Western Tanager:  Red and Yellow, Black and White

Western Tanager: Red and Yellow, Black and White

Western Tanager  /  photo credit:  Wild Birds Unlimited WESTERN TANAGER: RED AND YELLOW, BLACK AND WHITE Dr. James J. S. Johnson Although not as spectacularly colorful as the Painted Bunting of central and south Texas, the Western Tanager is certainly an eye-catching bird of montane forests, with showy colorfulness, especially the red-and-yellow-black-and-white male.  And like … Continue reading

Lee’s Seven Word Sunday – 7/16/17

Lee’s Seven Word Sunday – 7/16/17

*** MAKING MENTION OF YOU IN MY PRAYERS *** “Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;” (Ephesians 1:16 KJV) Goldfinch Praying for a turn at the feeder. Thanks again for all of you who have been praying for me as I recover from my back surgery. I do give … Continue reading

Lee’s Six Word Saturday – 7/15/17

Lee’s Six Word Saturday – 7/15/17

*** I HAVE LEARNED… TO BE CONTENT *** “Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. (Philippians 4:11 KJV) White Ibis Photo outside my room at Sea Pines Rehab Hospital (Photos were 3′ x 4′ on the walls) * More Daily Devotionals … Continue reading

Palaces Are Known For Both Tattletales And Wagtails

Palaces Are Known For Both Tattletales And Wagtails

Palaces Are Known For Both Tattletales And Wagtails Dr. James J. S. Johnson Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich in thy bedchamber: for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter.   (Ecclesiastes 10:20) Royal palaces are known … Continue reading

Lee’s Three Word Wednesday – 7/12/17

Lee’s Three Word Wednesday – 7/12/17

*** WORSHIPPED THE LORD *** “And the man bowed down his head, and worshipped the LORD.” (Genesis 24:26 KJV) Crimson-backed Flameback-©SamindaDeSilva-Flickr * UPDATE – Praise the Lord, I am back home again. After two weeks in the Rehabilitation Hospital, I was healthy and strong enough to be released. Got home late Monday. I am still regaining my … Continue reading