Establishing Quality Accountability Relationships

Having an accountability partner is a great way to deal with life challenges, staying on track with goals, creating change that lasts and implementing action plans. Choosing the right type of person to confide in and seek accountability can be difficult. Covenant Eyes believes these four questions should be asked of oneself when choosing someone […]

Dealing with Past Sexual Abuse

“Sexual abuse is damaging no matter how the victim’s body is violated,” stated Dan Allender in an article published by Family Life. Trauma associated with abuse can be related to many factors including the relationship with the perpetrator, the severity of the intrusion, use of violence, age of the perpetrator and the duration of abuse. […]

The Search for Affirmation

Does your teen spend hours on Snapchat and Instagram? Today’s teen spends an average of eight hours using technology each day. According to Dannah Gresh, teens today are seeking affirmation through social media. While teens today choose to watch Snapchat and Youtube videos over their parents former obsession of MTV, it is evident that fifteen minutes of […]

Cyber Savings Continue!

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Doctor Strange Movie Analysis

The top box office film remains Doctor Strange for yet another weekend. According to MOVIEGUIDE, Doctor Strange is a story about an injured neurosurgeon who turns to the occult arts, sorcery and even killing to heal himself, massage his ego and re-make the world.” Dr. Ted Baehr, founder and chairman of the Christian Film & Television […]

Sexual Self-Control Enhances Marriage

  Dannah Gresh has found herself defending tolerance for virginity on numerous occasions. She delivered her message to her most critical audience when featured on a Ted Talk video (click above to view) entitled The Walk of Fame vs The Walk of Shame. Gresh firmly believes that sexual self-control prior to marriage can enhance sex […]

Does Sexting Make You Vulnerable to Exploitation?

The sexting phenomenon in our culture is not something we can just ignore. Research has indicated that about 7.1% of teens ages 10-17 have received a photo containing explicit content on their mobile devices. A survey released by Covenant Eyes and Josh McDowell Ministry in 2016 found that 66% of teens and young adults have received a sexually explicit […]

Abstinence Clearinghouse Hosts a Girls Night

The Abstinence Clearinghouse team loved hosting these lovely 8th grade girls last week for a panel discussion and hot chocolate bar! How encouraging it was to spend time with young women who are passionate about pursuing virtue and building one another up!    

5 Signs It’s Time to Move On

There are too many great people in the world to settle on someone who is not right for you. There is also no reason to spend time with someone until you fill the spot with the “right person.” If any of the following five description rings true in your current relationship, it may be time […]

Is Minecraft Safe for Children?

Minecraft is often described as a ‘sandbox game.’ This means that it’s a virtual land where users can create their own worlds and experiences, using building blocks, resources discovered on the site and their own creativity. The game is often referred to as virtual Legos and can be played on a computer, smartphone, tablet, XBox or Playstation. It was recently discovered […]