Continue reading

Why Use The Birds of the World?

Why Use The Birds of the World?

The list of all the Birds of the World are updated about every four months. Which we try to keep up with their (I.O.C.) newest lists. You are probably wondering why you would need it. Let me share some things about it and then give you some ideas how it my be handy for one … Continue reading