“Contents,” New Era, Apr. 1993 New Era April 1993 Volume 23, Number 4 Contents The 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 Touch Kerrie Cross Russian 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 Higher Lights 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 Info Thanks, 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. Mormonisms No 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 Editors Poem: BaptismRaelene Ball Photo of the MonthStephen B. Allen Cover: 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).