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Advice for Parents Feeling Betrayed and Deceived by Their Teen Addict

I am a mom of four beautiful children. They each have their positive and negative traits. Each has made me laugh and feel pride at their accomplishments, and each has disappointed me and fallen short…

Intrusive Accountability

Christians have grown accustomed to the idea of accountability, and not in a good way. We’re used to hearing the term and filing it in the “things we should be doing” section of our brain…

Your Child Struggles with Porn? You Are Not Alone

When my son told us he had been watching pornography, I wanted to throw up. When I understood the depth of his addiction and the length of time he had been watching, I berated myself,…

7 Lessons from the Pit of Betrayal

“I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock…

Why the U.S. Senate Must Pass FOSTA-SESTA to Fight Online Sex Trafficking

Ordering a Person for Sex Online Is as Easy as Ordering a Pizza In the digital age, it is easier than ever before to buy and sell women and children for sex—frankly, it’s as easy…

6 Dangers of Having Tunnel Vision in Recovery

When I started in recovery, my sole focus was sobriety. All of my actions were done to ensure I was not repeating the mistakes of the past so I didn’t continue to hurt myself or…

Finding Freedom from the Cave of Shame

 “Our brokenness is a bridge, not a barrier.” Have you ever experienced what seems like the end of the road—a feeling like you’re trapped in a dark, inescapable cave? Alone, enslaved, ashamed, and often believing…

Called to Rise: Overcoming Sexual Addiction

Overcoming sexual addiction can feel impossible. For many, it is one of the hardest addictions to break. Several factors complicate sexual compulsivity. These include the age of first exposure to sex and pornography, the extremity…

4 Ways to Cultivate Empathy with Your Spouse

Dear betrayed spouse, I hate to break this to you, but somewhere along the journey very well-meaning people will give you their well-meaning advice. Just be prepared. They will tell you not to pull away. They will…