LandMarks Magazine Contents

1999 February

Editorial – Purification of the Church, Part I

What is involved in the purification of the church? How does it happen? And why is it necessary? We will look at the last question first.

Christ Our Helper

In the future life we shall understand things that here greatly perplexed us. We shall realize how strong a Helper we had and how angels of God were commissioned to guard us as we followed the counsel of the Word of God.

How to Be Among the 144,000, Part I

I want to look at how we can be among the 144,000. This is a very important topic for us to study because inspiration has told us that we should "strive with all the power that God has given us to be among the hundred and forty-four thousand."

The Appearance of Defeat

At this time Christ’s work bore the appearance of cruel defeat. He had been victor in the controversy with the priests and Pharisees, but it was evident that they would never receive Him as the Messiah.

The Battle of Armageddon

The battle of Armageddon is soon to be fought. He on whose vesture is written the name, King of kings, and Lord of lords, is soon to lead forth the armies of heaven.

A New Day Dawns

These three men joined together and published a paper called the Day-Dawn. It was one of a number of Adventist journals that were published following the Disappointment.

Children’s Story – He Stood the Test

"No, Mama," said the little man, looking wistfully after his mother as the conductor pulled the strap, the driver unscrewed his brake, and the horses, shaking their bells, trotted off with the car.

Food for Life – Discard Flesh Meats

Many who discard flesh meats and other gross and injurious articles think that because their food is simple and wholesome they may indulge appetite without restraint, and they eat to excess, sometimes to gluttony. This is an error.

Recipe – White Sauce

1 1/2 T. Arrowroot powder 1 t. chicken style seasoning 1 c. cashew milk 1/2 t. sea salt Put Arrowroot powder (or cornstarch) into sauce pan and gradually add milk, stirring until well blended. Cook over low heat until thickened, and add seasoning. Serve over vegetables.

Bible Study Guides – “No Prophecy of the Scripture is of Any Private Interpretation”

"Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the Scripture is of any private interpretation." 2 Peter 1:20. "As we near the close of this world’s history, the prophecies recorded by Daniel demand our special attention, as they relate to the very time in which we are living."

Bible Study Guides – “He That Heareth the Word, and Understandeth It”

"But he that received seed into the good ground is he that heareth the word, and understandeth it; which also beareth fruit, and bringeth forth, some an hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty." Matthew13:23.

Bible Study Guides – “To Withstand in the Evil Day”

...if they could understand the wonderful work of God for the rescue of souls from the bondage of sin, and the constant exercise of His power for their protection from the malice of the evil one, they would be better prepared to withstand the devices of Satan.

Bible Study Guides – “They Overcame Him by the Blood of the Lamb and by the Word of Their Testimony”

"The work of gaining salvation is one of co-partnership, a joint operation. There is to be co-operation between God and the repentant sinner." Acts of the Apostles, 482. "Your only hope and salvation is in overcoming as Christ overcame." Testimonies, vol. 3, 457.

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