Thanksgiving Day – 2014

“Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ; (Ephesians 5:19-20 KJV) Another year has gone by and how thankful have we been for the … Continue reading

Thanksgivings From The Past

Thanksgivings From The Past

“Being enriched in every thing to all bountifulness, which causeth through us thanksgiving to God. (2 Corinthians 9:11 KJV) While thinking about a post for this Thanksgiving, I looked back to see what had been written in the past. Wow! Had forgotten so many have been posted. From way back in 2008, the first year … Continue reading

Strangers and Pilgrims

Strangers and Pilgrims

Strangers and Pilgrims by James J. S. Johnson These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded of them, and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.  (Hebrews 11:3) Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Worthy of Thanksgiving

Sunday Inspiration – Worthy of Thanksgiving

Give thanks unto the LORD, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the people. Sing unto him, sing psalms unto him, talk ye of all his wondrous works. (1 Chronicles 16:8-9 KJV) O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good; for his mercy endureth for ever. (1 Chronicles 16:34 KJV) As we … Continue reading

Peter Learns Something He Hadn’t Guessed – Chapter 5

Peter Learns Something He Hadn’t Guessed – Chapter 5

Peter Learns Something He Hadn’t Guessed The Bluebird and the Robin The Burgess Bird Book For Children * CHAPTER 5. Peter Learns Something He Hadn’t Guessed. Running over to the Old Orchard very early in the morning for a little gossip with Jenny Wren and his other friends there had become a regular thing with … Continue reading

Fly With An Open Bible

Fly With An Open Bible

Fly With An Open Bible by Golden Eagle Boys and girls of all ages this is GOLDEN EAGLE circling in for a landing on this beautiful world that Jesus Christ created. To learn anything, to understand anything, we must have an open Bible! The other day, I heard of a 24 year-old lady that had … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Northern Goshawk

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Northern Goshawk

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Northern Goshawk  by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 11/17/14 I got so absorbed in recounting my experiences in Catalonia, that I forgot to mention that I’ve been home in North Queensland for several weeks. The piece about the effects of diclofenac prompted some interesting responses. It was pointed out that … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Variety

Sunday Inspiration – Variety

The photos this week are from the Pin It (Pinterest) website. Thought sharing some of their great variety of bird photos would be enjoyable to watch. The ones selected do not even begin to show the photos they have in the various topics. As mentioned in the latest article by Emma Foster, the Lord gives varying gifts, … Continue reading

Reginald, Turkey Commander

Reginald, Turkey Commander

Reginald, Turkey Commander By Emma Foster There once was a turkey named Reginald who lived in the backwoods of Louisiana. Every year Reginald would band together with many other turkeys in a secret fortress underground to protect themselves from hunters hunting for turkeys to eat on Thanksgiving. Reginald and his friends had built the fortress a … Continue reading

Swallow-tailed and Palkachupa Cotinga

Swallow-tailed and Palkachupa Cotinga

While working on the latest I.O.C. Version 4.4 update (which is now complete), this bird caught my attention. Wikipedia has this in their article about this neat bird: “The swallow-tailed cotinga (Phibalura flavirostris) is a species of passerine bird. As suggested by its common name, it has traditionally been considered a member of the cotinga … Continue reading

Interesting Things – A Few Questions For Evolutionists

Interesting Things – A Few Questions For Evolutionists

“He taketh the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong.” Job 5:13 Why do giraffes have long necks or kangaroos have pouches? Evolutionists answer that natural selection has favored the development of certain characteristics while discouraging and eliminating other features. But if this is what happened, we who believe … Continue reading

Fantastic Week-end

Fantastic Week-end

We greatly enjoyed this past week-end. Dr. James J. S. Johnson, from Institute For Creation Research, who writes for this blog, came to speak at our church. We had not met him personally and so this was a time of getting to know him. Dan and I, Dr. Jim (my name for him) and Golden … Continue reading