“Contents,” New Era, Aug. 1997New EraAugust 1997Volume 27, Number 8ContentsThe Message: Saturday-Morning CartoonsElder Quentin L. CookWill you reach your goals, or are you taking too many detours?Scripture Lifeline: TriumphName WithheldI felt persecuted and alone. Then I read about the Savior’s trials and triumph.Contest Winners: Creating New HorizonsIntroducing the 1997 New Era contest winnersThe Power of His LoveMargo FaraoniFirst-Place SongUniversal LanguageChristina CavanaughFirst-Place Article: I sang in English; they sang in Spanish. So where did the harmony come from?How I Know: Writing a TestimonyBrian PriceMaking that journal entry really strengthened my testimony.Q&A: Questions and AnswersI’ve had a hard life, even though I’m just a teenager. It seems like the other teens in the ward have an enjoyable life. Why am I the one with the problems?Mormonad: Play Your PartReaching New HorizonsSelected winning photography, art, and poetry entriesSister StarsJanna NielsenThey’re on national TV and the local stage, but the Schaub sisters know their most important roles are in everyday life.FYI: For Your InfoNo DebateRyan WintleFirst-Place Fiction: Trapped by an earthquake, some argued about God. Reegan simply talked to Him.MormonismsSeeing ClearlyElder Vaughn J. FeatherstoneOur own lives can show the love our Heavenly Father has for each individual.Bride in the MirrorJody HazelbakerCan you reflect on something that hasn’t happened yet? I did.FeedbackLetters to the editorsBehold, the Field Is WhiteGregory DuffinFirst-Place HymnCover photo illustration by Scott Welty; photography by Maren Mecham.