Leaders support young single adults by helping them draw near to the Lord, strengthen their testimonies, and take responsibility for their own spiritual, social, and temporal well-being. View now. Tom Perry. Young single adults make many important decisions during this stage of their lives. Topics include:. Read key messages from prophets and other Church leaders, who are deeply interested in the welfare of young single adults.
Single Adult Members of the Church
Strengthening Young Single Adults | Elder Andrew O'Riordan | onlinegreprep.com
Guidelines for those attending single adult wards have also been modified. Young Single Adults are aged 18 through Single Adults are 31 and above. The changes were announced in a letter sent to priesthood leaders April 1. Organizationally, each ward is to have a mature married couple as Young Single Adult advisers. These advisers are members of a ward committee for single adults which should also include a member of the bishopric, a member of the Relief Society presidency, a member of the elders quorum presidency, and quorum and Relief Society representatives for both the Young Single Adults and Single Adults. The revised Single Adult guidelines provide flexibility for age divisions within the general categories.
LDS Single Adults 31+ and 46+
A more specific term of 'young single adult' describes singles ages 18— Single adult generally refers to unmarried adults age 31 and older in the LDS Church. The purpose of the YSA program of the church is to "provide enhanced opportunities for them to serve in leadership positions, to teach, and to lead. There are activities arranged within the church that allow YSA to mingle, get to know one another, and spend time with people of their own age group, standards, and beliefs.
Or maybe it relates to my own conversion experiences as a YSA that led to missionary service in Japan from , which set a foundation for my life. It was 25 years ago now that Helen took a risk and married me. We have been blessed to have four children whom we adore, two of whom are currently YSA. I have come to know that the paths that we travel in life are many and varied. Some of these paths lead to dead ends, some are rocky and challenging, others are long winding paths that lead nowhere of consequence.