- Season 1 Episode 8: Bates and Duggar Reunion
The Bates head to the home schooling conference; meeting up with the Duggars.
- Season 1 Episode 7: Bates Plus 12
The Bates get a visit from their friends the Paines who are a family of 12; the family has a big announcement to share.
- Season 1 Episode 6: New Editions
Gil and Kelly Jo are determined to make their land productive.
- Season 1 Episode 5: 19 in Training
Kelly Jo teaches some of the younger girls how to cook; Gil teaches the boys how to wrestle.
- Season 1 Episode 4: 19 Kids, 1 Emergency
Kelly Jo is rushed to the hospital with more than just the flu; the family prays for a safe and speedy recovery.
- Season 1 Episode 3: Practice Makes Perfect
Helping a large family to be able to comfortably manage its public appearances involves some training.
- Season 1 Episode 2: Papa Bill's Farm
The family heads to see Gil's parents; meet Papa Bill and Mama Jane.
- Season 1 Episode 1: Love Times 21
Gil and Kelly Jo welcome baby number 19; celebrating Valentine's Day Bates' style.