How to help people impacted by the weather crisis in Texas. Two Duggar daughters — Jessa, 20, and Jill, 22 — begin relationships with their respective beaus, Ben Seewald, 18, and Derick Dillard, There are two main distinctions that make dating different than courting, says Jim Bob. Dating is spending time with someone alone, not necessarily with the end goal of marriage. Not so with courtship, which is carefully monitored and not for the commitment-phobic.
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Even before Joseph and Kendra got married back in , the Duggar and Caldwell clans were extremely close. Lauren and Kendra's father is a man named Paul Caldwell, who is the pastor of the Duggars' church, and reportedly one of the few people whom Jim Bob genuinely looks up to. Largely for that reason, it's long been rumored that Joseph and Kendra's marriage was arranged by their fathers. It's also been rumored that Jim Bob and Paul were in talks to wed Lauren to one of the younger Duggar boys. Fans seemed seriously invested in the idea of a second Caldwell entering the Duggar clan, and those rumors gave way to reports that James Duggar was courting Lauren.
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The year-old reality star is the eldest daughter of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, and remains the only adult child in the family who is not married. Now, in the latest trailer for the new season of the hit TLC show, she is asked if she is still single, and Jana laughs but appears uncomfortable with the question. The producer then asks her if she gets "tired about people asking" about her relationship status, and she says: "It can be tiring everyone asking. Johanna joining her older sister on the trip also fueled rumors, as couples must always have a chaperone while courting.
It's only a matter of days before Jana Duggar turns 31, and as far as we can tell, there are still no courtships for her happening in the foreseeable future. And now it sounds like she might be running out of patience. Reportedly, Jana really wants to move out of her parents' house , but Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar simply aren't having it. A post shared by Jana Duggar janamduggar.