Birds of the Bible – Chestnut-breasted Malkoha

Birds of the Bible – Chestnut-breasted Malkoha

And the owl, and the night hawk, and the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind, (Deuteronomy 14:15 KJV) And the owl, and the night hawk, and the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind, (Leviticus 11:16 KJV) While we were on our trip last week, we stopped by the Palm Beach Zoo. I now … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Hummingbirds

Sunday Inspiration – Hummingbirds

How excellent is thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings. They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures. For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Harpy Eagle

And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD; A great eagle with great wings, longwinged, full of feathers, which had divers colours, came unto Lebanon, and took the highest branch of the cedar: (Eze 17:3) Dan and I were off on a birdwatching adventure this week. This time we visited the Zoo Miami’s Wings of Asia … Continue reading

The Naughty Little Sick Snowbird

The Naughty Little Sick Snowbird

THE NAUGHTY LITTLE SICK SNOWBIRD     Daddy had been encouraging Jack and Evelyn to feed the little birds that came outside the window. So one evening when it was time for their story he told them about the Christmas a little snowbird had had the year before. “He was a very self-willed little fellow,” … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Chestnut-breasted Mannikin/Munia

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Chestnut-breasted Mannikin/Munia ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 1-23-14 Please accept my apologies that it is over a month since the last bird of the week. I seem to have been distracted by Christmas, New Year, etc. Anyway, here is a spontaneous one. I’m in the public library in … Continue reading

ABA 2014 Bird of the Year – Rufous Hummingbird

For who hath despised the day of small things? for they shall rejoice, … (Zec 4:10a KJV) The Birding Bunch left me a comment and reminded me that the ABA Bird of the Year for 2014 has been announced. So, I have updated the Badge on the Sidebar. The bird they chose this year is another … Continue reading

Birds of the World – Magnificent Riflebird

Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven. (Psa 148:13 KJV) The Magnificent Riflebird is a member of the Paradisaeidae – Birds-of-paradise Family. They are a family of birds that really showcase the Lord’s Creative Hand. The Magnificent Riflebird (Ptiloris magnificus) is a medium-sized (up … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Laughingthrush

Sunday Inspiration – Laughingthrush

Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful. And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the manner of some, but exhorting one another, and so much the more as … Continue reading