Video Gaming & Online TV

Our friends at the Modern Media Committee in New Jersey (Franklin Lakes/Clifton) shared some documents on various topics. Online TV Video Gaming Media Usage: Are you addicted? They presented the solemn reality as follows: “Our children are a precious gift from the Lord. He has entrusted them to us, and we have promised to do…

One Parent’s Testimony

“Viewing pornography is sexual cannibalism: the one-sided consumption of a human being created in God’s image for personal pleasure.” Thank you to the parent who sent us the following testimonial and allowed us to share it anonymously: “It makes me upset when adults think we don’t need filtering (and when they get upset when asked…

Smartphones are Killing Teenagers’ Memories

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) conducted a study which highlighted the link between smart devices and attention spans, leading to a higher likelihood of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD). The JAMA study found that frequent checking of social media, web browsing and other online activities will increase the likelihood of “meeting ADHD criteria” two years…

Teens and Modern Media

Social media platforms are constantly changing, and teens have always been ahead of the curve. Do we know where our children ‘hang-out’ on the internet? Many teen social media users say that social media often distracts them from other important things: Fifty-seven percent agree that using social media often distracts them when they should be…