Dating or courtship
This moment you see here between Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard would not have been permitted until the couple was married. It’s no secret that the Duggars have strict dating rules.Side hugs are the preferred method of PDA in order to prevent any further temptation or "hanky panky," as has been well documented on 19 Kids and Counting. though not too too hard, lest they lead to full-frontal hugging. We've talked about some already and there are plenty more to come on this list.That's right, no two children regardless of age are allowed to go off alone, even in the context of this childhood pastime.How much that really helps the situation they were responding to remains to be seen.While there are non-Christians who date with the intention of having a series of intimate physical relationships, for the Christian this is not acceptable and should never be the reason for dating.Many Christians see dating as little more than friendship and maintain the friendship aspect of their dating until both people are ready to commit to each other as potential marriage partners.Of course, the courtship style presents its own set of difficulties.
It was an abrupt and stunning fall from grace when Josh Duggar's child molestation history - and rampant adultery - was first exposed.
In addition, it can be hard to find the “real” person behind the public face presented in front of the entire family.