“Contents,” Ensign, Apr. 1997, 1EnsignApril 1997 Volume 27 Number 4ContentsFirst Presidency Message: The Victory over DeathPresident Gordon B. HinckleyEnduring WellElder Neal A. MaxwellPoetryThe Loveliest Flower of Easter Greta Lawoe“Like the Garden of the Lord” (Isa. 51:3) Kathryn E. Clement“The Morning Breaks, the Shadows Flee”Larry E. DahlThe One Right Way?Kathleen TitensorLook to the Future with OptimismElder Jack H GoaslindHow the Atonement Helped Me Survive DivorceName WithheldThe Strength of SacrificeWilliam W. SlaughterForsaking AllRenée ManwaringOn the Trail in April and MayWilliam G. HartleyPioneers in a Land of ExplorersMark L. GroverMormon JournalBlessing with a Promise Khumbulani Desmond MdletsheMy Quest in Finding Light and Enlightenment Keith W. WilcoxMy Eyes Were Opened John R. LyleA Secret Prayer Debra LeBaron de St. Jeor“I Can’t Hear You, Mommy” Sandra Savage PhillipsEnlisted to ServeDon L. SearleAccepting the Challenge to ChangeJudy C. OlsenDandelionsJa Net WatkinsReading with ChaleenDianne Dibb ForbisPortraitsThe Visiting Teacher: Recognizing TruthRandom SamplerNews of the ChurchOn the cover: Front: “He Is Risen,” by Del Parson, oil on canvas, 40″ x 30″, 1996. Courtesy of Kenny Black. Published by Eternal Treasures.Back: The Book of Mormon Testifies of Jesus Christ, by Greg K. Olsen, oil on paper, 37.5″ x 34.5″, 1989. Courtesy of Museum of Church History and Art.Inside front cover: “He Is Risen,” by Keith Eddington, oil on canvas, 9′2″ x 6′6″. The original was painted in 1964 and was repainted for the Joseph Smith Memorial Building Legacy Theater in 1994. “He is risen! He is risen! Tell it out with joyful voice. He has burst his three days’ prison; let the whole wide earth rejoice. Death is conquered, man is free. Christ has won the victory” (Hymns, no. 199).Inside back cover: Come, Hear a Prophet’s Voice, by Glen Edwards, oil on canvas, 20″ x 24″, 1996. Courtesy of Museum of Church History and Art Fourth International Art Competition. A scene of President Brigham Young with the Camp of Israel, the advance, exploratory company of pioneers of 1847, who trekked to the Great Salt Lake Valley. On 14 January 1847 the Lord instructed the Saints in a revelation to President Young: “The Word and Will of the Lord concerning the Camp of Israel in their journeyings to the West: Let all the people of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and those who journey with them, be organized into companies, with a covenant and promise to keep all the commandments and statutes of the Lord our God” (D&C 136:1–2).