Though it’d appear to be an odd subsequent step, Jeremy went from being a minor-league soccer participant to a pastor.
“For guys who cease enjoying, it is like they’re on a contract, they’re injured, and the remainder of their life they’re aching to play, ” Jeremy stated throughout an episode of Counting On that aired on Aug. 4. “For me, it was like God took that zeal for soccer and simply relocated it in ministry.”
By the point Jinger and Jeremy met in 2015, he was working as a pastor at Grace Neighborhood Church in Laredo, Texas. Jim Bob expressed his concern about Jeremy’s “modest pastor wage” when Jinger and Jeremy have been nonetheless courting earlier than their November 2016 marriage ceremony.
“Once you get married, it should be loads tighter, going from being a single man to being a married man,” Jim Bob advised Jeremy on Counting On. “However Jinger likes to go thrift purchasing, and it is costly. I used to be simply interested in, financially and stuff.”