Boat-billed Heron at Lowry Park Zoo

Boat-billed Heron at Lowry Park Zoo

For every beast of the forest is Mine, and the cattle upon a thousand hills or upon the mountains where thousands are. I know and am acquainted with all the birds of the mountains, and the wild animals of the field are Mine and are with Me, in My mind. (Psalms 50:10-11 AMP) We went … Continue reading

Tickle Me Tuesday – Squirrels and Bird Feeders

Tickle Me Tuesday – Squirrels and Bird Feeders

Not sure how many have heard of the “Squirrel Proof” bird feeders, but Droll Yankees make a line of them. I am not selling them, but just want you to enjoy some of the antics of squirrels trying to feed from them. Also, there is a video of someone who put Vaseline on a pole and … Continue reading

“Flag That Bird!” (Part 2)

“Flag That Bird!” (Part 2)

“Flag that bird!”  (Part 2) And Moses built an altar and called the name of it Jehovah-nissi [i.e., the LORD is my banner]. (Exodus 17:15) In “Flag that Bird! (Part 1)”, we considered 4 “banner birds”  –  besides globally popular eagles  –  that appear on national flags:  Belgium’s Wallonian Chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus); Portugal’s Northern … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Variety II

Sunday Inspiration – Variety II

We have come to some Passerine Families that only have a few members in them. You will get to see quite a few families in order to have enough birds to make a slideshow. As you know, the Lord loves variety and He gives us each different talents to use for His service. Sometimes many can … Continue reading

Videos From Gatorland

Videos From Gatorland

Below is a combination of ten short videos from Gatorland. There are several of the Great Egrets on the nest, and one Great Egret displaying. There were three Snowy Egrets youngsters in a nest and other happenings along the boardwalk. There is also a video of the Flamingo and Parrot areas. Then you will see two gators … Continue reading

Baby Snowy Egrets at Gatorland

Baby Snowy Egrets at Gatorland

While walking around the rookery at Gatorland, we were able to view some Snowy Egrets at their nest. Dad was watching from above while mom was tending to the two baby “Snowies”. Mom was keeping an eye on the little ones. (This is from my perspective – I could just see the tops of their heads) … Continue reading

“Flag That Bird!” (Part 1)

“Flag That Bird!” (Part 1)

“Flag That Bird!”  (Part 1) We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners; may the Lord fulfil all thy petitions.   (Psalms 20:5 — numbered as 20:6 in Hebrew Bible) “Flags” and “banners” herald symbolic messages and institutions, such as a nationality, a dynasty, a … Continue reading

Tickle Me Tuesday Bonus- 4/7/15

Tickle Me Tuesday Bonus- 4/7/15

Two more videos caught my funny bone. Did not want to wait until next Tuesday. Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think … Continue reading

Tickle Me Tuesday – American Woodcock

Tickle Me Tuesday – American Woodcock

From my friend on Facebook: “Ok Lee, help me out on this one, is this for real? Is there a bird that really walks like that? The music they put to this video is perfect, but it’s distracting because I can’t decide if there’s a bird that really does this or not! Either way, This … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Worthy

Sunday Inspiration – Worthy

Whenever the living creatures give glory and honor and thanks to Him who sits on the throne, who lives forever and ever, the twenty-four elders fall down before Him who sits on the throne and worship Him who lives forever and ever, and cast their crowns before the throne, saying: “You are worthy, O Lord, … Continue reading

The Crow and the Screwdriver

The Crow and the Screwdriver

The Crow and the Screwdriver by Emma Foster (This is Emma’s Updated version of an article here – Birds of the Bible – Gifts From Birds) ~ Once there was a crow named Albert who would come to the front yard of a young girl’s house with other crows every day. They came daily because the girl … Continue reading