The Duggars experience an ice storm, which results in loss of electricity and the destruction of numerous trees and a shed.
The Duggars have stated they are not associated with the Quiverfull movement.
The series began on September 29, 2008 and concluded on May 19, 2015.
The Bates clan, a fellow mega-family from Tennessee (Gil, Kelly and their 16 children, with another on the way), decide to pay the Duggars a visit to their new Arkansas home.
The episode centers around the logistical challenges of nearly 40 people in one house, as well as the similarities and differences between the two families.
After the end of the series, a spin-off was created, focusing on the lives of Jill and Jessa, called Jill and Jessa: Counting On.
Continue to follow the Duggars on the official Facebook page. However, Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar have a big secret; Michelle is expecting baby number 18, and the Duggars are trying to keep the news a secret until they can surprise the other 17 children on the Today Show.The Bates family arrive after the ice storm to lend the Duggars a helping hand. The show also features Grandpa Duggar for the last time before his death.The Duggars talk about homeschooling their kids, and the importance of a good education, no matter what building it takes place in.For a period of time Jana joined the volunteer fire Dept and became a first responder.She loves making a difference in other people’s lives.At a Television Critics Association press tour just last month, reports TLC general manager Nancy Daniels was bombarded with questions about the Duggars’ future. We’re still talking and considering it, but we have not made a decision yet.” But unlike the old reported, “The premiere of the upcoming season will show her opening up about her sentiments on being single.