Another Duggar has found romance!
Josiah Duggar announced on Tuesday of which he can be currently courting Lauren Swanson, whom he asked while she was hanging out with some of his siblings.
“I was very shocked when he came by, I wasn’t thinking he was supposed to be there because the item’s a girls’ night out,” Lauren, 18, says of the moment of which Josiah asked to take their “friendship to courtship.”
“the item was definitely exciting to hear Lauren say, ‘Yes, I will start a courtship with you,'” Josiah, 21, admits. “She was genuinely surprised.”
The Counting On star says he’s “been friends for a long time” with Lauren, in addition to feels her family carries a lot in common with the Duggar brood.
Josiah also explains what a courtship means to him in addition to Lauren, calling the item a time to “learn more about each various other with the goal of marriage in mind.”
“We’re excited about sharing our journey on Counting On,” Lauren adds.
of which can be Josiah’s second courtship. In August 2015, when he was 18 years old, he split through Marjorie Jackson, who was 17 at the time, after courting her for four months.
Counting On returns Feb. 26 at 9 p.m. ET on TLC.