Sunday Inspiration – I’ll Be A Friend

Sunday Inspiration – I’ll Be A Friend

But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation. I will sing unto the LORD, because he hath dealt bountifully with me. (Psalms 13:5-6 KJV) The birds trust the Lord because they know He provides for them. We can have Jesus as a Friend that is even closer and provides our needs, … Continue reading

Pelican Learns to Fly – YouTube

Pelican Learns to Fly – YouTube

  What an interesting video. Just had to share it. I am like a pelican of the wilderness; I am like an owl of the desert. (Psalms 102:6 NKJV) They are mentioned 3 times in Scripture. Isaiah 34:11 and Zephaniah 2:14 and the previous verse. * * “Abandoned by his flock, Bigbird the pelican stumbled … Continue reading

Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula) ~ by Raymond Barlow

Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula) ~ by Raymond Barlow

  That I may publish with the voice of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works. (Psalms 26:7 KJV) Just wanted to share a really neat photo that Ray shared on his Facebook page. He is one of the first photographers that gave permission to use his photos. Ray took this on one of … Continue reading

Singing Dogs at Lowry Park Zoo

Singing Dogs at Lowry Park Zoo

Serve the LORD with gladness: come before his presence with singing. (Psalms 100:2 KJV) On one of our trips to the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa, FL, the New Guinea Singing Dogs were enjoying themselves with a duet. Here is the video of them chorus howling.     The whole earth is at rest, and is … Continue reading

The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ Creation Moments

The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ Creation Moments

The Double Life of the Hummingbird ~ ©Creation Moments 2014 “I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8 You might guess that the hummingbird, darting around from flower to flower with wings beating some 60 times a second, must burn a lot of … Continue reading

Wise Advice From The Birds – Via Email

Wise Advice From The Birds – Via Email

Received this in an email. (From an older friend) The birds and sayings are thought-provoking. Cast me not off in the time of old age; forsake me not when my strength faileth. (Psalms 71:9 KJV) Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us wiser than the fowls of heaven? (Job 35:11 KJV) … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Cream-coloured Courser ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 9/27/14 A couple of weeks ago, I said that my two target birds in Dubai were Crab Plover – which featured last week – and Cream-coloured Courser. The latter had aroused my curiosity 50 years ago when I saw it on … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Creation

Sunday Inspiration – Creation

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. (Genesis 1:1 KJV) Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear. (Hebrews 11:3 KJV) For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, … Continue reading

Thought For The Day….  How much do we notice?

Thought For The Day…. How much do we notice?

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY….   How much do we notice as we go through a day????? Lisa Beamer on Good Morning America – If you remember, she’s the wife of Todd Beamer who said ‘Let’s Roll!’ and helped take down the plane over Pennsylvania that was heading for Washington, DC back on 9/11. She said it’s the little things … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows II

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows II

While listening to Wisdom For The Heart on BBN (Bible Broadcasting Network), I heard this message by Pastor Stephen Davey and wanted to share it. His message was “Better than the Birds” and of course it caught my attention. There are four parts, see the introduction and part 1 and now part two here. Better than the Birds … Continue reading

Wreathed Hornbills at Central Florida Zoo

Wreathed Hornbills at Central Florida Zoo

Last week on the way over to the retreat in Daytona Beach, we stopped by the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. There were several interesting birds, especially the Wreathed Hornbill (Rhyticeros undulatus). There was a male, female and a juvenile male there. More unique creations from our Creator. The Hornbill names can be confusing because … Continue reading

Birdwatching Terms – About’s Bird Bill Parts

Birdwatching Terms – About’s Bird Bill Parts

Bird Bill Parts From About Bird Bill Parts.  ©Dan Pancamo / nigel The dove came to him toward evening, and behold, in her beak was a freshly picked olive leaf. So Noah knew that the water was abated from the earth. (Genesis 8:11 NASB) A bird’s bill, also called a beak, is a critical piece … Continue reading