I recently received this email in my inbox from one of our Covenant Eyes members: Hello, My name is Brian and I have been using covenant eyes for about 3 years now. I have found the program to be invaluable for protecting my integrity online. It was so freeing to know that I was being held accountable. It worked so well for me that I started encouraging others in my life to use it. I currently am held accountable by and keep accountable 4 different guys. From your last news letter you promoted your panic button. I think the panic … Continue reading →
Protecting our kids is a full-time job, and it includes making sure they are safe online. We’ve put together a short list of practical steps and suggestions for parents. The most important thing we can tell parents is: be informed. Learn about the online world. Take responsibility for your child’s protection from online dangers. A few practical steps will go a long way. Here are some helpful principles to keep in mind as a parent: Be informed. The most important thing you can do as a parent is become informed about the Internet and common ways that younger generations use it. … Continue reading →
Special thanks to Steve Siler of Music For the Soul and John Mandeville for giving us permission to post this track from their CD project: Somebody’s Daughter: Confronting the Lies of Pornography.
To be a Christian is to believe this: God has ratified a New Covenant through the death of Jesus on the cross. One of the great promises to us who believe is that we have a personal, spiritual union with the perfect Messiah Jesus, thus making us partakers of His divine nature (2 Peter 1:3-4). Jesus’ union with the sinner brought the wrath of God upon Him, and our union with Him brings God’s favor, His smile, upon us. This concept of “Christ in us” is the great mystery that Paul preached with a power and passion that defied human … Continue reading →
– – – – The One Who Bears God’s Wrath Jesus died for our sins. As Christians we know this. We repeat this truth to each other each time we partake of our communion and Eucharist elements. We fix large crosses to our buildings to remind us of this central truth. But it’s in fixing our hearts and minds on this truth that sets the heart free. More happened on the cross than merely the physical pain and the utter social humiliation.