This is a pretty cool story. There is a little-known feature of the Covenant Eyes program – the program can, in many cases, be used to track stolen computers. Here’s one of our member’s own words (we have enabled the recovery of quite a few stolen computers in the past). “My laptop got stolen on 7th January by the conductor after I left it on the train! I called the train company while the train was in transit but of course it didn’t show up when the train was searched at its final destination. “Thanks to CE and the people … Continue reading →
We get a lot of suggestions here at Covenant Eyes. We try to answer every email we get with a personal reply, including suggestions. So for those who have submitted suggestions, I thought you might be interested to hear how they are handled. Suggestions from Covenant Eyes members have been one of our greatest tools in development of the program. Really, some of our best features started out as a suggestion from a member. One of the best examples of this is how, over the years, various tech-oriented people have found ways of circumventing the program. Fortunately, they let us … Continue reading →
I had the opportunity to take a survey of a select group a few months ago, and I think the results are interesting. The group consisted of over 2000 staff members of an established worldwide evangelical ministry. I was able to get enough of the attendees to fill out the survey (nearly 10%) that the results are probably representative of the group.
As my personal burden for the issue of internet pornography has grown, I have seen in the testimonials of our members how pornography has broken relationships. It breaks down relationships between husbands and wives, parents and children, on the job, even lost jobs, relationship to church family, relationship to the “inner man,” and a person’s relationship to God. Related: The Effects of Porn on Wives and Marriages When there is a secret life going on, that secret life affects every one of those relationships. A secret life pervades every aspect of life, and diminishes effectiveness in all areas of life–home, … Continue reading →
I am the founder and President of Covenant Eyes. Mostly I’m a geologist with a propensity for starting businesses. But in 2000, I had two teen-aged sons on the Internet, and realized the need for accountability. So a young man and I started a business, an industry really. In 1992 (August 21, 9:50AM), I lost my wife and my only two children in a car accident.