“Bringing people together in love and faith.” This is the tagline of BigChurch.com. And who owns this online service: Penthouse Media Group, Inc., publisher of Penthouse Magazine. That’s right. BigChurch is just one of many online dating networks where users log on, create a personal profile, and meet others who share similar spiritual beliefs. Christian community (and maybe a date) an easy click away, brought to you by one of the world’s largest pornography providers.
In the age of the Internet, there are both unspeakable benefits and dangers. Covenant Eyes Accountability and Filtering software is helping to make the world of Internet surfing a safer place. Covenant Eyes records and sends a report of every website visited and assigns ratings based on possible objectionable content. This report is emailed to Accountability Partner(s) or viewed from our website when members sign into their online accounts. Internet use is no longer a secret and frees people from this temptation. Every now and then it is encouraging to share some of the quotes and endorsements I read from … Continue reading →
Covenant Eyes was among the finalists in the 2007 Best Christian Places to Work according to the Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI). BCWI is a human resource research and consulting firm, with the mission of making Christian organizations the best places in the world to work. Through their surveys and other resources BCWI has helped numerous organizations each year gain a clearer picture of their workplace environment and take steps to be better stewards of their human resources. We’re honored to have the Covenant Eyes office named among the best Christian workplaces. “Working at Covenant Eyes is unlike any other … Continue reading →
In a previous blog post, I asked to hear from our customers about the effectiveness of Covenant Eyes when it is broadly implemented across a community (such as at a school or in a church). Many Covenant Eyes members are individuals and families, but more and more church staffs, schools, and other institutions have been making Covenant Eyes available or even mandatory for their members. The effect? Joe Temte, the Dean of Students for Christ For the Nations Institute, writes, “Covenant Eyes Accountability software for the PC and Mac has, for several years, been part of the integrity and character-building … Continue reading →