Birds of the Bible – Worry and Ravens

Better than the Birds Luke 12:6-31 Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows 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 with the … Continue reading

Updated to the I.O.C. Version 3.5

Out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the air, and brought them to Adam to see what he would call them. And whatever Adam called each living creature, that was its name. (Genesis 2:19 NKJV) The newest update for the I.O.C. Version 3.5 came out … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Tooth-billed Bowerbird II

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Tooth-billed Bowerbird ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 10/9/13 At the weekend, I followed some friends for an overnight stay at Paluma, the small village in highland rainforest about 60km north of Townsville. and they took me to view 4 display courts of the Tooth-billed Bowerbird near the village … Continue reading

Birdwatching Reviews – Miscellaneous

He hath made his wonderful works to be remembered: the LORD is gracious and full of compassion. (Psalms 111:4 KJV) Thank all of you who have been checking out the reviews the last few days. Today will be the last of my “coasting mode” as the stitches are supposed to be removed later today. Also, … Continue reading

Birdwatching Reviews – Guest Writers

He has made His wonderful works to be remembered; the Lord is gracious, merciful, and full of loving compassion. (Psalms 111:4 AMP) While we are reviewing while I am still in the “coasting mode“, today let’s review the various Regular and Guest Writers. I am so thankful for all of them and especially two who … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Review II

Birds of the Bible – Review II

I will remember the works of the LORD: surely I will remember thy wonders of old. I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of thy doings. (Psalms 77:11-12 KJV) In 2008 Birds of the Bible – Review was written. Needless to say, many more articles have been added since then. Please take … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows

Birds of the Bible – Worry and Sparrows

While listening to Wisdom For The Heart on BBN (Bible Broadcasting Network) last week, I heard this message by Pastor Stephen Davey and wanted to share it. His message was “Better than the Birds” and of course it caught my attention. There are four parts, but I am only sharing the introduction and part one … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Freckled Duck

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Freckled Duck ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 9/30/13 Several friends have inquired how I got on with the quest for Freckled Duck photos a fortnight ago, so here it is as bird of the week as it’s a rare and unusual duck, even if these ones didn’t want … Continue reading

Birds of the Bible – Bitterns in Zephaniah

And flocks shall lie down in the midst of her, all the beasts of the nations: both the cormorant and the bittern shall lodge in the upper lintels of it; their voice shall sing in the windows; desolation shall be in the thresholds: for he shall uncover the cedar work. (Zephaniah 2:14 KJV) This verse in … Continue reading

Bible Birds – Bittern I

Bible Birds – Bittern I

In North America we have the American Bittern (23” with a 42-50” wingspan) and Least Bittern (11-14” with a 16-18” wingspan). Both dwell in marsh or wetland habitats and are very difficult to find. God has designed them with plumage and behavior (standing very still with the head pointing up) that helps camouflage them. They … Continue reading