LandMarks Magazine Contents

2007 February

Editorial – Our Great Need

We should know what we must do to be saved. We should not, my brethren and sisters, float along with the popular current. Our present work is to come out from the world and be separate.

Obstacles, Pt. I

Trials and obstacles are God’s chosen methods of discipline and the appointed conditions of success, and if you are going through severe trials and obstacles, that means that God has something wonderful in store for you when you get past them. Study your Bible; study the great men of the Bible.

The More Excellent Ministry, Part I

The Book of Hebrews contains a lot of information in an area to which we need to give a little thought. This article will address the Christology of the Book of Hebrews, the Christology of the apostle Paul in Hebrews.

The Pool of Bethesda, Part III

A third type of person was at the pool of Bethesda. John 5:3 identifies the impotent, the blind, and the halt. When you think of the word halt, you perhaps think of lame, but I would invite you to consider another meaning for it: “to stop or to be motionless.”

Vain Promises of the World

We speak often about the promises of God, and we should, but do you know that the devil has promises too? Here the devil is promising, we could say, a safe trip; a safe journey without being shipwrecked; a safe trip in violation of what God had said.

If the Foundations be Destroyed, Part I

Psalm 11:3 asks, “If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?” If the foundations are being destroyed in a country or in a church, what should the righteous do? There is only one thing to do! We must stick to the original foundation. We must not get off that foundation. We must not ... Read more

Children’s Story – The Coal Basket

The grandfather quietly turned from putting coal in the stove and said, “Take this coal basket down to the river and bring back a basket of water.”

The Pen of Inspiration – “Thou Shalt Love Thy Neighbor”

The command, "Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself," is disregarded; we fail to respect the rights of our fellow-men. Self, highly estimated, calls for recognition, and we listen to its voice, walking far apart from those we should help, not regarding their wants and woes.

Restoring the Temple – Is Milk Necessary? Pt. II

It is important to realize that milk is not the only food containing calcium, and instead there are other dietary sources from which the calcium is better utilized by the body.

Nature Nugget – Autumn Leaves

Every autumn, in temperate regions around the world, the leaves of deciduous trees undergo a transformation of color that can be quite spectacular. Leaves that spent the previous spring and summer in various shades of green now turn to brilliant shades of yellow, orange, and red.

Question – “Pray without ceasing.” How is this possible?

Question: The Bible says, in 1 Thessalonians 5:17, “Pray without ceasing.” How is this possible? I have a husband and three children and a home to care for.

Food for Life – Cancer Can Be Prevented, Pt. I

Avoiding known risk factors for cancer and adapting agents that help the body fight against cancer can prevent most forms of cancers. It has been estimated that 80 to 90 percent of cancer is due to environmental factors.

Recipe – Wakey Cake

The following recipe is one of the favorite desserts from the 2006 Steps to Life Camp Meeting. Wacky Cake 3 cups flour 1-1/2 cups sugar 1/3 cup carob powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 Tablespoons Featherweight Baking Powder 2 cups water 1/2 cup oil 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 Tablespoons lemon juice 2 to 3 cups chopped ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – “Fear God and Give Glory to Him”

February 25, 2007 - March 3, 2007 - By the first angel, men are called upon to ‘fear God, and give glory to Him’ [Revelation 14:7] and to worship Him as the Creator of the heavens and the earth. In order to do this, they must obey His law.

Bible Study Guides – “The Hour of His Judgment Is Come”

March 4, 2007 - March 10, 2007 - “Fear God, and give glory to him; for the hour of his judgment is come: and worship him that made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and the fountains of waters.” Revelation 14:7.

Bible Study Guides – In the Heavenly Sanctuary

March 11, 2007 - March 17, 2007 - As the earthly sanctuary was cleansed and the sins were removed, what must also be done in the heavenly sanctuary, and when? Daniel 8:14; Hebrews 9:23.

Bible Study Guides – The Second Angel’s Message

March 18, 2007 - March 24, 2007 - “And there followed another angel, saying, Babylon is fallen, is fallen, that great city, because she made all nations drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.” Revelation 14:8.

Bible Study Guides – The Third Angel’s Message

March 25, 2007 - March 31, 2007 - What is the essence of the third angel’s message? Revelation 14:9, 10. note: “In contrast to those who keep the commandments of God and have the faith of Jesus, the third angel points to another class, against whose errors a solemn and fearful warning is uttered: [Revelation ... Read more

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