College is expensive. We’re making it cheaper. Last year, as part of our 10th anniversary celebration, we announced the creation of a scholarship fund for subscribers of Covenant Eyes who were also enrolled full-time in college. We awarded 19 scholarships to deserving recipients. We’re now accepting applications for scholarships for the 2011 school year. There are only three requirements for eligibility: You cannot be a previous recipient of a Covenant Eyes scholarship; You must be a Covenant Eyes subscriber; and You must be enrolled full-time in college in the Fall of 2011. Applications are due by July 31, 2011. The … Continue reading →
What would you do if you discovered your 15-year-old daughter was in a relationship with a man 30 years her senior? Late one night in 2002, after investigating an extremely large cellphone bill, full of late-night phone calls to a family friend from their church, Doug and Lisa Cherry found themselves facing the unspeakable truth: this man had been sexually grooming their daughter Kalyn for nearly two years. Recently, Covenant Eyes blogger Luke Gilkerson interviewed Kalyn and Lisa about this experience. LG: Kalyn, you were essentially groomed by this man over a couple of years. How did this progress? Kalyn: … Continue reading →
Constructing an Online Identity Conventional wisdom tells us people pretend to be other than who they are online. The stereotype of a sexual predator, for instance, is an adult male masquerading as an adolescent in order to groom youth (for the real story on this, download our e-book). New research conducted by the Girl Scouts indicates that many teens are the ones actually reinventing themselves, though for less sinister purposes. In a 2010 survey of more than 1,000 girls about how they portrayed themselves online: 74% of girls agree that “most girls my age use social networking sites to make … Continue reading →
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