Lee’s Four Word Thursday – 6/22/17

Lee’s Four Word Thursday – 6/22/17

*** EARNESTLY LOOKED UPON HIM *** “But a certain maid beheld him as he sat by the fire, and earnestly looked upon him, and said, This man was also with him.” (Luke 22:56 KJV) Shoebill by Lee – Closeup *** P.S. – Today I am to have my back surgery.  [In surgery room about 6 hours … Continue reading

Lee’s Two Word Tuesday – 6/20/17

Lee’s Two Word Tuesday – 6/20/17

*** IN PEACE *** “I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.” (Psalms 4:8 KJV) Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) by Ray *** Thursday is my scheduled back surgery. Your prayers are welcomed. (It was supposed to be today, but was changed  – pre-scheduled this blog) … Continue reading

Lee’s Seven Word Sunday – 6/18/17

Lee’s Seven Word Sunday – 6/18/17

*** WINGS OF A DOVE COVERED WITH SILVER *** “Though ye have lien among the pots, yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.”  (Psalm 68:13) Silver Diamond Dove Female ©MediaCache * More Daily Devotionals *

Sunday Inspiration – Hamerkop, Shoebill, and Pelicans

Sunday Inspiration – Hamerkop, Shoebill, and Pelicans

I am like a pelican of the wilderness; I am like an owl of the desert. (Psalms 102:6 NKJV) Previously, it was mentioned that some bird families have already been featured on the Sunday Inspirations. The next family includes the Herons and Bitterns. It is the Ardeidae, and it was covered in these two articles … Continue reading

Lee’s Six Word Saturday – 6/17/17

Lee’s Six Word Saturday – 6/17/17

*** MORE RUDDY IN BODY THAN RUBIES *** “Her Nazarites were purer than snow, they were whiter than milk, they were more ruddy in body than rubies, their polishing was of sapphire:” (Lamentations 4:7 KJV) Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) Zoo Miami by Lee * More Daily Devotionals *

Lee’s Five Word Friday – 6/16/17

Lee’s Five Word Friday – 6/16/17

*** GREEN THING IN THE TREES *** “For they covered the face of the whole earth, so that the land was darkened; and they did eat every herb of the land, and all the fruit of the trees which the hail had left: and there remained not any green thing in the trees, or in the herbs … Continue reading

“F”  is  for  Finches  and  Flamebacks:   “F” Birds”, Part 2

“F” is for Finches and Flamebacks: “F” Birds”, Part 2

F” is for Finches and Flamebacks: “F” Birds”, Part  2 Dr. James J. S. Johnson Finches and Flamebacks are the focus of this fast “fly-over” birdwatching review. Finches are familiar passerines to many Americans, but what are “Flamebacks”?  Flamebacks are a category of woodpeckers, also known as “Goldenbacks”, due to fiery-gold plumage on their backs.  … Continue reading

Bird of the Moment ~ Restless Flycatcher

Bird of the Moment ~ Restless Flycatcher

Bird of the Moment ~ Restless Flycatcher ~ by Ian Montgomery Some weeks ago I went to Toonpan a dry pasture area outside Townsville which is good for dry country birds such as Bustards and often produces unusual birds. There were a couple of Restless Flycatchers there hawking for insects and I found out later that … Continue reading

Lee’s Four Word Thursday – 6/15/17

Lee’s Four Word Thursday – 6/15/17

*** FEATHERS WITH YELLOW GOLD *** “Though ye have lien among the pots, yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.  (Psalm 68:13) Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) yellow-shafted ©Amazonaws * More Daily Devotionals *