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Provo YSA Ward Parodies ‘Inside Out’ with Funny Dating Video

Provo YSA Ward Parodies Inside Out with Funny Dating Video

According to a fun new video posted by a group of young single adults in Provo, Utah, “If you turned the Elders INSIDE OUT, you’d find that the Relief Society makes their emotions go crazy.” Uploaded to Scott Assante’s YouTube account, the parody of Disney’s hit movie Inside Out is starting to gain traction on social media. The 10-minute video follows …

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How LDS Singles Feel on Valentine’s Day in 10 Memes

How LDS Singles Feel on Valentine's Day in 45 Memes

Valentine’s Day has come yet again, it is definitely an interesting thing to be in a YSA ward and single during Valentines day, commonly called “Singles Awareness Day.” Here are 10 memes that describe how singles feel during this special time of year!     Check out more great stuff at Jeremy Goff’s website.    

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8 Things Girls Wish Guys Understood

8 Things Girls Wish Guys Understood

Girls… My friends are always complaining that they can not understand girls. I am no exception, the more I talk and date girls the less sense they make. So I decided in an effort to understand girls better, I would start asking girls what we as guys can do better. When I asked for advice on “What we could do …

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5 Ways Tinder is Like Tracting for Young Single Adults

5 Ways Tinder is Like Tracting for Young Single Adults

Tinder. This word doesn’t just mean highly-flammable objects anymore; for many young single adults, especially those in Utah, it’s how they meet potential dates. Tinder is a mobile app launched in 2012 and it works by showing the user pictures of potential matches. Users can then swipe right if they like the profile or left if they don’t. If both parties …

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This is Why I’m Single.

This is Why I’m Single.

  This article by Ariel Szuch was originally posted on her blog. Below is an excerpt.  This stage of life, where I am only responsible to take care of myself, is a gift for me to learn important life skills, figure out what I really want, and cultivate my interests. It’s not just about focusing on myself and having a …

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What Two Religions Say About the Modern Dating Crisis

What Two Religions Say About the Modern Dating Crisis

Jon Birger is a contributor to Fortune magazine and has written for Time, Barron’s, Money and Bloomberg BusinessWeek. Below is an excerpt of his original article on Time.com It’s not that He’s Just Not That Into You—it’s that There Just Aren’t Enough of Him. Lopsided gender ratios don’t just make it statistically harder for college-educated women to find a match. …

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Why Millennials Aren’t Marrying (Even Within the Church)

Why Millennials Aren't Marrying (Even Within the Church)

I recently had the opportunity to attend an LDS Influencers Conference. Designed to help members of the Church with influence on the online community, numerous topics are discussed, from statistical data on recent Church campaigns to how we can better share goodness through social media. Out of everything that was shared, one statistic about marriage left a lasting impression. “Millennials …

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Sexuality and Singledom – Navigating with Clarity and Integrity

Sexuality and Singledom - Navigating with Clarity and Integrity

Dr. Jennifer Finlayson-Fife, a LDS licensed psychotherapist with a Ph.D in Counseling Psychology, recently posted an adaptation from her presentation at a Singles Conference in New York City in May 2015. Dr. Finlayson-Fife wrote her dissertation on LDS women and sexuality. Below is an excerpt of her post:  Let me begin by saying that I would like to help single members of …

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What Your Mother Wants You to Know About Dating

WHAT YOUR MOTHER WANTS YOU TO KNOW ABOUT DATING

When it comes to dating advice we often roll our eyes when mom gets on her soap box to dispense unsolicited guidance.  However, occasionally your maternal influences might have a pearl of wisdom that could improve your perspective on dating or even answer a prayer. Here’s some thoughtful dating wisdom from a Q&A a panel of moms shared with The …

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