“Contents,” Friend, May 2012, 1 The Friend A children’s magazine published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Stories and Features IFC Friends by Mail 2 Come Listen to a Prophet’s Voice Canaries with Gray on Their Wings President Thomas S. Monson 4 Night Fright 6 Bright Idea 8 Many Hands Make Light Work 10 Moving 12 Bulletin Board 14 Stories of Jesus King Benjamin Teaches His People about Jesus Christ 16 Drive-Through Decision 18 Remembering a Special Day 20 Special Witness Elder Robert D. Hales 21 Book Reviews 22 Friend to Friend Fire! Sister Cheryl A. Esplin 24 The Story of the Book of Mormon 28 Karisa’s Questions 30 Show and Tell 36 Little Brother, Big Example 40 Bringing Primary Home I Choose the Right When I Am Baptized and Confirmed a Member of the Church 42 Matt and Mandy 48 Guide to the Friend For Little Friends 32 Mom’s Helping Hands 34 Coloring Page For Older Kids 44 Lost on the Trail 46 Untangling Feelings Music 7 Baptism Things to Make and Do 23 Mother’s Day Activities 38 Funstuf Find the Rhyme 39 Coloring Page 43 Funstuf Keep the Commandments 43 Funstuf Run, Jump, Play! 49 Book of Mormon Scripture Figures: Ammon, a Great Servant Cover by Steve Kropp Hidden CTR Ring You can read the Friend in lots of different places. See the Guide to the Friend on page 48 for family home evening ideas. I Can Play It! Learn to play the Primary song “Baptism” on page 7.