89–90: Latter-day Saint “Mid-Singles” Experience

Dan Wotherspoon Marriage, Sexuality 88 Comments

The LDS Church recently restructured its “singles” wards, effectively shutting them off to unmarried people who are 31 years old or above. In many ways, …

57: LDS Young Single Adult Experiences Revisited

Dan Wotherspoon Mormon Life 37 Comments

Mormon Matters episode 31 featured a panel discussion about the LDS Church’s struggle to meet the needs of many of its young single adults and …

33: The LDS Church and Its Single Young Adults, Part 2

Dan Wotherspoon Mormon Life 59 Comments

Episode 31 provided a solid first framing of many of the issues faced by Mormon young single adults—of which group, some 80 percent are becoming …

31: The LDS Church and Its Single Young Adults

Dan Wotherspoon Mormon Life 130 Comments

Official statistics are hard to come by, but it has become clear over the past several years that Mormonism is seeing many of its 18- …