I'm a pastor, birder, writer, and word-maker-upper in Charlotte, North Carolina. I write about birds as illustrations and metaphors of the life of faith in Jesus. READ MORE...
The Common Nightingale is the national bird of Ukraine. Being a relatively small bird with a disproportionately powerful voice, it's a perfect image for Ukraine in this moment in history. Pray for Ukraine, and help where you can. Here's one ministry faithfully serving the needs of Ukrainians in hostile areas, and those evacuating to neighboring countries. Give if you're able.
Ornitheology was featured on Joni Eareckson Tada's Joni and Friends radio show on March 18. Listen to her four-minute encouragement based on the "Arctic Tern" post. Joni graciously encouraged her listeners to "join the chatter, and learn what the God of the Bible has to teach us through these delightful birds and more." Thank you, Joni, honorary ornitheologist!
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