“Contents,” Liahona, Jan. 2008, inside front cover–1Liahona, January 2008For Adults2First Presidency Message: The Master Bridge Builder President Thomas S. Monson18The Book of Mormon: The Great Purveyor of the Savior’s Peace Elder Neil L. Andersen25Visiting Teaching Message: Jesus Christ Taught the Purpose of Our Life on Earth26The Relief Society Lesson That Changed Our Family Name withheld30The Prophet Joseph Smith, an Extraordinary Teacher Elder Jay E. Jensen37Putting My Marriage before My Pride Irene Eubanks38Making Any Ward “Home” Kathryn P. Fong44Latter-day Saint VoicesWhy Was I Awake at 3:00 a.m.? Stan ByrdHow Could I Get to Church? Alberto BoccaThe Book with Answers Alessandra Maria Pereira de PaulaSomething I Wasn’t Expecting Aubrey Williams48CommentFor Youth8The Least of the Leaders? Carlos Wilmer Mendoza Vásquez10Setting Priorities Elder Won Yong Ko14Was Lehi Here? David A. Edwards24The Book in Many Languages Duane E. Hiatt29Idea List: Health and Strength41Poster: Stand Firm42Steadfast and Immovable Young Men and Young Women General PresidenciesThe Friend: For ChildrenF2Come Listen to a Prophet’s Voice: The Light of a New Day President Gordon B. HinckleyF4Sharing Time: My Life Is a Gift; My Life Has a Plan Linda ChristensenF6From the Life of the Prophet Joseph Smith: Born of Goodly ParentsF8I Will Read the Book of Mormon Julie T. RabeF10Ties That Bind Kristen ChandlerF13Coloring PageF14Making Friends: A Missionary in the Making—John Kay of Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland Kimberly WebbInsert: For ChildrenPoster: I Am a Child of GodIn each issue this year, we have hidden a picture of a CTR ring. As you look for the English ring hidden in this issue, think of how choosing the right will help you follow Heavenly Father’s plan.On the coverFront: Joseph in the Grove, by A. D. Shaw, courtesy of the Museum of Church History and Art. Back: Printing of the First Book of Mormon, by Gary Smith.The Friend coverIllustration by Dilleen Marsh.