Sandhill Crane Greeting

Sandhill Crane Greeting

Today, when we looked out in our side yard, we were greeted by two Sandhill Cranes walking around. Grabbed the camera and here are some of the photos that I took. I have been so busy working on the blog, that we haven’t taken the time to go birdwatching. So, our great Lord just sent me some … Continue reading

Birdwatching Term – Frontal Shield

Birdwatching Term – Frontal Shield

Frontal Shield He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler. (Psalm 91:4 KJV) The Coot article  mentioned the shield. “Coots have prominent frontal shields or other decoration on the forehead…” What is a “frontal shield”? The place above the upper beak (upper mandible) … Continue reading

Child’s Book of Water Birds – Re-visited

Child’s Book of Water Birds – Re-visited

The Child’s Book of Water Birds Revisited An anonymous writer wrote the Child’s Book of Water Birds in 1855. You can see how Project Gutenberg published it as an e-book. (Public Domain) CLICK HERE Below are the links to my “Re-visited” versions here. Moved these over from the Birds of the Bible for Kids blog and … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Out To Sea

Sunday Inspiration – Out To Sea

Oh, that men would give thanks to the LORD for His goodness, And for His wonderful works to the children of men! Let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, And declare His works with rejoicing. Those who go down to the sea in ships, Who do business on great waters, They see the works of … Continue reading

Ian’s Stamp of the Week – Antipodean Albatross

Ian’s Stamp of the Week – Antipodean Albatross

Ian’s Stamp of the Week – Antipodean Albatrosses ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 9/13/14 The reference to Stamp of the Week in the subject line isn’t a typo: I’m celebrating the issue of a stamp set by New Zealand Post on 3 September which includes a photo of mine in the design of one of … Continue reading

Bible Birds Finally Moved Here

Bible Birds Finally Moved Here

And let the beauty of the LORD our God be upon us: and establish thou the work of our hands upon us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it. (Psalms 90:17 KJV) Man goeth forth unto his work and to his labour until the evening. (Psalms 104:23 KJV) Been working most of the … Continue reading

Old Mr. Owl Writes A Book

Old Mr. Owl Writes A Book

OLD MR. OWL WRITES A BOOK             “Old Mr. Owl wanted to write a book and he asked the fairies how to set about doing it,” commenced daddy. “‘Well,’ said the fairy queen, ‘it makes a good deal of difference, old Mr. Owl, what you want to write about.’ “‘What … Continue reading

Time to Review the Scripture Alphabet of Animals

Time to Review the Scripture Alphabet of Animals

Declare his glory among the heathen; his marvellous works among all nations. For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods. (1 Chronicles 16:24-25 KJV) While I have been digging around fixing things, Harriet Newell Cook’s – Scripture Alphabet of Animals caught my eye. If … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Crown Birds

Sunday Inspiration – Crown Birds

but these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in His name. (John 20:31 NKJV) Therefore God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name which is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee … Continue reading

Golden Eagle – The Father Feeds Us

Golden Eagle – The Father Feeds Us

Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they? (Matthew 6:26 KJV) Boys and girls, this is another one of the amazing statements that have come from the lips of the Lord Jesus … Continue reading