Birds of the Bible – Better Than The Birds II

Birds of the Bible – Better Than The Birds II

Better than the Birds Luke 12:6-31 Birds of the Bible – Better Than The Birds was the introduction to the “Better Than The Birds” message by Pastor Stephen Harvey. We were told that “1. Worry denies the gracious care of God.” Now for part II: 2. Secondly, worry depreciates the higher value of mankind He’s not finished … Continue reading

From The Deepest Wilderness, To The Most Crowded Cities

From The Deepest Wilderness, To The Most Crowded Cities

From the deepest wilderness, to the most crowded cities The great thing about enjoying birds is that you can experience that joy just about anywhere you go! Even if we’re shut indoors at a meeting or conference, we can simply pick the seat next to the window and find our avian friends. In his chapter … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Better Than The Birds

Birds of the Bible – Better Than The Birds

In 2013, the Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows articles were posted for part I and II. It’s 2020 now, and I’d like to repost these, plus add III and IV, which were never posted. They were overlooked by me. If your memory is like mine, you need a refresher. This time I … Continue reading

Sometimes We Have A Blank Mind

Sometimes We Have A Blank Mind

My friendships that have developed with many bloggers in enjoyable. Over the years, many of us become friends even though we have never met personally. That has been one of the benefits of posting articles and reading those of others. One of those friendships has been with Sandra Conner. She has a variety of topics … Continue reading

Peeking For Knowledge

Peeking For Knowledge

Sharing this from my Birds of the Bible for Kids blog. Now that you students have returned to school after the holidays, it’s time for more articles. To be able to learn, we need to “peek” in our books and listen to our teachers so we can gain knowledge. Don’t be afraid to read and … Continue reading

True From The Beginning

True From The Beginning

TRUE FROM THE BEGINNING by William Wise Psalm 119:160 “Thy word is true from the beginning…”   January 1 is an exciting day for us birders. Our year list begins again and the hunt is on to list even those common visitors that often only get a passing glance as the year wears on. The checklist … Continue reading

Chasing Gulls

Chasing Gulls

Chasing Gulls by William Wise It seems the favorite sport of every dog and child on the beach is to run wildly into a pack of gulls. I have to admit, it does look fun, and I probably did it too as a child. While visiting beach of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina this past … Continue reading

We Watch Birds,  Yet We Too Are Being Watched!

We Watch Birds, Yet We Too Are Being Watched!

We watch birds,  yet we too are being watched! Dr. James J. S. Johnson This is a blog-site about birdwatching.  Yet don’t forget that we ourselves are being watched, so be on your best behavior!  (Consider 1st Corinthians 4:9, quoted above.) Once I watched a hummingbird, displaying its marvelous metabolism, that busily slurped nectar from … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Moment – Great Horned and Ferruginous Pygmy Owls

Ian’s Bird of the Moment – Great Horned and Ferruginous Pygmy Owls

There weren’t any owls on our must-see lists for Brazil and Chile because we weren’t particularly expecting to see any. However, we ended up seeing two species at opposite ends of the size scale: the largest Brazilian owl, Great Horned Owl, and one of the smallest, the Ferruginous Pygmy Owl. The Great Horned Owl – … Continue reading

Birds Are Wonderful:  V,  W,  and X !

Birds Are Wonderful: V, W, and X !

BIRDS  ARE  WONDERFUL  . . .  V,  W,  and  X ! Dr. James J. S. Johnson Jesus said: “Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink . . . Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look at … Continue reading

Birds Are Wonderful:  S,  T,  and U !

Birds Are Wonderful: S, T, and U !

BIRDS  ARE  WONDERFUL  . . .  S,  T,  and  U ! Dr. James J. S. Johnson Jesus said: “Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink . . . Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look at … Continue reading