It's especially true, he adds, "when you have chaperones like [Jinger’s] brothers and sisters who you want to be around anyway.” Those who watch Counting On online know that Jinger's domineering father, Jim Bob Duggar, has been a human roadblock as well.The Duggar family patriarch seems to only grudgingly approve of the pastor, or at least he thinks Jinger is moving too fast with him.Fans seem to share that concern in large part, but as far as Jim Bob's reservations are concerned, if anything he's brought them closer.While there's no doubt that Jin Jer is moving inadvisably fast by conventional standards, their bond is closer than you'd expect, as well.All of the older Duggar children and both Michelle and Jim Bob have played the role of chaperone numerous times.When Ben was courting Jessa, Jim Bob and his wife were included in the group text messages between the two young love birds.TLC took to the streets to ask a handful of random people if they knew what courting meant and if they would be on board with the idea. Tonight the Duggar family broke down the tradition of courting.
"Jinger and Jeremy seem to have a very strong physical connection, despite their courtship restrictions," one relationship expert said.The Duggars also recommend that you be prepared to be parents right away, because after you’re married they believe it’s only a matter of time before you’re blessed with a baby.It wasn’t long for Jill and Derick to get pregnant or for Josh and Anna. They believe guys are stimulating by hand holding and kissing, so you want to put a boundary there so no one is tempted.People on the street didn’t share this idea and their reactions were pretty similar that there should be kissing and hand holding before marriage.
Despite placing a strict control on their desires, the girls say they "have a natural physical desire toward men" and "thank God for making us ‘normal.'"Jessa is currently the only one of the four who's courting a man.