LandMarks Magazine Contents

2016 June

Editorial – The Work in the Cities

“It is God’s design that our people should locate outside the cities, and from these outposts warn the cities, and raise in them memorials for God. There must be a force of influence in the cities, that the message of warning shall be heard … .”

Identification Mark

We first need to know who the beast is so we can avoid his mark. Then we need to understand what the seal of God is and how to receive it.

Made Perfect in Weakness

The glorious good news of the gospel is this: No matter what situation you are in, no matter how many problems surround you, no matter how many weaknesses and infirmities you have, God has a way to use you right where you are with all the difficulties and problems that beset and upset you. God ... Read more

Judgment Day–Are You Ready?

"...How important,...that every mind contemplate often the solemn scene when the judgment shall sit and the books shall be opened, when, with Daniel, every individual must stand in his lot, at the end of the days.”

Children’s Story – Child at Prayer

A beautiful sight it was, that child at prayer, in the midst of the busy, thoughtless throng. He alone, of this worldly multitude, drew nigh to heaven.

Current Events – Pope insists conscience, not rules, must lead faithful

Pope Francis insisted that individual conscience be the guiding principle for Catholics negotiating the complexities of sex, marriage and family life...

Keys to the Storehouse – Step Fast, But Not Back

Now is not the time to be going backward. There is no time to reverse our direction or step back from that narrow path leading to the heavenly country.

Inspiration – Some Who Will Not Be There

Saul knew that in this last act, of consulting the witch of Endor, he cut the last shred which held him to God. He knew that if he had not before willfully separated himself from God, this act sealed that separation, and made it final. He had made an agreement with death,...

Q & A – What does it mean to ” succor ” (Hebrews 2:18)?

“Succor” means to relieve; it is help rendered in danger, difficulty, or distress.

Health – Save that Garlic Sprout

“They found that garlic sprouted for five days had higher antioxidant activity than fresher, younger bulbs, and it had different metabolites, suggesting that it also makes different substances."

Sermon on the Mount Series – Mercy Triumphs

If we are unmerciful, then we cannot obtain mercy ourselves. Jesus said, “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.” In this beatitude, there is restated by Jesus, not something new, but an old truth,...

Food – The Purple Eggplant

Eggplant is a good source of fiber, and is rich in vitamins B1, B3 and B6. B vitamins play an essential role in the proper function of the central nervous system, energy production, hormone balance and healthy liver function.

Recipe – Eggplant and Broccoli Stir Fry

Bible Study Guides – May I Have Your Attention?

June 26, 2016 - July 2, 2016-How has God tried to get the attention of various people in the past? How is God trying to get our attention today?

Bible Study Guides – Practical Listening

July 3, 2016 - July 9, 2016-“We need to have far less confidence in what man can do and far more confidence in what God can do for every believing soul. He longs to have you reach after Him by faith. He longs to have you expect great things from Him. He longs to give ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – God’s Voice in Nature

July 10, 2016 - July 16, 2016-“Look at the wonderful and beautiful things of nature. … The sunshine and the rain, that gladden and refresh the earth, the hills and seas and plains, all speak to us of the Creator’s love.”

Bible Study Guides – God’s Ambassadors

July 17, 2016 - July 23, 2016-“Kindly, earnestly, tenderly, parents are to work for their children, cultivating every good trait and repressing every evil trait which develops in the character.”

Bible Study Guides – God’s Voice in the Church

July 24, 2016 - July 30, 2016-“Every church member should understand that God is the One to Whom to look for an understanding of individual duty. It is right that brethren counsel together; but when men arrange just what their brethren shall do, let them answer that they have chosen the Lord as their counselor."

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