Lord, I Need To Talk To You

Lord, I Need To Talk To You

I am glad that this blog has the Plus at the end of its name. It allows for articles about other things besides birds to be written about. Wikipedia had a contest and this little Pika’s photographer placed 13th. I love it! [I’ll tell you why after you read about the Northern Pika.] “The Northern … Continue reading

Avian and Attributes – Creator of The Garden

Avian and Attributes – Creator of The Garden

“And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul. And the LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden; and there he put the man whom he had formed. And out of the ground made the LORD … Continue reading

Avian And Attributes – Friend/Friendly

Avian And Attributes – Friend/Friendly

“The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified of her children.” (Matthew 11:19 KJV) “Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, which did eat of my bread, hath lifted up his heel against me.” (Psalms … Continue reading

Beware, Squirrels: Red-shouldered Hawk!

Beware, Squirrels: Red-shouldered Hawk!

Beware, Squirrels:  Red-shouldered Hawk! Dr. James J. S. Johnson And the owl, and the night-hawk, and the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind…  (Deuteronomy 14:15) RED-SHOULDERED HAWK   (Buteo lineatus)     Wikipedia photo Today a RED-SHOULDERED HAWK (Buteo lineatus) graced an enclosed garden-like area (between 2 buildings) where I work, swooping down from a rooftop, to land … Continue reading

Avian And Attributes – Flame

Avian And Attributes – Flame

“His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many crowns; and he had a name written, that no man knew, but he himself.” (Revelation 19:12 KJV) Avian and Attributes – Flame “Therefore because the king’s commandment was urgent, and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the fire slew those men that … Continue reading

Avian And Attributes – Fire

Avian And Attributes – Fire

“And unto the angel of the church in Thyatira write; These things saith the Son of God, who hath his eyes like unto a flame of fire, and his feet are like fine brass;” (Revelation 2:18 KJV) Avian and Attributes – Fire FIRE, n. [The radical sense of fire is usually, to rush, to rage, to … Continue reading

Avian And Attributes – Fearful

Avian And Attributes – Fearful

“Who is like unto thee, O LORD, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?” (Exodus 15:11 KJV) Avian and Attributes – Fearful FE’ARFUL, a. 1. Affected by fear; feeling pain in expectation of evil; apprehensive with solicitude; afraid. I am fearful of the consequences of rash conduct. Hence, … Continue reading

Fowl Are Fair on Day 5

Fowl Are Fair on Day 5

Fowl Are Fair on Day Five, with Special Attention to Galliforms Dr. James J. S. Johnson And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl [‘ôph] that may fly [ye‘ôphēph] above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.  And God created great whales [tannînim ha-gadolîm], and … Continue reading

Avian And Attributes – Emerald

Avian And Attributes – Emerald

“And the foundations of the wall of the city were garnished with all manner of precious stones. The first foundation was jasper; the second, sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, an emerald;” (Revelation 21:19 KJV) “And he that sat was to look upon like a jasper and a sardine stone: and there was a rainbow … Continue reading

Which “Rail” Family Bird is This?

Which “Rail” Family Bird is This?

“And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, LORD, hast not forsaken them that seek thee. Sing praises to the LORD, which dwelleth in Zion: declare among the people his doings.” (Psalms 9:10-11 KJV) Dan and I visited the east coast of Florida last week for several days. The first … Continue reading

Happy New Year 2018

Happy New Year 2018

“Thou crownest the year with thy goodness; and thy paths drop fatness. They drop upon the pastures of the wilderness: and the little hills rejoice on every side. The pastures are clothed with flocks; the valleys also are covered over with corn; they shout for joy, they also sing.” (Psalms 65:11-13 KJV) “The fear of the … Continue reading

Meeting the Challenge of a New Year – Repost

Meeting the Challenge of a New Year – Repost

Aussiebirder and his wife, Christian friends we have met through blogging, has just posted a great New Year’s Day Challenge. It is reposted here for you to read and consider. Please enjoy: As the past year fades away, my wife and I set goals for the new year and look at ways to improve our life … Continue reading