AWAKE! No. 5 2017 | When Disaster Strikes—Steps That Can Save Lives
Why is it important to prepare for disasters?
The Bible says: “The shrewd person sees the danger and conceals himself, but the inexperienced keep right on going and suffer the consequences.”—Proverbs 27:12.
This magazine highlights what we should do before, during, and after a disaster.
These tips could save your life and the lives of others.
Consider three areas in which you may be able to use energy more wisely—home, transportation, and daily activities.
THE BIBLE'S VIEWPOINT
In ancient times, the Israelites waged war in the name of God. Does that mean that God approves of modern warfare?
HELP FOR THE FAMILY
Many young people get a thrill out of testing their limits—sometimes in very risky ways. Are you tempted to join in?
LANDS AND PEOPLES
In times gone by, Kazakhs lived as nomads and dwelled in yurts. How does the modern lifestyle of these people reflect their ancestral traditions?
WAS IT DESIGNED?
The shape and structure of seashells serve to protect the mollusks that live inside them.