Today is a big day for the Bates family! Whitney and Zach Bates have revealed the gender and name of their fourth baby. Who is going to be joining the Bringing Up Bates family?
The couple first announced that they are expecting a baby in November. The baby should arrive in June.
Whitney & Zach Bates share gender reveal photo
On Wednesday, Zach and Whitney posted on their shared Instagram account to reveal their baby’s gender. The photo they shared features all five of them standing in a cloud of blue smoke. They are all dressed in neutral-colored clothing and have huge smiles on their faces. They write, “IT’S A BOY!!!!!!”
Then, they continue, “We’re all counting the days to hold and cuddle the newest baby Bates! 🤩 When we told the kids we were expecting, Bradley talked about all the times he had prayed for a baby brother! He prayed every single night that God would answer his prayer and give him a brother, and seeing the joy in his eyes when we shared the news with him was priceless. We all couldn’t be more thankful for this newest blessing!! We are extremely excited and June just can’t get here soon enough! 🤍”
What is the baby’s name?
In the same post, the couple shares their baby’s name that they have picked out. They plan on naming him Jayden Carl.
Whitney & Zach Bates’ other children
In addition to the baby on the way, Zach and Whitney share three children. Their kids include Khloé Eileen, 1, and Kaci Lynn, 4, and Bradley Gilvin, 6.
Bringing Up Bates fans react
On social media, the couple has gained a lot of attention from their followers, likely due to their appearance on the family’s UPtv show. So, when they shared their exciting news with the world, fans were very happy.
Carlin Bates, Zach’s sister, writes, “YIPPEE!!!!!!!! CAN’T WAIT TO MEET LITTLE, JC!” Lawson Bates follows with, “WOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOO 😄❤️🎉”
In addition to the comments that the family members are sharing, plenty of fans are weighing in. Overall, they seem to be happy for Zach and Whitney. They are also glad that Bradley gets a little brother.
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So, did you think Zach and Whitney would have a baby girl or a baby boy? Do you like the name they’ve chosen? Leave a comment below.
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