LandMarks Magazine Contents

2022 July

Editorial – About Not Giving Up

Thomas Edison’s teachers thought him to be a failure in school and that he would never amount to much. But Edison had a quality of mind his teachers didn’t see—he didn’t give up.

The Heavenly Citizen

If you have been baptized, your citizenship is in heaven right now, and if you are saved, then one day you will become a physical inhabitant of heaven. Let’s look at the characteristics of the heavenly citizen...

Divine Help – Needed and Promised

“The Lord says, ‘Call upon Me in the day of trouble.’ Psalm 50:15. He invites us to present to Him our perplexities and necessities, and our need of divine help

He Was Not Mine to Lose

Speaking of her husband, she shared this realization with me, “He was not mine to lose. He belonged to God. He was only lent to me.”

We Are Christ’s Representatives

Let us remember that we are Christ’s representatives, and that we must not, by word or act, offend one another.

Story – Missing Grandpa

Then Rebecca began to cry, too. She knew Grandpa loved Jesus, and she knew that she loved Jesus, so she was sure they would be together in heaven. But she still felt sad about not having Grandpa with her right now.

Together With Him

Wrapping his arm around the young man’s shoulder for support, they completed the final lap together...If we will accept Him as our Educator, if we will make Him our strength and righteousness, He will work in our behalf.

It is Well With My Soul

The original manuscript of It Is Well With My Soul had only four verses, but a fifth verse was later added and the last line of the original song was modified.

Morning Glory Cloud

Morning Glory clouds can appear as one solitary cloud or more frequently as successive waves of up to ten, strung out like rope lines across the landscape.

Health Nugget – Rest

Rest, composed of sleep, relaxation, reflection, and recreation, is as important to our health and wholeness as air, water, nutrition, and exercise.

Who Must Give an Account?

Some people believe that when a person dies, life is over for them....Is it true that someday everyone will have to give an account of themselves?

To Obey God

I couldn’t do anything without trusting in God for help! With this realization, I committed in my heart to do whatever I had to do in order to obey God.

Recipe – Popcorn

The ample dietary fiber and typically low calorie count of popcorn make it easy to understand why many people think of popcorn as a healthy food. And guess what? Properly prepared, it is! “[Popcorn] … is a whole grain, and high-fiber whole grains have been linked to a lower risk of heart disease, diabetes, some ... Read more

Bible Study – Righteousness by Faith

July 31 – August 6, 2022 - Apart from Christ we have no merit, no righteousness. Our sinfulness, our weakness, our human imperfection make it impossible that we should appear before God unless we are clothed in Christ’s spotless righteousness.

Bible Study – Repentance and Conversion

August 7 – 13, 2022 - Genuine, saving faith is inseparable from repentance and conversion, and will manifest the fruits of the Spirit. It is a continual, conscious trust in Jesus.

Bible Study – Christian Perfection

August 14 – 20, 2022 - Once we receive Christ and His truth, what further steps must be taken in order for us to reach perfection? Hebrews 5:12–14; 6:1, 2; 2 Peter 3:18

Bible Study – Christian Temperance

August 21 – 27, 2022 - Temperance in all things of this life is to be taught and practiced. Temperance in eating, drinking, sleeping, and dressing is one of the grand principles of the religious life.

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