LandMarks Magazine Contents

2011 June

Editor’s Letter – The Standard

In this world there are standards. There are standards for weights and volume measurements, for length, and also standard measurements of time. Without standards there would be chaos. Without standards in the spiritual world there is also disorder and chaos.

Why Do You Believe What You Believe?

Before the law was ever given at Mt. Sinai, there is much evidence that all ten of the commandments were in existence. Genesis 2:1-3 says, “Thus the heavens and the earth, and all the host of them, were finished. And on the seventh day God ended His work which He had done,...

Four Great Signs

Christ revealed the signs that would herald His second coming. John the Revelator watched as Christ opened the sixth seal recorded in Revelation 6:12, 13. The signs revealed to John in these verses are God’s announcement to the world that the time has arrived for Jesus to prepare to come to this earth again,...

The Creation of Man

By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the hosts of them by the breath of his mouth.” Psalm 33:6. All of creation was made by God. He spoke, and with authority commanded the light to shine out of darkness.

Heath – Is Soy Dangerous?

We have heard people say, “Watch out for soy.” “Soy will cause this, that, and the other thing,” and “If you are eating soy, you will have some very bad things happen to you.” There are some websites that give information that sounds very good, causing people to wonder about soy and soy products.

Lifestyle – Air-Sweet Blessing

Every body function that is carried on is directly related to the life of the cells, which are the basic units of every part of the body. Without oxygen, cells die within three to four minutes. Not only will cells die when there is no oxygen, but they do not perform well, are damaged, and ... Read more

Keys to the Storehouse – The Weights, the Cross and the Yoke

Jesus says, “If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me.” Luke 9:23. He also says, “Take My yoke upon you” [Matthew 11:29]. What are the cross and the yoke?

Children’s Story – A Horse and the Hand of God

Immediately, the colt quietly dropped his head, stopped, and stood perfectly still. Now, you need to know that only a very relaxed, calm horse will stand quietly with his head dropped.

Inspiration – The Elijah Prophecy

Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord: And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.” Malachi 4:5, 6.

Food Page – Gluten Free

What is gluten? Most people can easily go through life never knowing—or caring—about gluten. For those who can’t eat it, however, it is foremost in their minds. But just what is it? From a technical standpoint, gluten is actually a storage protein of wheat.

Recipe – Zucchini with Quinoa Stuffing

½ cup quinoa, rinsed ½ cup almonds, chopped 4 medium zucchini 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 15 ounce can cannellini beans, rinsed 1 cup grape or cherry tomatoes, quartered 4 tablespoons olive oil ¾ cup grated Parmesan flavored soy topping Heat oven to 400 degrees. In a large saucepan, combine the quinoa and 1 cup ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – The Greatest Evidence

June 26, 2011 - July 2, 2011 - No member of the family can enclose himself within himself, where other members of the family shall not feel his influence and spirit. The very expression of the countenance has an influence for good or evil. His spirit, his words, his actions, his attitude toward others, are ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – How Can We Be a Demonstration?

July 3, 2011 - July 9, 2011 - How should we view children? Psalm 127:3. Note: “Christ placed such a high estimate upon your children that He gave His life for them. Treat them as the purchase of His blood.”

Bible Study Guides – What Is Needed

July 10, 2011 - July 16, 2011 - How can we have the patience to exercise when circumstances and individuals test us? Luke 21:19; Matthew 7:7. Note: “Self denial, self-sacrifice, benevolence, kindness, love, patience, fortitude, and Christian trust are the daily fruits borne by those who are truly connected with God.

Bible Study Guides – God’s Description

July 17, 2011 - July 23, 2011 - How did Abraham order his household? Genesis 18:19; 26:5. What promise was given to him and to us if we follow the same guidelines? Genesis 28:14; Galatians 3:6–9.

Bible Study Guides – God’s Order

July 24, 2011 - July 30, 2011 - Whom is the husband to represent to his family? Ephesians 5:25, 28, 29, 33. Note: “Husbands should study the pattern and seek to know what is meant by the symbol presented in Ephesians, the relation Christ sustains to the church. The husband is to be as a ... Read more

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