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“I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes.”    Psalm 101:3

Welcome to the website of the First NRC Modern Media Committee. Our purpose is to inform parents and families of the dangers and concerns associated with internet usage and to provide guidance for protecting our families. This site gives an overview of the dangers our families face and provides practical steps families can take to prevent accidental or intentional abuse of the internet.

“When thou buildest a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.”   Deuteronomy 22:8

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Get some recommendations for protecting your new phone, tablet, computer, or e-reader. Learn about “quick fixes” as well as more comprehensive methods of shielding your family members from harmful media content. Information is provided for Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac OS X devices. Read more…

Why should I use a filter? How do filters work?

We have a responsibility as a parent to protect our children from the dangers on the internet. This short article gives some specific reasons why we should use internet filtering and summarizes how filtering works. Read more…

Why the concern about internet use?

We all know the benefits of browsing the internet for finding information and communicating with others, but it’s shocking to see the evil that is readily available on the internet, and more importantly how often this evil can show up unintentionally on the screen! Read more…