“Contents,” New Era, July 2003New EraJuly 2003 Volume 33, Number 7ContentsThe Message: Following in FaithElder Joseph B. WirthlinWe owe a debt of gratitude to those who have gone before us.Scripture Lifeline: P.S. He Loves YouHeather SchiffmanI didn’t feel I had any friends or family, but I did have Someone who cared.Glad I WalkedJessica N. EmbleyWho knew that just walking to church would help me get a job?Out of Small ThingsElder Stephen A. WestActs of righteousness, no matter how small, can spread the gospel of Christ.Q&A: Questions and AnswersWhy does God allow bad things to happen to good people?New Era Poster: Love God with All Your MightLight in the Land of MysteryLynne S. TophamThe Church is young and growing in numbers in Nepal.Locked OutMichele TolleyI was like one of the foolish virgins, standing outside wishing I were inside.Idea List: Open Your MouthWish you knew some good ways to share the gospel? Here are some ideas.Play Your PartAnne BradshawThe Howard family from St. Anthony, Idaho, finds that one great way to play together is by putting on plays.New Era Classic: Be Honest with YourselfPresident Howard W. HunterWe must be honest in the little things as well as the big.Graduating with HonorGabriel GonzálezCelebrations are never a reason to relax your standards.Of All ThingsTime in a TubeArianne B. CopeOne group of teens buried their goals then dug them up 15 years later.The Extra SmileWhat’s in It for YouWe’ve Got MailPoem: Choices in LifeKif AugustinePhoto of the MonthJennifer RossiterCover: Trissa Howard of St. Anthony, Idaho, plays in the sand with her brothers and sisters. See “Play Your Part,” p. 30. Cover photography: Janet Thomas (front) and Kelly Larsen (back).