From the second that Jinger Duggar announced that she’d written a memoir, followers have been speculating about how her famously non-public household would react to the information.
To date, Jinger’s mother and father, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, have but to publicly converse out on the matter.
However not surprisingly, insiders say the patriarch and matriarch are deeply involved about how they’ll be portrayed of their daughter’s literary debut.
Actually, the couple has reportedly devised a plan for a way they could take care of any damaging allegations that Jinger makes within the e-book.
And contemplating these two beforehand disowned Jinger only for shifting to Los Angeles together with her husband, you’ll be able to make certain that they’re not planning any half-measures.
The excellent news for Jim Bob and Michelle is that the e-book will reportedly be much less targeted on Jinger’s relationships together with her household than with the religious journey that she’s undergone in recent times.
It’s true, insiders say, that Jinger has deserted most of the beliefs that she was raised with, however that’s not due to any unwell will towards her mother and father.
Apparently Jinger credit a brother-in-law “who didn’t develop up in the identical tight-knit conservative circle” with encouraging her to query the core tenets of her household’s religion.
Jinger did so and concluded that the faith she was raised with was too targeted on “guidelines” quite than “God’s Phrase.”
Although it sounds just like the memoir will focus totally on the creator’s religious journey, Jim Bob and Michelle are mentioned to be involved that they’ll come off as manipulative or abusive.
“Jim Bob and Michelle aren’t thrilled by Jinger’s e-book popping out, however they’re hoping for one of the best,” a source near the state of affairs tells In Contact.
“They’re undecided of all of the matters she’ll cowl, however they’ve prayed about it and hope that it’s trustworthy, respectful and doesn’t dredge up an excessive amount of of their household troubles.”
Although they’ve reportedly obtained reassurances concerning the e-book’s content material, Jim Bob and Michelle are nonetheless reportedly “bracing themselves” for the worst.
“It’s no secret that Jim Bob and Michelle would quite all their youngsters hold household issues non-public,” the insider continues.
“A tell-all e-book from one in every of their very own isn’t one thing they ever nervous about, till now.”
Jinger has spent the previous three years dwelling in LA, and her mother and father reportedly worry that they don’t know a lot about her beliefs or values nowadays.
“They really feel that Jinger and Jeremy have modified and that the e-book is sure to the touch on some controversial household points,” the insider provides.
“One other concern is that Jinger will most definitely promote the e-book and do interviews and Jim Bob and Michelle fear concerning the questions she’ll be requested and the way she’ll reply. It’s positively a tense time.”
Jim Bob and Michelle are mentioned to be petrified of no matter outdoors affect (followers suspect that it’s Jill’s husband Derick Dillard) led Jinger to query her beliefs, however the supply says they’re additionally assured that they received’t be betrayed.
“Although they don’t agree with all their life selections, they nonetheless love Jinger and Jeremy,” the supply notes.
“Jim Bob and Michelle are bracing themselves and simply praying that whereas Jinger was writing the e-book she stayed true to their household’s core values.”
They appear assured now — however we’ll see how they really feel after the e-book comes out!