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    33 Signs That You're In A Mormon Young Single Adults Ward

    a.k.a. The Singles Ward, The YSA Ward, or "The Meat Market"

    1. Couples and back/neck scratching

    Via thatsinglesward.blogspot.com

    They're like SO OFFICIAL.

    2. RMs ALL OVER DA PLACE

    Via mormonheygirl.tumblr.com

    Because marriage.

    3. Linger-Longer after church

    Socializing and eating after like 3 hours of church? PLEASE AND THANK YOU.

    4. Ward Prayer on Sunday nights

    Maureen "Mo" Elinzano

    All my BYU, BYU-I, and BYU-H people know what I'm talking about.

    5. Regional YSA Conferences and Dances

    Via baltouniversityward.blogspot.com

    Again, because marriage.

    6. Sacrament talks starting with a story about how the person reacted when they were asked to give a talk

    Via ldssmile.com

    "When [Bishop or Brother ______] asked me to give a talk on [topic]..." UGHHHHH.

    7. Hearing "On my mission..." like A LOT

    Via theonlinephotographer.blogspot.com

    Story time. ALL THE TIME.

    8. FHE at church buildings, at a house or apartment, or basically any fun place that exists

    Via ikerseydavis.blogspot.com

    With treats afterwards OBVIOUSLY.

    9. NO babies or children in sight

    Via amatterofpreparedness.blogspot.com

    The silence of Sacrament meeting.

    10. EVERYONE is on their smartphones and tablets during church

    Via ahlinrg.blogspot.com

    Okay, maybe not like everyone. But YES like everyone because texting, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, and...Gospel Library for scriptures, hymns, etc. of course.

    11. Mission Prep and Temple Prep are Sunday School classes

    Via nielsonsinpoland.blogspot.com

    Once again, because missions and marriage.

    12. Break the Fast is the GREATEST meal like EVER on Fast Sundays

    Via ldssmile.com

    NOMS NOMS NOMS

    13. Like 90% of the RMs in your ward speak Spanish

    Via ldsmediatalk.com

    With David Archuleta (every Mormon girl's future husband) being one of the MANY, MANY, MANY Spanish-speaking RMs in the world.

    14. Knowing what NCMO and DTR means

    Via urbandictionary.com

    Two like very important acronyms in Mormon dating culture.

    15. Checking out all of da hotties in the "Ward Menu"

    Via memesofmormon.com

    STRUGGLE CITY.

    16. People getting married and going on missions like ALL THE TIME

    Via pinterest.com

    But really though.

    17. Dating within the ward is risky

    Via slate.com

    Because potential awkwardness and avoiding an ex like the plague every Sunday and at every church activity.

    18. Most of the people in the ward attend either BYU or BYU-I

    Via danaanderingoff.blogspot.com

    With the occasional BYU-H or LDSBC student thrown in for fun.

    19. Very stylish girls and guys

    Via tiaalesewong.com

    Because they do exist in YSA wards and Sunday is THEIR DAY TO SHINE.

    20. Game and movie nights during the week

    Via pelicanplay.com

    Apples to Apples ALL DAY ERR DAY.

    21. Like everyone either sings beautifully or plays a musical instrument

    BYUtv / Via byutv.org

    Or is #blessed to be able to do BOTH at the same time.

    22. Seeing new couples in your ward = Reading about new celeb couples in Us Weekly

    Via news.byu.edu

    "So what's up with _______ and _______? Are they like together now?"

    23. Tweeting about Mormon culture

    Via Twitter: @TheMormonProbs

    #MormonProblems

    24. Keeping your eye on the new guy or girl in your ward

    Via iwastesomuchtime.com

    Potential eternal companion.

    25. EVERYONE knows and loves Disney songs and The Princess Bride

    Via pinterest.com

    Because if you don't, then WHO ARE YOU???

    26. The 10 minutes of SILENCE at the start of Fast and Testimony meeting

    Via pinterest.com

    But then after that first 10 minutes...TESTIMONIES FOR DAYSSS.

    27. Churchball and volleyball games are like really SERIOUS

    Via youtube.com

    Things get REAL in the Cultural Hall.

    28. Being besties with the missionaries in your YSA ward

    Via malcolmravenclaw.com

    And feeding them from time to time too.

    29. Uneven girl to guy ratio in the ward

    Via ldsliving.com

    THE STRUGGLE IS REAL.

    30. Elders Quorum and Relief Society lessons on dating and marriage

    Via pinterest.com

    Mormonads FOREVER AND ALWAYS.

    31. Being constantly reminded to do your home teaching or visiting teaching

    Via sistasinzion.com

    Have you done your home teaching/visiting teaching this month?

    32. Those ridiculous Friday nights

    Via pinterest.com

    Saturday morning is going to be ROUGH.

    33. But despite ALL of these things, YSA Ward > Family Ward

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