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Lighthouse Trails Research Journal 2 Contents in this issue . . . An Overlooked Reason For I Kissed Dating Goodbye Author Josh Harris’ Departure From the Christian Faith/1 Atonement Rejected! /1 Calvinism: Changing the Meaning of Words to Promote a Theory/7 Are the “Supreme Beings” of the Nations the True God?/10 A Berean Exercise—Christian Magazines and an Example of Lacking Discernment/16 Patiently Waiting and Enduring Through It All/19 Letters to the Editor/22 We hope you find the content in the Journal help- Lighthouse Trails Publishing, Inc. ful and thought-provoking. If you have any sugges- “A light shining in the darkness” tions or ideas on how we can make this publication Copyright 2002-2019 even better, please don’t hesitate to let us know. Our desire is that we lift up the name of Jesus Christ, turn to the Word of God, edify the body of Christ, and share the Gospel with those who have not yet come into the kingdom of God (through salvation by faith in Jesus Christ by His grace). Editors at Lighthouse Trails Publishing Photos used in this Journal are either from, the public domain, or used in accordance with the U.S. Fair Use Act. SUBSCRIPTIONS: The Lighthouse Trails Research Journal is subscription based. The subscription cost is $15 per year for U.S.A. addresses, $29 for Canada addresses, and $42 for other international addresses. You can subscribe at any time during the year, and this will entitle you to 12 months worth (6 issues) of the Journal. Back issues of the Journal can also be purchased for $3 each (U.S.), $5 (CA), and $8 each (International). There are no additional mailing costs for the Journal. All the prices above include those. RENEWING YOUR SUBSCRIPTION: You may renew your subscription at any time. You can use the form that came with this journal (mark the right box at the bottom of the page), or you can call our toll free order line—866/876-3910 (US & CA), or you can go to You can also mail in your renewal. OUR WEBSITES: Current News Clips—Affecting the Church and the World/24 Lighthouse Trails Publishing: Lighthouse Trails Research & News: Lighthouse Trails Research Blog: The Shepherd’s Garden: Mission Work through Bryce Homes: (a UTT site) Something About Us/26 FREE THINGS: New Book Release—War Against the Saints/30 Topical Booklets/33 Links and Resources/35 Apostasy: Broken Lives and Shattered Faith Versus Those Who Resist/36 1. “From the Lighthouse” e-newsletter (delivered to your e-mail box). 2. Free color catalog—write to us, or go to to request. 3. Check out our free sample chapters of many of our books on our website. 4. If you would like to try some free Bible verse tea samples (from our division The Shepherd’s Garden), just write to us at the address below, and we will gladly send you some. 5. If you are a regular Lighthouse Trails customer of our products, you have learned that we very often include something complimentary in your order. We hope these free items have been a blessing. Lighthouse Trails Publishing Lighthouse Trails Research Project CONTACT E-MAIL ADDRESSES: P.O. Box 908 General: Eureka, Montana 59917 Orders: Office: 406/889-3610 Manuscripts: Fax: 406/889-3633 Feedback: Customer Service: Toll Free Order Line: 866/876-3910 WANT TO GIVE A FRIEND A YEAR SUBSCRIPTION TO THE JOURNAL? If you would like to buy a gift subscription for a friend, family member, pastor, or acquaintance, just send us the person(s) name(s) (you can use the envelope provided in this journal if you like) along with a $15 check or money order ($29 for Canada; $42 for other international) for each yearly subscription. Volume 7—No. 5 SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2019