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Four Lies Porn Uses to Keep You in Bondage

“I have found that recognizing some of the many lies porn tries to sell me has grown in my heart a deep distaste for it – mostly because I’ve come to recognize how much porn detests me,” said author and speaker Michael Johnson in a recent article by Covenant Eyes. Here are four of Johnson’s 21 […]

“Gamifying” Addiction Recovery

A recent article by Fortify offers individuals overcoming pornography a new way of defeating addiction by viewing recovery as a game or quest to be conquered. Research has shown that “gamifying” a tough challenge can bring about positive change. Rather than viewing recovery as a heavy burden or boring program, Fortify recommends approaching it as the ultimate challenge- The […]

Women and Masturbation

“Lust is not a guy problem-it’s a human problem,” wrote Kristen Clark in a Covenant Eyes article. “If you’re a woman who has struggled with any sort of lustful sin habit, including masturbation, you’re not alone. Millions of women (single and married) are facing similar temptations every day.” Last week Covenant Eyes released part two of […]

How to Erase Pornography From Your Brain

Did you know the brain has a “delete button”? There is an old saying in neuroscience: neurons that fire together wire together. This means the more you run a neuro-circuit in your brain, the stronger that circuit becomes. According to an article by Judah Pollack and Olivia Fox Cabana, the ability to learn is about more than […]

Four Behavioral Signs of Sex Addiction

Are you wondering if you are a sex addict? Think about your real and imagined sexual activity. If you’re still wondering, “Am I addicted to sex?” then read these four signs that your sexual activity may constitute a sexual addiction: Secretive Hollow Abusive Mood-Altering Learn more about these four behaviors and how you can break […]

An Open Letter to a Female Sex Addict

The following letter, featured by Covenant Eyes, was written by counselor, speaker, teacher and author, Kimberly Johnson. Her experience and knowledge come not only from the hundreds of stories she has heard, but from seeking healing in her on her own journey of sexual brokenness. “Dear Precious One, I have been where you are. I am no […]