The Covenant Eyes Blog

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Is Accountability Software Just “Shameware?” 

Covenant Eyes is an anti-porn app for people who desire freedom from…

Covenant Eyes is an anti-porn app for people who desire freedom from pornography but feel like they don’t have enough self-control to stop watching on their own. It’s an accountability tool for people who want…

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Defeat Lust & Pornography

Effects of Porn: What Watching Porn Does to You and Those Around You

What are the effects of watching porn? Are there any? Some have…

What are the effects of watching porn? Are there any? Some have argued it’s a safe way to enjoy guilt-free sex without harmful effects. One author at New York Times expressed this viewpoint: “[P]ornography can…

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Defeat Lust & Pornography

Andrew’s Story: From Porn Addict to Missionary

For years, I battled with an addiction to pornography. I didn’t know…

For years, I battled with an addiction to pornography. I didn’t know it was an addiction because I just felt it was a perfectly normal thing for a guy to struggle with. I was exposed…

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Defeat Lust & Pornography

Why You Can’t Stop Thinking About Porn (And What to Do About It) 

If you’ve ever tried to quit porn—or if you’re trying now—you’ve probably…

If you’ve ever tried to quit porn—or if you’re trying now—you’ve probably noticed that it’s tough to stop thinking about porn. Why is that? Why does pornography seem to get stuck in your brain like…

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Help Others Restore Integrity

How Addicted Are They? Levels of Porn Addiction

Have you ever noticed how many different approaches there are to overcoming…

Have you ever noticed how many different approaches there are to overcoming porn? Even in closely connected Christian circles, we find completely different—even contradicting—recovery programs and advice. There are many reasons for the differences, and…

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5 Important Steps to Help Someone Overcome Porn

As a counselor and pastor for 40 years, I’ve had scores of…

As a counselor and pastor for 40 years, I’ve had scores of accountability relationships, many with porn strugglers and their families. Though the main priority is understood to be a relationship where we hold each…

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Defeat Lust & Pornography

How a Pastor Fell Into Porn—and Found Freedom!

His fall into the porn trap was subtle. Many people who struggle…

His fall into the porn trap was subtle. Many people who struggle with porn addiction can point to a defining moment in their experience with porn, but for Pastor Kell, it began more subtly.  Pastor…

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Defeat Lust & Pornography

Is Porn Bad?: 10 Things to Consider Before Watching

How bad can it be—everyone watches porn, right? It’s your own choice…

How bad can it be—everyone watches porn, right? It’s your own choice whether you want to or not, it doesn’t hurt anyone else. If you don’t like porn, just don’t watch it. These are common…

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