Welcome to the all new and all inclusive guide to life as a Latter-day Saint (Mormon) Young Single Adult!Here we will break down the essentials, the rules, the unspoken – but deeply regrettable faux pas, and help you keep your dignity all the while (at least as much as a YSA in the 21st century can).As with most moves, this decision is at once exciting and heart-breaking, as I will meet new people and encounter wonderful experiences, while also leaving behind friends whom I have come to cherish.But this move has also made me aware of my place in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a new way.If it happens in YSA life we have it covered, so explore and check back often for new topics.
My first date was when I was 14—we met at Huntington Beach. I had two more dates (Junior and Senior Prom) before my mission. It’s important because anyone can be a victim of someone willing to hurt them—identity theft, fraud, digital scamming, robbery, assault, stalking, and rape.
As I discussed this issue with a friend, she said something surprising.
, which is basically a reality-television version of the same show, depictions of the faith have often focused on sex.
Not courtship or relationship or marriage or sex advice. And if you believe what you see in movies and on television, gay friends are duty-bound to help their straight friends when it comes to these things. And while the platforms come in every shape and size… So let’s put together a dating profile that plays to your strengths…
Because, well, I’ve had some experience in that department. If you’re single and serious about dating, you have a dating profile. each with their own culture and with their own ecosystem. You’re a well-adjusted adult who knows a little bit about what makes you happy, a few of the things that people like about you, and a smattering of things that get in the way of first, second, or third dates.
The area includes two family wards, as well as two branches, and I’ll be about an hour and a half away from the Atlanta temple – as well as a more plentiful pool of LDS singles in Atlanta.