Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Discussion Question

The idea for this discussion question came from one of our faithful followers.

The Duggars have nineteen kids and counting. How large is your immediate family?

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Duggar Name Meanings Take Two

Earlier this year, we revealed the meanings of the Duggars' first names. At the suggestion of one of our loyal readers, we have delved deeper and added the meanings of their middle names to the list.

Jim-Bob (James) Robert
    James: Supplant; replace
    Robert: Bright fame
Michelle Annette
    Michelle: Who resembles God
    Annette: Gracious
Joshua James
    Joshua: God is salvation 
    James: Supplant; replace
Jana Marie
    Jana: God is gracious
    Marie: Bitter sea
    John: Merciful
    David: Beloved
Jill Michelle
    Jill: Youthful 
    Michelle: Who resembles God
Jessa Lauren
    Jessa: God beholds
    Lauren: Crowned with laurel
Jinger Nicole
    Jinger: Pep; liveliness
    Nicole: Victory of the people
Joseph Garrett
    Joseph: The Lord’s addition 
    Garrett: To watch
Josiah Matthew
    Josiah: Jehovah helps
    Matthew: God's gift
    Joy: Rejoicing 
   Anna: Gracious
Jedidiah Robert
    Jedidiah: Friend of God; loved by God
    Robert: Bright fame
Jeremiah Robert
    Jeremiah: Exalted by God
    Robert: Bright fame
Jason Michael
    Jason: Healer
    Michael: Who resembles God
James Andrew
    James: Supplant; replace
    Andrew: Courageous
Justin Samuel
    Justin: Just; fair
    Samuel: God's Word
Jackson Levi
    Jackson: God’s grace
    Levi: United
Johannah Faith
    Johannah: God is gracious
    Faith: To trust
Jennifer Danielle
    Jennifer: Pure and yielding
    Danielle: God is my judge
Jordyn-Grace Makiya
    Jordyn: Flowing down
    Grace: God’s favor
    Makiya: (from Makya: Eagle hunter)
Josie Brooklyn
    Josie: God will add
    Brooklyn: Brook, stream

Anna Renee
    Anna: Gracious
    Renee: Reborn
Mackynzie Renee
    Mackynzie: Fair; favored one
    Renee: Reborn
Michael James
    Michael: Who resembles God
    James: Bright fame 

Caleb: Whole hearted
Jubilee Shalom: Joyful celebration of peace

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Blog Pages, Designed with You in Mind

Aside from the main blog, we have a dozen additional pages, designed to provide you with encouraging, up-to-date information about the Duggars.

For a directory of pictures that have been posted to the blog, visit the Photos page.

To see where the Duggars will be traveling next, check out the Appearances page.

The FAQs page features answers to frequently asked questions about the family.

Looking for a specific episode that has aired on TLC or Discovery? Peruse our Watch Full Episodes page.

A complete listing of all of the pages can be found under the collage header.

Have another page idea to share? Feel free to comment or shoot us a private message. (Our email address is listed under Contact Us.)

Happy Memorial Day weekend to all of our U.S. Readers! 

Monday, May 21, 2012

New Duggar Family Photos!

Check out these pictures from the Duggars' May 8th photo shoot with TLC! Click on each photo to view a larger version.

 Duggar Family 2012

Grandma Mary Duggar 2012

Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar 2012


 Jim Bob Duggar 2012

Michelle Annette Duggar 2012

Joshua James Duggar 2012
24 years old

Anna Renee Duggar 2012
23 years old

Jana Marie Duggar 2012
22 years old

 John-David Duggar 2012
22 years old

Jill Michelle Duggar 2012
21 years old

 Jessa Lauren Duggar 2012
19 years old

 Jinger Nicole Duggar 2012
18 years old

 Joseph Garrett Duggar 2012
17 years old

 Josiah Matthew Duggar 2012
15 years old

Joy-Anna Duggar 2012
14 years old

 Jedidiah Robert Duggar 2012
13 years old

 Jeremiah Robert Duggar 2012
13 years old

 Jason Michael Duggar 2012
12 years old

 James Andrew Duggar 2012
10 years old

Justin Samuel Duggar 2012
9 years old

 Jackson Levi Duggar 2012
7 years old (turns 8 on May 23rd)

Johannah Faith Duggar 2012
6 years old

 Jennifer Danielle Duggar 2012
4 years old

 Jordyn-Grace Makiya Duggar 2012
3 years old

 Josie Brooklyn Duggar 2012
2 years old

 Josh and Anna Duggar 2012

 Mackynzie Renee Duggar 2012
2 years old

Michael James Duggar 2012
11 months old (turns 1 on June 15th)

 Duggar Girls 2012 
(Jinger, Jessa, Jill, and Jana Duggar)

 Jessa, Jinger, Jana, and Jill Duggar

 Duggar kids 2012

A Joke From Josh

Here's a cute joke from Josh Duggar's Instagram:

A policeman spots a woman driving and knitting at the same time. Driving up beside her, he shouts out the window... 
"Pull over!" 
"No!" she shouts back. "A pair of socks!"

Friday, May 18, 2012

Duggar DVDs on Sale

The fourth and fifth seasons of 19 Kids and Counting, as well as other Duggar DVDs and apparel, are now available at a reduced price! Visit the TLC website to purchase.  

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Jill Duggar's 21st Birthday

Happy 21st Birthday, Jill!

Yesterday, the Duggars--including Josh and Anna and cousin Amy--spent the day at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Video Archives: Duggar Bloopers

Another video from the Duggar archives! This clip is from 2008 and shows the family rehearsing the opener of 17 Kids and Counting, their first TLC series.  

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