LandMarks Magazine Contents

2011 July

Editorial – The Standard, Part II

Just as an inaccurate standard of time or length or weight will produce serious consequences, an inaccurate moral standard will produce serious moral consequences.  “A wrong conception of the character, the perpetuity, and the obligation of the divine law has led to errors in relation to conversion and sanctification,...

The Opportunity of a Lifetime

It is most important to prepare spiritually for the times that are coming on this earth before Jesus comes. “When the reasoning of philosophy has banished the fear of God’s judgments; when religious teachers are pointing forward to long ages of peace and prosperity, and the world are absorbed in their rounds of business and ... Read more

Acceptance with God

For those who ask “Has God accepted me?” or, “Will God receive me if and when I come to Him?” I would answer with a question, as Christ often did when questioned by His doubters: Will you accept, or receive, that which you have bought?

The Mighty Angel of Revelation 10

Notice the mighty angel in verse 1 was robed in a cloud, with a rainbow above his head; his face was like the sun, and his legs were like fiery pillars. Compare this description with the one given in Revelation 1:13, 15, 16 at the time when Jesus was inaugurated as our High Priest in ... Read more

Our Past History – First Angel

“We have nothing to fear for the future, except as we shall forget the way the Lord has led us, and His teaching in our past history.” Because these messages are very broad, in this study we will reflect only upon the first angel.

Lifestyle – Perfect Circulation

A sedentary life lessens circulation, endangering abundant health. Exercise and fresh air both stimulate the respiratory and cardiovascular systems, bringing much needed oxygen, nutrition and life to every cell in the body.

Keys to the Storehouse – Ye Know Not What Ye Ask

When you ask the Lord for patience, are you sure you know what you are asking for? How is patience gained? “Be still and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10). Is it not through trials and tribulations? To wait is the test for many who are impatient.

The Health Reform

Adam and Eve fell through intemperate appetite. Christ came and withstood the fiercest temptation of Satan and, in behalf of the race, overcame appetite, showing that man may overcome.

Health – Cancer’s New Status

The diagnosis of cancer strikes fear in the minds of millions of people worldwide every year.1 For many years heart disease was labeled as the number one killer in the United States, but recently that has changed. In January 2005, cancer surpassed heart disease as the number one killer of Americans under 85 years.2

Customs of Bible Times – The Sacred Duty of Hospitality

When a guest is received into an Eastern home, bowing between the guests and host is quite apt to take place. In Western lands such bowing would be of the head only, but in the East there is a more expressive custom of saluting with the head erect and the body a little inclined forward, ... Read more

Children’s Story – What Happened at a Funeral?

Many years ago, James and Ellen White, while traveling, attended a funeral. Elder White had just finished speaking and his wife was sharing about the joyous reunion of loved ones at Jesus’ return when suddenly, she paused. Those listening looked up, wondering.

Food – Shaving Salt from Your Diet

The amount of salt we ingest has a direct effect on our blood pressure. Salt makes our body retain water, which increases the volume of our blood, which increases the pressure in our veins and arteries.

Recipe – Garden Gazpacho

½ cup corn (cooked) ½ cup cucumber (diced) 1 yellow or red tomato (seeded, chopped) 2 cups low-sodium VI Vegetable Juice 1 cup zucchini (raw, chopped) 2 teaspoons lime juice ½ cup diced carrots (cooked ‘til crunchy tender) 2 Tablespoons fresh basil or parsley ½ cup peas (cooked) 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper Mix all ingredients ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – God’s Order Extended

July 31, 2011 - August 6, 2011 - What do all of us need in our relationships both in the family and in the church? Psalm 133:1; Ephesians 4:2, 3. Note: “Parents are to work together as a unit. There must be no division.

Bible Study Guides – The Church in Our Home

August 7, 2011 - August 13, 2011 - Solomon says, ‘Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it’ [Proverbs 22:6]. This language is positive. The training which Solomon enjoins is to direct, educate, and develop.

Bible Study Guides – A Paradise on Earth

August 14, 2011 - August 20, 2011 - “Home should be made all that the word implies. It should be a little heaven upon earth, a place where the affections are cultivated instead of being studiously repressed.”

Bible Study Guides – God’s Tools

August 21, 2011 - August 27, 2011 - “There is no education to be gained higher than that given to the early disciples, and which is revealed to us through the word of God. To gain the higher education means to follow this word implicitly; it means to walk in the footsteps of Christ, to ... Read more

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