“We had porn when I was a kid, back in the 20th Century, and we didn’t have problems! Why the big fuss, today???”
Believe it or not, that is a quote from a man I talked to before one of my SEX, KIDS, & THE INTERNET Seminars. I don’t believe the gentleman is alone in [...]
Recently I was chatting with a friend who struggles with pornography addiction. He was telling me about how things had been going well for quite a while but that, for the last couple of weeks, it felt like he had just been bombarded with temptations. He was standing strong, but was afraid that the “fiery [...]
It’s Thursday night. The kids are finally down. You and your spouse catch each other’s eyes. You lock the front door, take each other’s hands, and go back to your bedroom, or settle on the couch, for some much-needed romance. Shortly after things really get going you hear one of your children go:
“MOMMY…DADDY!!! What [...]
Have you fired your cable company lately? Many people are either shifting from traditional cable TV service to Internet-based streaming services such as NETFLIX and HULU+, or they are supplementing their cable services with these new technologies.
A popular device that enables access to hundreds of programs is called: ROKU
Now, this is a [...]
Praise the LORD!
We survived BLACK FRIDAY!!! (At least, I hope you did!)
This time of year folks buy LOTS of technology for the kids. That’s great, but only if you understand the safety issues these gadgets and devices bring into the home.
So, here is a quick list of past blog posts that [...]
When I answered the phone I heard the fear in her voice. It was a mother (in another city) whose child had a “nosy friend” on the Internet and she was scared to death that the “friend” was a predator. She called, needing direction and advice and we got the proper authorities involved. The last [...]
It has been a great and wild year for Knights’ Quest and for me, personally. I’d like to thank you for your prayers and support and hope I get to visit your communities in the coming year to educate and equip parents and youth regarding Internet dangers.
As we enter the final two months [...]
Most of my writing deals with protecting our children from accidental, or intentional, exposure to online pornography. As you may have read, I am a big fan of filters, especially OpenDNS and Net Nanny.
As with all types of filters you have to have an administrator login and password. So long as the kids don’t [...]
OpenDNS Web Site
You might want to read the first in this series: Filtering Your Home Network via OpenDNS: What Parents Need To Know Part I – What is OpenDNS?
Ok, now that you have decided to use OpenDNS to filter your home network (possibly for FREE!) the question comes up:
Most parents want to protect their children from inappropriate and harmful material on the Internet. The problem is: HOW?
Well, it boils down to two battlefields: Your home Internet connection and network, and….everywhere else!
With devices attached to your network, either by cable or WI-FI, you can filter out inappropriate web-based materials in one of [...]