“Contents,” Ensign, Aug. 1980, 1EnsignAugust 1980Volume 10 Number 8ContentsSpecial FeaturesFirst Presidency Message: “We Feel an Urgency”President Spencer W. KimballLeadership at Home and ChurchThe Image of a Church Leader Elder Mark E. PetersenGrandfather’s Goodness Kathleen LubeckContention—And How to Eliminate It A. LaVar ThornockChicken Coop or Church? Influencing Our Children to Righteousness George DurrantHow to Move the Kingdom Elder J. Thomas FyansThe Church’s Years in VietnamR. Lanier Britsch and Richard C. Holloman, Jr.“We Know You’ve Been Curious … But Were Too Polite to Ask”Kathleen P. WhitworthA Covenant People: Old Testament Light on Modern CovenantsDavid J. WhittakerRepentance: A Daily PatternFranklin S. GonzalezLet’s Talk about It: Some Suggestions for Family DiscussionsThe Hardest Truth I Ever Faced (Name withheld by request)The Faithful Young Family: The Parents, Brothers and Sisters of BrighamLeonard J. Arrington and JoAnn JolleySuffering and Song: Edna Coray DyerJoAnn JolleyPreparing Children for New SituationsLaurie Williams SowbyRegular FeaturesI Have a QuestionSharon and Wayne DequerClark SwainGrant E. BartonPoetryTemple: A Three-Part Meditation Clifton Holt JolleyPoem for Two Voices Wendy J. AllenMormon JournalThe Warning Whistle Fenton Whitney, as told to Mary Noel Rigby“And I Saw I Must Soon Go Down to My Grave” Florence Bowman“There Are Prophets Today!” She Told Me Rosalind JonesMore Than a Machine Jack R. JenkinsRandom SamplerSharingSpeaking TodayThe Lord As a Role Model for Men and Women Ida SmithMormon Women: A Convert’s Perspective Carolyn J. RasmusNews of the ChurchOn the cover: Joseph Smith in Liberty Jail, Gary E. Smith, 36″ by 48″, oil on canvas, 1980. In artist’s possession.Back cover: Restoration of the Melchizedek Priesthood, Gary E. Smith, 36″ by 40″, oil on canvas, 1980. In artist’s possession.Inside front cover: Whittingham, Vermont, Birthplace of Brigham Young, Al Rounds, 19″ by 29″, watercolor, 1979. Located in the Church Historical Department.Inside back cover: Seventies Hall, Al Rounds, 22″ by 30″, watercolor, 1979. Located in the Church Historical Department.