“Contents,” Ensign, Sept. 1986, 1EnsignSeptember 1986Volume 16 Number 9ContentsSpecial FeaturesFirst Presidency Message: Guiding Principles of Personal and Family WelfarePresident Thomas S. Monson“Make Us Thy True Undershepherds”President Howard W. HunterElder David B. Haight: Joy in Lifting OthersElder Ronald E. PoelmanA Message to My Granddaughters: Becoming “Great Women”Elder James E. FaustAn Anchor to Family SecurityGiles H. Florence, Jr.The LDS “Greeks”: Lambda Delta Sigma and Sigma Gamma ChiLaura Lee SmithAncient Israel under SiegeDavid H. GarnerSaints in South Africa: Their Good Hope Is in ChristMarjorie E. WoodsThey Twain Shall Be One: Thoughts on Intimacy in MarriageBrent A. BarlowNebuchadnezzar or Nabonidus? Mistaken Identities in the Book of DanielJohn A. TvedtnesAerobics of the HeartEileen Gibbons KumpRegular FeaturesPoetryThe Sacrament Ina Jespersen HobsonThe Lesson of Lazarus Denise TuckerMormon JournalA Special Baby, a Dream Fulfilled Geri WaltonPrayer and the Parish Register Dawn Jean DorsettCharlie Eileen D. TelfordI Have a QuestionAnswering questions about the Church Steve F. GillilandThe use of tobacco James MasonRandom SamplerHomework TimeDealing with PMSScrapbook of Family FunSpeaking Today: Spiritual GiftsElder Dallin H. OaksCommentNews of the ChurchOn the Cover: Photography by Marty Mayo.Inside front cover: The Los Angeles Temple, by Al Rounds, 22″ by 28″, watercolor, 1986. Courtesy of Elder and Sister John K. Carmack.President David O. McKay dedicated the Los Angeles Temple 11 March 1956, four and one-half years after ground was broken. The temple sits atop a hill, and its spire, topped by a figure of the angel Moroni, towers 257 feet, visible to ships twenty-five miles at sea.Inside back cover: The Family Album, by Gayle Harris Stratford, 24″ by 30″, charcoal, 1984. Courtesy of Eldon and Phyllis Smart.