“Contents,” New Era, Apr. 1993New EraApril 1993 Volume 23, Number 4ContentsThe Message: The Temple—What It Means to YouElder J. Richard ClarkeBlessings now, blessings in the future—they’re waiting for you in the temple.How I Know: He LivesSally J. OdekirkWhen things seemed darkest, my Savior came to my side.In Tune: The Savior’s TouchKerrie CrossRussian ResolutionAnton LyalinHere’s a glimpse of LDS youth in the new Russia.A Positive NoteJana BrynerHow a simple letter from a friend changed my life.Q&A: Questions and AnswersI’ve never had a prayer answered. Everybody tells me it can’t be the Lord’s fault, so it must be mine. What am I doing wrong?MormonadAspire to Something HigherLights of the WorldLisa A. JohnsonA glowing report of the recent worldwide Young Women celebration.Ten-dollar TestimonyColleen K. WarrenHow the money got into her pocket was a mystery. The source wasn’t.Safe at HomeLaury LivseyFor the Morrell family, one child’s handicap is everyone’s chance to serve.FYI: For Your InfoThanks, DadJulian DykeAt first his dad’s prayers were embarrassing. Then they were comforting.Fiction: Monday Is for AbsJack WeylandSee what happens when a humble RM named David meets a giant ego named Brad.MormonismsNo Blues in the BronxEliza TannerRichard was kicked out of the seminary for joining the LDS Church. (Of course, it was a Catholic seminary.)Scripture Lifeline: A Calming AnswerKaty JollyHer parents were divorcing and she was hurting inside. Was there any hope?Feedback:Letters to the EditorsPoem: BaptismRaelene BallPhoto of the MonthStephen B. AllenCover: Sindy Milian and Summer Kelly helped shed some light on New York during the worldwide Young Women celebration. See p. 20. Cover photography: Brent Petersen (front), Jed Clark (back).