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 →
by Zach Spencer Well, the crazy men in their lab coats in the back room of our offices have done it again. After much smoke, explosions, and general riffraff from the back room, Covenant Eyes 4.2.7 was released, fully forged, onto the denizens of earth. Sorry, I happen to love Tolkien… Here are some of the updates to 4.2.7! Added proxy support for the filter! Now people with proxies can use the filter without a problem! Fixed Vista Auto-update issues. Now you can properly update Covenant Eyes in Vista. Fixed an issue with Connecting to Covenant Eyes using Secure Socket … 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.
by Zach Spencer Luke, our resident blogger/community manager, is getting married tomorrow! We at Covenant Eyes would like to take this opportunity to publicly congratulate him, and wish him well on the next chapter of his life! I’m sure he’d appreciate your prayers and encouragements as well!
In a recent blog I wrote about the big “so what” of lust—in the light of so many problems in the world, so many injustices, why the sexual mores of “old time religion”? I was pleased, after writing this blog, to find a sermon by John Piper which mentioned this very issue. Here’s the transcript from his website, www.desiringgod.org: “Why is this a big deal? Isn’t sexual sin, especially when it’s just a desire and not an act, sin with a little ‘s’? Shouldn’t we get on with the big issues like nuclear arms and social justice? You’ve known people … Continue reading →