Many in a courtship relationship will not spend any time together unless family members, preferably parents, are present at all times.In addition, courting couples state up front that their intentions are to see if the other person is a suitable potential marriage partner.And just like a high stakes basketball game, the Duggars’ style of courting involves plenty of rules, plus refereeing done under the watchful eyes of dad Jim Bob and mom Michelle.
“That way there’s no regrets.” Rule 6: To court a Duggar girl, you have to go through Dad.
While the four oldest Duggar daughters – Janna, Jill, Jessa and Jinger – wrote the book “Growing Up Duggar: It’s All About Relationships,” there is one person they turn to before they will even consider a courtship: Dad.
It’s fun to be involved in the whole process in choosing it.” See an exclusive preview of the new season of TLC's "19 Kids & Counting," premiering April 1 (9 p.m.
ET) on TLC, which will feature both Jill and Jessa's courtship experiences.
First and foremost, dating is a time when a Christian finds out if his or her potential marriage partner is also a believer in Christ.
The Bible warns us that believers and unbelievers should not marry each other, because those living in the light (of Christ) and those living in the darkness cannot live in harmony (2 Corinthians -15).
Question: "What is the difference between dating and courting?
" Answer: Dating and courtship are two methods of beginning relationships with the opposite sex.
Adds Michelle: “Before you get emotionally attached, you want to know who they are deep inside.