Interesting Things – A Noisy, Bird Brained Harem

Interesting Things – A Noisy, Bird Brained Harem

A NOISY, BIRD BRAINED HAREM “Whence then cometh wisdom? and where is the place of understanding? Seeing it is hid from the eyes of all living, and kept close from the fowls of the air.” (Job 28:20-21) Scripture frequently makes reference to the fact that birds are not very smart compared to human beings. The … Continue reading

Eagles and Ravens

Eagles and Ravens

EAGLES AND RAVENS   “Some white-tailed eagles were boasting one day of their bravery,” commenced daddy. “They were also saying how fine they were in every way and that their very name meant something splendid and free and strong. “As a matter of fact, though the white-tailed eagles won’t admit it, they are less brave … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Pale-headed Rosella

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Pale-headed Rosella

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Pale-headed Rosella ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 8/24/14 The bird of the week is the Pale-headed Rosella, which I’ll get to in a second, but this is a Special Edition as Where to Find Birds in Northern Queensland is at last being published. That is to say, it … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Batis and Wattle-eye

Sunday Inspiration – Batis and Wattle-eye

  Behold, the eye of the LORD is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy; (Psalms 33:18 KJV) Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. (Psalms 119:18 KJV) The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. … Continue reading

IOC Version 4.3 Update Complete

IOC Version 4.3 Update Complete

My son, fear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with them that are given to change: (Proverbs 24:21 KJV) The update to IOC Version 4.3 is now completed. Along with the spelling changes shown in Working On IOC 4.3 Version – Name Changes, here are some more of the changes that were made. They added … Continue reading

Dusky’s and In Love With Words

Dusky’s and In Love With Words

And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment. And the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. There is none other commandment greater than these. (Mark … Continue reading

Working On IOC 4.3 Version – Name Changes

Working On IOC 4.3 Version – Name Changes

It is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High: To shew forth thy lovingkindness in the morning, and thy faithfulness every night, (Psalms 92:1-2 KJV) I realized that while we were on our recent trip, that the IOC 4.3 Version was released just before we … Continue reading

Bible Birds – Peacocks Page Updated

Bible Birds – Peacocks Page Updated

Gavest thou the goodly wings unto the peacocks? or wings and feathers unto the ostrich?  (Job 39:13) Peacocks belong to the  Phasianidae – Pheasants, Fowl & Allies Family. Bible Birds – Peacocks (page) Bible Birds – Peacocks I Bible Birds – Peacocks in South Carolina Birds of the Bible Birds of the Bible – Peacocks – Page … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Smiling

Sunday Inspiration – Smiling

The LORD looks from heaven; He sees all the sons of men; (Psa 33:13) The LORD looks down from heaven upon the children of men, To see if there are any who understand, who seek God. (Psa 14:2 NKJV) Today’s Inspiration is just a collection of photos that have been used before. Most are on the … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Masked Woodswallow

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Masked Woodswallow

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Masked Woodswallow ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 8/14/14 When I was taking location photos along the inland route to Paluma several weeks ago, I came across a mixed flock of a couple of hundred Masked and White-browed Woodswallows. The White-browed featured as bird of the week in 2005, … Continue reading

Poor Old Mr. Owl’s Toothache

POOR OLD MR. OWL’S TOOTHACHE   Evelyn had been eating a great deal of candy—so much that it had given her a very bad toothache—and when daddy came home he found her curled up on the bed looking very mournful. Jack had been trying to comfort her, but he hadn’t been able to help much. … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Peacocks in South Carolina

Birds of the Bible – Peacocks in South Carolina

  For the king had at sea a navy of Tharshish with the navy of Hiram: once in three years came the navy of Tharshish, bringing gold, and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks. (1 Kings 10:22) We have just arrived home from a shortened vacation due to a health issue. We got as far … Continue reading