“Contents,” New Era, June 2000New EraJune 2000Volume 30, Number 6ContentsIntroduction: To Bring the World His TruthThe Message: A Spiritual AdventureElder David B. HaightWhen you accept the Lord’s call, He will give you strength to succeed.Q&A: Questions and AnswersI want to serve a mission because I know it’s the right thing to do, but I’m very nervous about receiving a mission call. How do I know I’ll have what it takes to be a good missionary?Mormonad: Put On Your Tract ShoesNot Your Usual ConvertBrady FlygareI had decided not to serve a mission, but the Book of Mormon changed my mind.It’s Your CallBarbara Jean JonesHere’s your guide to the whole missionary call process.The Most Important StepPresident F. David StanleyThe most significant event in preparing for your mission is the opportunity to go to the temple for your endowment.From a Single SeedRex Eugene CooperA 12-year-old girl taught me about the great harvest that comes from planting the seeds of the gospel.Idea List: Getting ReadyHere are things you can do to prepare for your future mission.The MTC ExperienceTake a tour of the Missionary Training Center with us and see why it’s such a great place to start your mission.The First DayLaury LivseyA Great Place to LearnBarbara Jean JonesMissionary Training CityJanet ThomasSupport GroupLarry HillerBeyond ProvoBarbara Jean JonesThe England MTCJanet ThomasFiction: Cash CowAlma J. YatesBuy a mean, old cow or a new four-wheeler? He thought the answer was obvious.Of All ThingsBank on ItLaury LivseyEarning enough money for a mission takes work. Here’s how Ryan did it.MormonismsA Day in the Life of a MissionaryLaury LivseyWe follow two pairs of missionaries.My Name TagSalinas Augusto SánchezI want to represent well both names on my missionary name tag.Poem: Wet ShoesDainon Jay MoodyPhoto of the MonthDon GardnerCover: Elder Brady Parkhurst enters the MTC as the first step in serving his mission to Samoa. See “The MTC Experience,” p. 28. Cover photography: John Luke (front), Steve Bunderson (back).