“We’ve Got Mail,” New Era, Jan. 2013, 45
Every time the New Era comes, I grab the magazine and turn to “The Extra Smile.” The stories are also great, and when I’m sad or lonely I read the stories to help me feel better.
Nathan K., 14, Utah, USA
As I have read the words of the prophet and leaders of the Church, as well as words from other youth, I have realized that I am not alone in facing the challenges of the world.
Allie V., 14, Nebraska, USA
This is so true [see “Facing the Storms of Life” at lds.org/go/13F]. So often in my trials I think, “I cannot endure this!” but somehow I always manage to … through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. Heavenly Father hears our every prayer. The peace the Spirit brings … is gentle and quiet, but it is there. Heavenly Father and the Savior will pull us through.
Meredith Eve B., 15, Australia