LandMarks Magazine Contents

1999 April

Editorial – Purification of the Church, Part III

Question: How does the work of purification begin in the church? "Let the churches who claim to believe the truth, who are advocating the law of God, keep that law and depart from all iniquity.

Is Exact Obedience Necessary?

Exact obedience does not earn salvation, but the gift of salvation is not given to those who are rebellious against God and are not particular to obey Him.

The Second Coming of Christ

The glory revealed in the Second Coming will surpass anything that has ever been beheld by mortal eyes. "Christ will come in His own glory, in the glory of His Father,...

The Road to the Inquisition

Has Adventism begun down the road to the inquisition? We will begin our investigation with the General Conference Session in 1888.

The Alpha and the Omega of Apostasy, Part I

It was in this context that Ellen White talked about the Alpha and Omega of apostasy. She wrote, "We have now before us the alpha of this danger. The omega will be of a most startling nature."

Report on the Lawsuit Against Raphael Perez

It is with regret and sadness that we share this report regarding the lawsuit filed by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists against Raphael Perez and the Eternal Gospel Church of Laymen Seventh-day Adventists.

Food for Life – Sedentary Workers

Here is a suggestion for all whose work is sedentary or chiefly mental; let those who have sufficient moral courage and self-control try it: At each meal take only two or three kinds of simple food, and eat no more than is required to satisfy hunger.

Recipe – Millet Pudding

Place in Blender: 3 cups cooked millet 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 cup honey Then add enough soy milk or cashew milk to soften to a pudding consistency. Pour enough Grape Nuts in a baking dish to make a one-inch layer and then add the pudding. Bake on a low heat in the oven for about ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – “WAR IN HEAVEN”

What was the outcome of the war in heaven? Revelation 12: 8, 9. NOTE: "Even when it was decided that he could no longer remain in heaven, Infinite Wisdom did not destroy Satan.

Bible Study Guides – “ALL HAVE SINNED”

God declared, ‘The soul that sinneth, it shall die.’ And, apart from the plan of redemption, human beings are doomed to death. ‘All have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.’


"Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?" Romans 6:16.


"THEY THAT ARE CHRIST’S AT HIS COMING" How did Job express his confidence in the resurrection? Job 19:25, 27. When will the dead in Christ be raised? 1 Corinthians 15:23, 52; 1 Thessalonians 4:16.


"But speak thou the things which become sound doctrine." Titus 2:1. INTRODUCTION: "God sets before man life and death. He can have his choice. Many desire life, but still continue to walk in the broad road.

All Bible texts, unless appearing in quoted references or otherwise identified, are from the New King James Version.