Accountability is one of the foundational principles of Covenant Eyes. Our software is a tool that allows people to take another step in vulnerability and honesty. What Christian men and women often think about when they hear “accountability” is a small group sitting in a circle discussing their failures and addictions. They may picture a late night phone call to another struggling brother to confess the latest blunder. For those who need to get their sins into the open, this type of accountability can be therapeutic. Peer accountability and support groups can be helpful, but many times these situations end … Continue reading →
by Zach Spencer In the concluding episode of Jim Rose’s Tour De Force series Building Integrity in Relationships, Jim tackles the question of Moral Excellence, what it is, what it isn’t, and explains how Accountability Relationships are crucial for building and maintaining moral excellence in the Christian Life. Of course we have included a larger version in our Help and Support Center. We also are providing the video and audio available for download below. All of these videos are also available here.
My regards to Boaz, author of Not the Southern Cross, for his comments about Moore Theological College and Covenant Eyes. (For new readers, read here about Moore’s new initiative to encourage the use of Covenant Eyes at their school.) I found one comment very interesting: “The Covenant Eyes is not going to help this situation, it’s only going to make things worse. I predict some people will become quite anxious and some may get depressed and there is the risk of suicidal behaviour. I would refuse to sign up for it, simply on principle.” <sic> I would be very interested … Continue reading →
by Zach Spencer Jim Rose’s continuing study on Building Integrity in Relationships has now reached lesson 3, aptly titled “Sharing Your Private World – Relationships of Honesty” Honesty is probably the most crucial aspect of an Accountability Relationship, and Jim delves deeply into this topic. He hits points such as “What is my private world?” and “The Dangerous Storm of a Secret Life” and explains how a secret life is cyclical in nature. As always, I’ve included a larger version in the Help and Support Center as well as provided for download a video and plain audio version below. Check … Continue reading →
As the official “blog-meister” of Covenant Eyes, I’ve made a professional hobby of monitoring what others are saying about CE in the blogsphere. In the past two days I’ve reviewed over 110 blogs that mention Covenant Eyes and have found myself immersed in the internet world of men and women struggling with pornography addiction. If ever someone needed to know that he/she was not alone in their struggle, we need look no further than MySpace or blogger.com. Over 80% of the blogs I viewed were very positive in their review of CE, but as with anything, CE is not without … Continue reading →