LandMarks Magazine Contents

2008 August

Weighed in the Balances

Oh friends, each one of us is coming to our last day in this world, and each one of us is going to be weighed in the balances. Are you getting ready?

Ask For the Old Paths

Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.” Jeremiah 6:16.

What is a Salvation Issue?

What is a salvation issue? From the time that disobedience first entered the perfect and sinless Garden of Eden, man has been asking God that very question in one form or another.

The Three Shakings

Each of us is going to go through a shaking. In fact, I hope that each of you will go through three shakings. First the church shakes. Second, the nations shake. And third, the earth shakes.

The Crisis in Adventism

The devil has a special plan for deceiving Seventh-day Adventists. He is causing a great crisis in Adventism, because he wants to deceive those who have been given the greatest light—the elect.

Pen of Inspiration – The Victorious Life

I know that the Lord is very nigh to give you victory, and I say to you, Be helped, be strengthened, be lifted out of and away from the dark dungeon of unbelief.

Question – What does the Bible mean when it talks about the seal of the living God?

And I saw another angel ascending from the east, having the seal of the living God: and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth and the sea, Saying, Hurt not the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees, till we have sealed the ... Read more

Nature – The Mountain Boomer

The Collared Lizard is the state reptile of Oklahoma where it is fondly known as the “Mountain Boomer”. This name came from the early days when this lizard was mistakenly thought to emit a booming sound that was often heard echoing through the hills where these lizards were common.

Health – Genetic Engineering Pt.2

However, the philosophy of Eugenics did not die. It was simply disguised in other names such as “genetic research,” and later “genetic engineering.”

Children’s Story – Angel of Mercy

Clara Barton seems a very unlikely candidate for the role of a nurse on the front lines of battle. But, through God’s power, those who seem most unfit can be used for the most awesome of tasks. And so it was, whenever someone was in need of help, the timid and shy Clara Barton...

Food – Digestion

The difference in diet is supported by the digestive differences between the herbivore and carnivore. Most people know that digestion begins in the mouth with saliva.

Recipe – Sprouted Lentils

2 cups lentils, sprouted ½ cup onion, chopped fine 1 tsp. salt 1 ¼ cups water Sprout lentils for about five days until they are ½” long. Combine all ingredients in kettle and cook slowly over low heat for approximately 15-20 minutes. Add more water as needed to make a broth. Serve over rice or ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – A New Creation

August 31, 2008 - September 6, 2008 - As the sinner, drawn by the power of Christ, approaches the uplifted cross, and prostrates himself before it, there is a new creation. A new heart is given him. He becomes a new creature in Christ Jesus. Holiness finds that it has nothing more to require.

Bible Study Guides – The True Vine

September 7, 2008 - September 13, 2008 - “ ‘I am the true Vine,’ [John 15:1] He says. Instead of choosing the graceful palm, the lofty cedar, or the strong oak, Jesus takes the vine with its clinging tendrils to represent Himself.

Bible Study Guides – Warning Against Disobedience

September 14, 2008 - September 20, 2008 - Their example is given us as a warning against disobedience, that we may be sure that the wages of sin is death, that God’s retributive justice never fails, and that He exacts from His creatures a strict regard for His commandments.

Bible Study Guides – Victorious Temperance

September 21, 2008 - September 27, 2008 - “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.” Galatians 5:22, 23.

Editorial – The Time of Uncertainty

We are living in times of great uncertainty; economic turmoil has enveloped the entire world, natural disasters are accelarating, and crime rate is increasing.

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