“Contents,” Ensign, May 1982, 3 Ensign May 1982 Volume 12 Number 5 Contents Report of the 152nd Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Saturday Morning Session Remember the Mission of the ChurchPresident Spencer W. Kimball The Resurrection of JesusPresident Marion G. Romney “This Is No Harm”Elder Marvin J. Ashton Beginning AgainElder Hugh W. Pinnock “We Believe in Being Honest”Elder Mark E. Petersen Saturday Afternoon Session Church Audit Committee ReportPresented by Willford G. Edling Statistical Report 1982Presented by Francis M. Gibbons True GreatnessElder Howard W. Hunter A Lasting MarriageElder Robert L. Simpson Pondering Strengthens the Spiritual LifeElder Joseph B. Wirthlin Spiritual Guides for Teachers of RighteousnessElder Gene R. Cook God’s Love for Us Transcends Our TransgressionsElder Ronald E. Poelman What the Gospel TeachesElder LeGrand Richards Priesthood Session The Doctrine of the PriesthoodElder Bruce R. McConkie Priesthood ActivationBishop Victor L. Brown “A Brother Offended”Elder Neal A. Maxwell Tithing: An Opportunity to Prove Our FaithfulnessPresident Gordon B. Hinckley PriesthoodPresident Marion G. Romney Sunday Morning Session Five Million Members—A Milestone and Not a SummitPresident Gordon B. Hinckley Integrity, the Mother of Many VirtuesElder James E. Faust The Power of Family PrayerElder John H. Groberg Let Us Go Up to the House of GodElder L. Tom Perry Sailing Safely the Seas of LifeElder Thomas S. Monson Sunday Afternoon Session Sustaining of Church OfficersPresident Gordon B. Hinckley Valiant in the Testimony of Jesus President Ezra Taft Benson The First and the Last WordsElder A. Theodore Tuttle The Future History of the ChurchElder G. Homer Durham Love Is the Power That Will Cure the FamilyElder F. Enzio Busche What Temples Are ForElder W. Grant Bangerter Jesus Is Our SaviorElder David B. Haight Let Us Improve OurselvesPresident N. Eldon Tanner The Lord Is at the HelmPresident Spencer W. Kimball Welfare Session The Value of WorkBishop J. Richard Clarke “Her Children Arise Up, and Call Her Blessed”Barbara B. Smith Employment Challenges in the 1980sElder J. Thomas Fyans The Gospel—The Foundation for Our CareerElder Boyd K. Packer Work and Welfare: A Historical PerspectivePresident Marion G. Romney General Women’s Meeting An Invitation to GrowDwan J. Young Reach for JoyElaine Cannon Hearts So SimilarBarbara B. Smith “Even As I Am”Elder Mark E. Petersen General Conference Music News of the Church On the cover: Day of Pentecost, by Sidney King, 59″ x 93″, oil on canvas, 1967. Located in the Salt Lake Temple. Inside front cover: Jerusalem, from the Mount of Olives, by David Roberts, R.A., lithograph “from drawings made on the spot” and printed in 1855. Inside back cover: Jesus Institutes the Sacrament, by Gary Smith, 36″ by 40″, oil on canvas, 1981. Photography in this issue: Photography is by Public Communications Photo Services: Eldon K. Linschoten, chief photographer; Jed A. Clark; Jon T. Lockwood; and Michael M. McConkie. Photographs in this issue feature a wide range of welfare activities in the areas of personal and family preparedness, as well as scenes of conference.