5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge #2 – Woody

5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge #2 – Woody

Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black. (Matthew 5:36 KJV) There are only two rules for this challenge: 1. On 5 consecutive days, create a post using either a past or recent photo in B&W. 2. Each day invite another blog friend to join in … Continue reading

5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge #1 – Drying Out

5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge #1 – Drying Out

There are only two rules for this challenge: 1. On 5 consecutive days, create a post using either a past or recent photo in B&W. 2. Each day invite another blog friend to join in the fun. My first nomination is AussieBirder, because their purpose is for “the appreciation of Australian birds and the love of … Continue reading

Winter Willow Ptarmigan

Winter Willow Ptarmigan

He gives snow like wool; He scatters the frost like ashes; (Psalms 147:16 NKJV) Let them praise the name of the LORD, For He commanded and they were created. He also established them forever and ever; He made a decree which shall not pass away. Praise the LORD from the earth, You great sea creatures … Continue reading

Pond-side Birdwatching in Florida I

Pond-side Birdwatching in Florida I

Pond-side Birdwatching in Florida, from Chaplain Bob’s Backyard: Part 1   by James J. S. Johnson He turneth the wilderness into a standing water [’agam = “pond”], and dry ground into water-springs.  (Psalm 107:35) Another wonderful morning in St. Petersburg (Florida), gazing at the duck pond and its marshy shores, with mocha coffee, buttered rye toast, … Continue reading

Tickle Me Tuesday – Top Funny Bird Video

Tickle Me Tuesday – Top Funny Bird Video

He will yet fill your mouth with laughing, And your lips with rejoicing. (Job 8:21 NKJV) This is a video of funny bird antics that was made in 2012. This should Tickle you. It tickled me. I especially couldn’t believe that Gull eating what he does. It is amazing what the Lord’s created birds can … Continue reading

Color That Man Did Not (Could Not) Create

Color That Man Did Not (Could Not) Create

COLOR THAT MAN DID NOT (COULD NOT) CREATE… ONLY THE MASTER CREATOR COULD Received this in an email and thought I would share it. Not sure of the source of the photos, but absolutely know who the Master Creator was. So God created great sea creatures and every living thing that moves, with which the waters … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Everlasting God

Sunday Inspiration – Everlasting God

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. (Psalms 90:2 KJV) Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there … Continue reading

Circle B Birdwatching Trip February 2015

Circle B Birdwatching Trip February 2015

“But now ask the beasts, and they will teach you; And the birds of the air, and they will tell you; (Job 12:7 NKJV) Today we finally got to go birdwatching at Circle B Bar Reserve. We were asked to join Baron Brown (A.K.A. Golden Eagle) and one of the classes he teaches. We were introducing … Continue reading

Drummers and Carpenters – Chapter 11

Drummers and Carpenters – Chapter 11

Drummers and Carpenters The Downy, Hairy and Red-headed Woodpeckers. The Burgess Bird Book For Children * CHAPTER 11. Drummers and Carpenters. Peter Rabbit was so full of questions that he hardly knew which one to ask first. But Yellow Wing the Flicker didn’t give him a chance to ask any. From the edge of the … Continue reading

Tickle Me Tuesday – Bird of Paradise

Tickle Me Tuesday – Bird of Paradise

A glad heart makes a cheerful countenance, but by sorrow of heart the spirit is broken. (Proverbs 15:13 AMP) Sandra Connor has again come out with a challenge. This time she is calling it “Tickle Me Tuesday,” so here is my first attempt. This video is of Attenborough trying to film a sequence about a Greater … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Common/Black-billed Magpie

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Common/Black-billed Magpie

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Common/Black-billed Magpie ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 2/9/2015 The Australian Magpie of last week generated quite some interesting correspondence, about both it being an iconic species and bird names and their derivation. I also got a request for a BotW on Butcherbirds, which I’ll do soon, but in … Continue reading