Ian’s Bird of the Week – Squatter Pigeon

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Squatter Pigeon

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Squatter Pigeon ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 12-18-14 The series of raptors from Europe is perhaps a hard act to follow, so here is something quite different from much closer to (my) home: the Squatter Pigeon,an attractive ground pigeon not uncommon in the drier areas of northern Queensland. … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Humbleness of The Creator

Sunday Inspiration – Humbleness of The Creator

“Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: And being found in … Continue reading

Merry Christmas from Golden Eagle

Merry Christmas from Golden Eagle

Merry Christmas from Golden Eagle “His EYE is on the sparrow and I know He (Jesus) watches me!” This is the Golden Eagle and I just landed in a muddy pond. My wings are wet, my feathers are ruffled, and my left talon is crushed. What am I to do? Look up to God because … Continue reading

Reginald the Turkey Commander on Christmas

Reginald the Turkey Commander on Christmas

Reginald the Turkey Commander on Christmas by Emma Foster Once again the turkeys were gathering together. They wanted to celebrate Christmas.The hunters were going out into the backwoods to hunt turkeys. The turkeys were going to their secret fortress in the snow. It was a little bit harder getting to the fortress because of the … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Christmas Birds

Sunday Inspiration – Christmas Birds

Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem, Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him. (Matthew 2:1-2 KJV) … Continue reading

Falcated Duck at Zoo Miami

Falcated Duck at Zoo Miami

While we were on our latest visit to the Wings of Asia Aviary at Zoo Miami, the Falcated Duck caught my attention. We have seen it before, because there are photos of them, but for some reason, it was just another duck then. The sun caught its iridescent head and I started looking closer this time. Wings … Continue reading

A Bohemian Goose and a Saxon Swan

A Bohemian Goose and a Saxon Swan

A Bohemian Goose and a Saxon Swan by James J. S. Johnson Of whom the world was not worthy: they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth. (Hebrews 11:38) The ministry of God’s messengers sometimes reminds me of geese and swans, but why? To explain why those two … Continue reading

Birdwatching  in  Iceland

Birdwatching in Iceland

Birdwatching  in  Iceland by James J. S. Johnson The Lord reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof.   (Psalm 97:1) Islanders, like others, should rejoice in appreciation for the historic incarnation of our Lord Jesus Christ – which incarnation we celebrate annually as Christmas.  It is that same Christ (John … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Resting

Sunday Inspiration – Resting

But the dove found no rest for the sole of her foot, and she returned unto him into the ark, for the waters were on the face of the whole earth: then he put forth his hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto him into the ark. (Genesis 8:9 KJV) And the work … Continue reading

Angels…….. as explained by Children

Angels…….. as explained by Children

Praise ye him, all his angels: praise ye him, all his hosts. (Psalms 148:2 KJV) Angels…….. as explained by Children. I only know the names of two angels, Hark and Harold. – Gregory, age 5 Everybody’s got it all wrong. Angels don’t wear halos anymore. I forget why, but scientists are working on it – … Continue reading