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Featured Articles

With all the information on the internet about technology, finding your way through the sea of resources can be overwhelming. Our goal is to help you navigate the facts well. We offer the following articles as a place to start. We pray this equips you to learn how to use and steward technology well. 

Recommended Books  

Parent's Guide To Technology

Check out this resource from Bell Shoals church 

Parental Controls

Parental control apps can help you maintain control in a variety of ways. Most parental control apps require you to pay for an annual subscription based on the number of devices you monitor. Here are a few helpful apps and software tools to check out. NOTE: Richland Creek does not necessarily endorse these products, nor have we tested them all. We provide the list as a resource. Information given is taken from the companies.

Victory by Covenant Eyes is a powerful new app to help you quit porn for good. Victory works with your Covenant Eyes service to bring your accountability partners closer and quicker than ever before, giving you the power to make the right decision when faced with online temptation.

Circle’s award-winning parental controls let you manage screen time and monitor not just some, but ALL websites and apps. With our complete in-home and on-the-go solution, you set the rules for sites like YouTube, TikTok, Discord (and many more) across all your family’s connected devices.

Net Nanny’s award-winning content filtering technology offers a trusted solution for browsing the Internet and blocking inappropriate or dangerous content, while still allowing your family access to appropriate websites. If your children use the Internet on their smartphone, tablet or computer, then safeguard them with our award-winning Internet filtering technology.

Protect your kids online and offline with award-winning parental controls. Get flexible tools that help you safeguard their activities, monitor their behavior and teach them self-control. Our tools let you block access to harmful content, set screen time limits, and track your child's location. 

Norton family provides parents with the information they need to help keep their child safer and focused when online. Parents can see their child's search terms and viewed videos, monitor age-appropriate content, set screen time limits, and more. 

Bark monitors texts, email, YouTube, and 30+ apps and social media platforms for signs of issues like cyberbullying, sexual content, online predators, depression, suicidal ideation, threats of violence, and more. With content monitoring, you can get email and text alerts when Bark detects potential issues so you can talk to your child and make sure everything is OK.