“Contents,” Liahona, May 1999LiahonaMay 1999Volume 23, Number 5ContentsFeaturesCommentFirst Presidency Message: Life’s ObligationsPresident Gordon B. Hinckley“We Count Them Happy Which Endure”Teaching and Learning by the SpiritElder Dallin H. OaksVisiting Teaching Message: God Speaks to His Children through Personal RevelationThe Blessing of ChastityVanessa MoodieTaiwan: Four Decades of FaithChristopher K. BigelowTemple Blessings: On Earth and in EternityEspecially for YouthWalking in Faith: Youth Bear Witness of the Lord’s GoodnessMormon Message: Always Remember HimDiscovering and Developing Your TalentsMarissa D. Thompson and Janna NielsenThe Temple-Going TypeTamara Leatham BaileyThe FriendSharing Time: “Follow Me”Sydney S. ReynoldsFor Little Friends: Michael HelpsVilo WestwoodSister Stratton’s MiracleDiane K. CahoonFun Page: Before and AfterShauna Mooney KawasakiFiction: Sara’s HobbyCheryl FuscoSins of OmissionPresident James E. FaustMaking Friends: Wallace Githehu of Nairobi, KenyaBarbara Jean JonesOn the cover: Front: The CTR emblem, held high by Lai Kuan-wen, reflects a love of truth expressed by the Saints in Taiwan as they see the Church grow in their “beautiful island.” (Photograph by Christopher K. Bigelow.) Back: The Chinese character for love is symbolic of the feelings the Saints in Taiwan have for the Lord, for one another, and for the gospel of Jesus Christ. See “Taiwan: Four Decades of Faith,” page 28.Inside back cover: The Transfiguration, by Carl Heinrich Bloch. Courtesy of the National Historic Museum at Frederiksborg in Hillerød, Denmark.