Monthly Archives: May 2011

ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL

This delightful old praise hymn lends itself well to illustration.  Although the page needs lots more pictures, I published it last Friday so we could have it for Sabbath.   Maybe I’ll never finish it,  just keep adding more things bright … Continue reading

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ADDIE-TUDE’S ADDITUDE REGARDING HER FOLLOWERS

Followers… Yep, I deserve them and therefore I expect them.  I have a bunch. And, as anyone can tell you, I’m a pretty tough act to follow. It all started with Nanny, of course.  Seems that she’s always been there. … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH (LOVE LETTERS FROM GOD)

Jesus leaves love letters all around, abundantly, and often in surprising places. You pass them every day, waiting to touch your heart. A child’s face.  A friend’s hug.  A special song. So look for them. Look for them this Sabbath … Continue reading

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FOURTH PEREGRINE FALCON EGG HATCHES AT BOISE NEST

The title above refers to May 17.  Right now, at 6:30 p.m. May 19, the parent on the nest appears to be huddled around the babies, his/her feathers ruffling wildly in the brisk wind.  The chicks can’t regulate their own … Continue reading

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PEREGRINE PROGRESS IN BOISE

17 May The fourth chick hatched about 1:30 p.m. today. Below in blue is today’s news release on the Peregrine webcam in Boise.  Very interesting.  The photo above is from their link.  The webcam is down right now, but they’re … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH (FLOWERING DOGWOODS)

Dogwoods in the Walla Walla Valley are wonderful right now.   Although some trees took a little beating from the harsh winter, the bloom is wonderful as usual.  These trees brighten Pioneer Park, a great place for a Sabbath afternoon … Continue reading

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DECORAH IOWA EAGLES ARE TAKING A NAP AND OTHER BIRD NEWS

Don’t you often wonder what wild animals do at night?  I do.  As this post is readied for publication, it is nighttime in Iowa (here too).  The webcam shows that the parent on the Decorah Eagle Nest has tucked his/her head under a wing, and … Continue reading

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