Cattle Egrets, Cattle, and Other Herbivore Neighbors

Cattle Egrets, Cattle, and Other Herbivore Neighbors

Cattle Egrets, Cattle, and Other Herbivore Neighbors ~ by James J. S. Johnson For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt … Continue reading

Northern Raven and Peregrine Falcon: Two Birds Supporting the Manx Coat of Arms

Northern Raven and Peregrine Falcon: Two Birds Supporting the Manx Coat of Arms

Northern Raven and Peregrine Falcon: Two Birds Supporting the Manx Coat of Arms  James J. S. Johnson He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.  (Psalm 147:9) Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul.  (1st Peter 2:11) The Isle … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Barred Honeyeater

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Barred Honeyeater

I’m currently working my way through the Honeyeater galleries on the website and on Saturday I’m giving a talk on the birds of New Caledonia to BirdLife Townsville, so here is New Caledonian endemic the Barred Honeyeater. it is confined the main island of Grande Terre, where it is reasonably common in woodland areas, particular … Continue reading

Lee’s Three Word Wednesday – 2/10/16

Lee’s Three Word Wednesday – 2/10/16

***   STAND GAZING UP *** “who also said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand gazing up into heaven? This same Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will so come in like manner as you saw Him go into heaven.” (Acts 1:11 NKJV) Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus) by Kent Nickell * … Continue reading

Esteemed Creationists Defend A Young Earth- Re-post

Esteemed Creationists Defend A Young Earth- Re-post

ESTEEMED CREATIONISTS DEFEND A YOUNG EARTH “Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them. And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.” Genesis 2:1-2 _ On our previous Creation Moments … Continue reading

Lee’s Two Word Tuesday – 2/9/16

Lee’s Two Word Tuesday – 2/9/16

***   GET WISDOM *** Get wisdom! Get understanding! Do not forget, nor turn away from the words of my mouth. (Proverbs 4:5 NKJV) Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding. (Proverbs 4:7 KJV) How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Foundation #4 – Updated

Birds of the Bible – Foundation #4 – Updated

We will continue on with the Birds of the Bible – Foundation series. If you have not read the previous blogs: Foundation #1 – Updated,  –  Foundation #2 – Updated –  Foundation #3 –  Updated The last article in this series left the world, Noah, his family, the animals, birds and creeping things in a rough situation. All … Continue reading

Lee’s One Word Monday – 2/8/16

Lee’s One Word Monday – 2/8/16

*** CONSIDER *** Consider the ravens, for they neither sow nor reap, which have neither storehouse nor barn; and God feeds them. Of how much more value are you than the birds? (Luke 12:24 NKJV) Little Raven (Corvus mellori) Juvenile Calling to be fed the grub its mother just caught ©WikiC * Sandra’s New Kooky … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Waxbills and Allies I

Sunday Inspiration – Waxbills and Allies I

The works of the LORD are great, sought out of all them that have pleasure therein. (Psalms 111:2 KJV) This Sunday, the Lord has created some very beautiful birds after their kind. The Lord’s Creative Hand and Colors is very obvious. This is the Estrildidae Family which includes 141 species. Their names are numerous; they … Continue reading