LandMarks Magazine Contents

2008 October

Food – Chew? Why?

“Chew your food well; there are no teeth in your stomach!” We have all heard our parents tell us to chew well, but inevitably, as with any curious child (or adult), up pops the question “why?”

Recipe – Pineapple Tofu Cheesecake

20 oz. can of crushed pineapple w/juice ½ cup Pineapple Juice Concentrate 3 ½ Tbsp. Agar-Agar  1/3 cup Honey 2 12.3 oz. pkgs. Mori Nu Silken Tofu,   extra firm Rind of ½ Lemon or ½ tsp. Lemon Extract ½ tsp. salt   Combine crushed pineapple with Agar-Agar in saucepan over low heat, stirring constantly.  Blend ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – God’s Love Pt.2

October 26, 2008 - November 1, 2008 - According to the Bible, how many people are included in God’s love? John 3:16; Psalm 145:9. Note: “Christ by His human relationship to men drew them close to God...."

Bible Study Guides – God’s Love in the Family

November 2, 2008 - November 8, 2008 - The children are to be instructed with kindness … Let parents teach the love of God in such a way that it will be a pleasant theme in the family circle,...

Bible Study Guides – God’s Love in the Church

November 8, 2008 - November 14, 2008 - In the church of God today brotherly love is sadly lacking. Many who profess to love the Saviour do not love one another. Unbelievers are watching to see if the faith of professed Christians...

Bible Study Guides – God’s Love in the Church Pt.2

November 15, 2008 - November 21, 2008 - That man only who has unselfish love for his brother has true love for God. The true Christian will not willingly permit the soul in peril and need to go unwarned, uncared for.

Bible Study Guides – God’s Love in the Church—Hospitality

November 22, 2008 - November 28, 2008 - The Bible lays much stress upon the practice of hospitality. Not only does it enjoin hospitality as a duty, but it presents many beautiful pictures of the exercise of this grace and the blessings which it brings.

Editorial – Without Knowing It

Looking down to the end of the millennium, the prophet wrote, concerning the lost, “It is now evident to all that the wages of sin is not noble independence and eternal life, but slavery, ruin, and death.

The Judgment

Somewhere in the Bible there must be a time pointed out as to when the judgment is going to begin. Paul tells us in Acts 17:31, “He has appointed a day on which he will judge the world in righteousness.” God has had to put the date for the judgment some place in the Bible, ... Read more

Prerequisites of Unity

The first thing that is essential to unity is repentance....Unity will never be obtained without repentance, and true repentance will always be followed by confession.

Unmistakable Signs of the Times

The signs of the times are fast fulfilling. We do not know the day or the hour of Christ’s Second Coming, but we do know from the parable of the fig tree that...

Thoughts on Thoughts

Our thoughts are the seeds from which everything else in our lives spring forth, and only by dwelling on the fruits of Christ can we produce His fruits.

The Pen of Inspiration – Christian Soldiers

The Master calls for gospel workers. Who will respond? All who enter the army are not to be generals, captains, sergeants, or even corporals.

Question and Answer – Eradicating Selfishness and Pride

How do I eradicate selfishness and pride? Selfishness and pride are natural human frailties. We each have a sinful nature to battle against. (See Romans 7 and 8.)

Nature – Katydids

The name “katydid,” originated in North America where there are about 255 species. Male katydids have sound-producing organs on the hind angles of their front wings.

Health – Process This

This does not mean that refining of our food is wrong—just that we need to understand exactly what we are doing and not allow this refined food to become a major part of our diet.

Children’s Story – Nathan Hale

Though the tension was as tight as a stretched rubber band, Nathan Hale stood with complete composure. “My dear fellow patriots!” At this, all commotion stopped.

Christians and Cars

“Being in church doesn’t make you any more a Christian than being in a garage makes you a mechanic.” This thought, taken most literally, is true. A pagan could walk into a sanctuary and sit among us, sing our hymns, listen to a sermon, and we would never know.

Keeping Up with the Light

This concept that spiritual light is moving and the person who does not keep walking in the light finds himself in the dark explains many spiritual phenomena that are happening all around us that otherwise would be very confusing.

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