“Contents,” New Era, Sept. 1993 New Era September 1993 Volume 23, Number 9 Contents The Message: This Favored SeasonPresident Gordon B. HinckleyYou are a chosen generation living in the greatest age in history. Act accordingly. How I Know: The Words of the SongPaige MarriottSuddenly I knew. I am a child of God. In Tune: Marriage for Eternity Jill Johnson and K. Newell Dayley WingsAnne Yelvington LynchWhen I taught him to read I gave him wings. Then he learned to fly. Q&A: Questions and AnswersI want to read good books, but I just dropped a class because I felt it had questionable reading material. How do I know I’m not being too picky? MormonadLabels Hide People Institute of Highest LearningLaura Mayo BangerterTexas A&M has some great traditions. LDS students are adding even more. Scripture Lifeline: Day in the ParkAaron Lee ShillOur attackers left scars that needed healing from within. QB or Not QBLaury LivseyDarrell Bevell of the University of Wisconsin went from QB to MTC to RM and back to QB. Mormonisms FYI: For Your Info Fiction: Dragon Boats of Fragrant HarborNanette Larsen DunfordYou might say he stumbled over his roots and found the gospel. What’s Your Temple IQ?Harry and Susan DavisTest your knowledge of temples. Your Creative TouchAnnouncing the 1994 New Era contest. A Small MomentHolly CarterA little paper kite, a scripture, and I was soaring high. I Want My Life BackElder William R. BradfordUnclutter your life and get back to the things that matter most. Poem: Old Family PicturesLaurie D. Smith Photo of the MonthJoy Amy Pace Cover: Rick Daniel gave up football at Texas A&M to serve a mission. He’s just one of the LDS students there who’ve been blessed by institute. See p. 20. Cover photography: Richard M. Romney (front), Phil Shurtleff (back).