The mother of all bees I have seen so far! I estimated it to be about 1 1/4" long - that's a big ol' bee!
Then I mosied along to the purple hibiscus and pink roses in the garden:
To quote from a worship song we sing, "Awesome is the Lord most high!" (thanks, Chris Tomlin!)
Have a beautiful week!!
"But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy,
made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions—
it is by grace you have been saved."