YSAs or “Young Single Adults” often feel they are in a difficult situation in the church.  Why is that?  Let’s see.

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Constant pressure and subliminal messages that being single is not OK.
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What people think singles are like.
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Or this.
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Internet dating can be nerve wracking.
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Who you hope to meet at the stake dance.
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Who you actually meet at the stake dance.
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Socially awkward peers at YSA gatherings.
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Unrequited crushes.
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Looks of pity from your married friends.
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Pep talks that aren’t always so peppy.
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Mormons don’t drink. Drinking might help.
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People are full of “helpful” advice.
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Some people have unrealistic expectations.
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LDS Planet is indeed like another planet.
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It’s easy to feel isolated.
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There’s a fine line between cool and creepy.
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Biological clocks are ticking. Audibly.
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Church dances often don’t increase sexual attraction.
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Disney themes are not really age appropriate for adult dances or parties.
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Fighting over the only decent guy in your singles ward sucks.

But on the upside . . .

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You know you’re fine just the way you are.
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You don’t have to share your money.
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You can still have fun with your friends, unlike the marrieds.
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You can live wherever you want, unlike the marrieds.
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Freedom!