“Contents,” Ensign, January 2016, 1–3Contents January 2016Volume 46 • Number 1MessagesFirst Presidency Message4Happiness for Those We LovePresident Henry B. EyringVisiting Teaching Message7The Family: A Proclamation to the WorldYoung Adult Features18Revealed Realities of MortalityElder Paul B. PieperWe must reject Satan’s lies in order to experience the fulness of mortality that leads to eternal happiness.24Standing Strong in Their FaithLearn how these young adult Latter-day Saints stayed close to the Lord while serving in the military.28By Small and Simple BlogsMindy Anne SeluHave you ever thought of using a blog as a way to share your testimony? Here are some ideas you might try.Features32Knowing the GodheadElder Jeffrey R. HollandWe ought to strive to be one with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, as Jesus prayed we would be.40Howard W. Hunter: My Father, the ProphetRichard A. HunterA son’s perspective of a latter-day prophet.46Blessed to be Sammy’s MotherJeanette GreenWhen my daughter was born with disabilities, I learned to rely on the Lord and to trust in His plan for me.49Poem: MotherhoodEliza Terry RoylanceBeing a mother brings worries—and valuable growth.50Windows of Gospel StudyJulia VenturaTry these study tips to strengthen your testimony and enrich your Sabbath day.52The Converting Power of the Book of MormonElder Kevin S. HamiltonThere is one key to obtaining a testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ.56Come, Follow Me: Teaching the Basics at HomeAlicia Stanton and Natalie CampbellIdeas for learning about the monthly youth topics as a family.60A Parable in My WindowsillName withheldMost of my family fell away from the Church. Would the same thing happen to me?62I Thank Thee for This BodyStarla Awerkamp ButlerThree young adult women learned to rely on the Lord to overcome eating disorders and the world’s idea of perfection.66Thankful for Fast OfferingsDebra LeBaron de St. JeorAfter a serious financial setback, our family’s situation reached a critical point.68Supported in Our TrialsDenise NeishIn my struggle with cancer, I took comfort in knowing that I wouldn’t have to fight it alone.72What’s New in the FriendLearn about four exciting changes to the Church’s magazine for children.74The CornerstoneA building’s first stone teaches us about the Savior’s role in our lives.Departments3Family Home Evening Ideas8October 2015 Conference Notebook10What We Believe:We Believe in Being Positive12Our Homes, Our Families:Our Best Defense against PornographyKerry Hanson Jensen14Reflections:Not the Miracle We WantedBrittany King15Serving in the Church:Pray about ItTaryn Taylor16News of the Church76Latter-day Saint Voices80Until We Meet Again:The Parable of the Owl ExpressElder James E. TalmageOn the CoverFront: Photograph of President Howard W. Hunter with granddaughters Kathleen and Anne. Inside front cover: Photograph by Abrar Mohsin. Inside back cover: Photograph by Robert Casey.