ODB: The Language Of Whistling

ODB: The Language Of Whistling

On La Gomera, one of the smallest of the Canary Islands, a language that sounds like a bird song is being revived. In a land of deep valleys and steep ravines, schoolchildren and tourists are learning how whistling was once used to communicate for distances up to 2 miles. One goat herder who is using this ancient language once again to communicate with his flock said, “They recognize my whistle

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ODB: A Perfect Fit

ODB: A Perfect Fit

January 11, 2012 READ: Ephesians 2:1-10 Those who have believed in God should be careful to maintain good works. —Titus 3:8 “What kind of skill set do you bring?” That question, posed in a job interview, was intended to determine if my friend would be a good fit for a position. My friend quickly did […]

ODJ: obedience

ODJ: obedience

January 11, 2012 When Jesus’ parents had fulfilled all the requirements of the law of the Lord, they returned home to Nazareth in Galilee (v.39).   READ: Luke 2:21-24,39 Christmas has come and gone. The decorations that decked the shopping centres and churches have been taken down. And the Christmas tree in your living room has […]