Do you know where your rooster is?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by wornoutmomto3, Feb 25, 2015.

  1. wornoutmomto3

    wornoutmomto3 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 6, 2014
    My Coop
    It is a still dark out and the clock hasn't even reached 4:30 yet, when the peaceful quiet is interrupted by the crow of a bantam rooster. This is not the earliest of his wake-up calls. In fact I think he may have over slept a bit. Usually at this time of the morning I am sound asleep, wrapped in two or three cozy blankets. Not this morning, however. Pressing issues have kept me awake through the night and the cheerful morning greeting has broken through my sleep deprived haze.
    God has blessed me and my family with the ability and resources to raise a flock of chickens. I thank Him daily for this blessing. On days/nights like this one He uses a simple crowing rooster to remind me that we are blessed. His provision surrounds us even when life seems to weigh us down.
  2. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 9, 2013
    Northern Virginia
  3. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    Your ability to recognize these blessings will help get you through the hard times.
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    What a lovely way to look at life!! Enjoy your flock and your rooster!! :)

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