“Contents,” Ensign, Dec. 2002, 1


December 2002

Volume 32 Number 12

Inside front cover: The Birth of Jesus, by Del Parson

Inside back cover: Winter Quarters, by Gregory Sievers. After negotiations with Indian tribal leaders, Church leaders established the town of Winter Quarters on the west side of the Missouri River in September 1846. About 4,000 Latter-day Saints lived there, with many others living across the river in hundreds of small camps in Iowa.