Goodbye to Jill and Derick

by | Jul 6, 2015 | 27 comments

See our send off to Jill and Derick. We prayed and we cried but we are so pleased they have taken this step devoting themselves to serving Christ in this special way!

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  1. Lisa Shirley

    I am praying with and for you for a safe journey and a wonderful experience full of adventures and love. I just think it is a beautiful thing for your children to be raised in the Lords light.

  2. Andra Thomas

    Thank you for sharing their send-off with us. I too cried, as I know the feelings of parting with family even under the most honorable of circumstances. May our Lord bless and protect them.

  3. Daisy

    Jill, Derick and baby Israel, I pray God will always keep you safe. I miss watching you all on TV but thank you for finding a way to share with your fans. Many blessings!

  4. Alla

    Thank you for shearing! God bless Jill and Derik!!!

  5. Patricia A. Purdy

    Thank You to The Duggar Family for sharing such a touching family moment of saying good-bye. It is so hard to leave family behind. Your family has touched and will continue to touch so many lives out there in more ways than one. We miss seeing your show so much., but God is faithful, and I know He uses all things and circumstances to His Glory, and He already knows the plans He has for each and everyone of us. You have been such a blessing along the path, and we wish Derick and Jill and little Israel God’s blessings and protection as they preach the Gospel for Jesus Christ! God Bless all of your richly!

  6. Edie Andrews

    Jill and Derek you will FOREVER be in my Prayers and I Pray that the LORD will ALWAYS keep you in his hands….GOD BLESS you AND your families

  7. Dana Hodges

    Love your whole family!

  8. cindy osterhoudt

    God bless you Jill and Derrick in this new adventure of your lives…serving God…telling others about our wonderful awesome God that we have..sending many prayers for the three of you…God bless you all…xoxoxo

  9. Stephanie Culver

    Thanks for sharing this. I was agreeing in prayer with you! Miss your show so much but I know your lives continue on! Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers!

  10. Cathy Richardson

    My heart broke for you all for the sadness of goodbyes, but what a joy to be serving the Lord and being obedient to His calling. We all will be praying for you that you bring many souls into the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ!!. God Bless you and we are continuing to pray that we see your Family again on TLC. Cathy Richardson

  11. Margaret Carroll

    God’s blessings to you and I will be praying for you.

  12. Lorrie

    God bless them on their new journey in life.God bless the dugger family.

  13. Cassandra Rowley

    Thank you for sharing this! I’m so happy for Jill and Derick and their decision to serve God and bring people to Christ. I know your family will miss them but take comfort in them doing what they feel God wants them to do. May God bless your family! Keep being a good example! The world needs more good people! My love to your family.

  14. Guy & Liz Almond

    God Bless the Duggar Family. Dear Lord guide and protect Jill, Derek and Israel as they go on this mission of spreading the Gospel. Amen.

  15. Cathy Abrams

    May the Lord bless you and keep you.

  16. Constance Oberton

    God Bless you both, wish you all were still on TV , I miss all your lovely family……. I’m 77 and have watched since you all started your show…… wish you could come back on the air. remember not everyone thinks alike………I will pray for you and yours……Blessings… Love You [email protected]

  17. Lisa Serigny

    Dear Duggar Family, Will be praying for Derrick and Jill and baby Israel as well as your entire family. My family loves ya’ll and pray for God’s continued provision and favor. These are evil times we are living in but we just have to keep our eyes on Jesus! He’s always our ever present strength in times of trial! Praying for your family’s strength and endurance. Love y’all! We live in Louisiana. Would love to visit one day!

  18. Jennifer howell

    Thank you for this video.We love your family and your love for God is amazing. Blessings to your family as they share your love for God.

  19. Larry N.Falls

    Sad and Happy This old 69 year old man Loves your family as his on.This is only a gift of a Savior Jesus Christ.My son and his family just moved to Newark Baptist Temple in Ohio where he is Pastor there.We will be Praying for you.We are members of Bible Baptist Church {independent} in Tuscaloosa,Al. Love You

  20. Sandra O'Neill

    God bless you Jill and Derrick (and Israel) has you continue following God’s path for you. Jill, I’ve watched you seeming to prepare yourself for this journey in the years you’ve shared with us on TV – mission trips, studying Spanish, mid-wife training, and your constant and joyful sharing God’s Word and will with your TV audience just by the way you live your life. One of my former piano students has followed this special path too. She is with the Gospel for Asia missions and lately has been keeping us aware of the continuing situations in Nepal. You are all in our prayers and thoughts. Save journey!

  21. Joanie hansford

    May God watch over you and your family Jill

  22. Kristin Stone

    Love you guys! Praying for your family <3 Hope there's some wifi over there for picture updates -- Yay, Instagram 😉

  23. Anja Groeneveld-Smaal

    Hi Michelle, how wonderful that Jill and Derick left for the missionfield, but also hard for you and your family not having them around and close to you. What country did theu go to and what do they want to do there?

  24. Carol Ecton

    God bless you and your family. God is good and He will use you for His glory!

  25. Barbara Parshall

    I will be praying for Jill and Derrick as they start their mission for God. Where are they going?

  26. Viki

    I can’t believe you’re not playing with meht–at was so helpful.

  27. Chris

    A wonderful job. Super helpful infrtmaoion.


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