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Sister Oaks Shares What It Was Like Being Single in the Church for 60 Years + Her Advice for Single Members and Their Parents

by Sister Kristen M. Oaks, excerpted from "A Single Voice" | March 10, 2018 | Makes You Think

Older single persons often find themselves the center of great attention and affection as loving and caring...


President Oaks' Perfect Response to a Young Mormon Man "Just Wanting to Be Attractive"

by Adapted from Kristen M. Oaks in "A Single Voice" | January 31, 2018 | Mormon Life

An anonymous letter with only a post office box address was delivered to Elder Oaks. The letter expressed a...


10 Questions You Can Ask Single Mormons That Aren't "Are You Dating Anyone?"

by Rosemary Card | November 18, 2017 | Mormon Life

The holidays are nearly here, and with them come family parties, ward activities, and any number of dinners...


6 Powerful Love Lessons from a Former LDS Mid-Single

by Jessica Carter | Mormon Life

I was a divorced mother of two in my late thirties when I first entered the LDS mid-singles scene. Those ye...


5 Crucial Facts Every Single Adult Mormon Needs to Remember

by My Life By Gogogoff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Here are five crucial facts every single adult Mormon needs to remember, even when life gets hard.  As...


Sister Stevens Recognizes Over Half the Women in the Church Are Single, Shares One Thing We Should Never Do If Our Family Doesn't Meet the Ideal

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

In a recent interview with the Mormon Channel "When Life Is Less Than Ideal," Sister Carole M. Stephens sha...


There's No Such Thing As Your One, True Love (and Prophets Agree)

by Kaela Worthen Gardner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I don’t believe in a one, true love. Now, maybe that makes me a cynic. Or maybe it just makes me realistic....


6 Tips for Surviving the Holidays After Divorce

by Jessica Carter | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The holidays can be an especially difficult time if you are recently divorced. If you’re facing the holiday...


A Message to Those Tired of Being Single

by Zack Oates | Mormon Life

It was the week before I met my fiancée—but for all I knew, I was going to be waiting another 10 years. I f...


Elder and Sister Oaks' Message to Mid-Singles: "Singles Are Such an Important Part of the Church"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Tackling many topics singles within the Church struggle with, Elder Oaks was clear when he stated, “Si...