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Each episode of the Integrity Restored Podcast will equip you with the knowledge and resources you need to live a porn free life and to help others do the same.

Episode 79: The Other Back To School Guide with Fr. Allen Hoffa

September 14, 2021

What can we do as concerned adults and caregivers, parents, etc. to protect our kids in today’s hypersexualized society? Father Allen Hoffa and Jim explain what concepts we need to learn about the hazards of today’s digital world. Takeaways: The 4 “C’s” of Digital Safety: 1. Content 2. Contact 3. Conduct 4. Commercialism VISIT COVENANTEYES.COM […]

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Episode 78: Wake Up Dead People with Dr. Paul Young

September 10, 2021

Jim is joined by Dr. Paul Young to discuss how we need to “wake up” to the problem of pornography in society. If it doesn’t personally affect you, it certainly does someone you love and care about, particularly our kids. Takeaways: 1. 90% of kids 12 and up have seen some form of pornography 2. […]

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Episode 77: One And Done… Not With Porn

August 31, 2021

Our brains are amazing super systems, but can be fooled. In this episode, Jim dives into the neurochemical and scientific reasons we are drawn to pornography and what to do about it…don’t be like the rat! Listen to the podcast to find out why!!! Takeaways: 1. More is never enough 2. The brain doesn’t know […]

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Episode 76: 7 Words To Start Recovery

August 24, 2021

In this episode, Jim discusses the 7 words we need to start our recovery: “I admit I am powerless over pornography”. These seven words can be the beginning of our healing journey for ourselves and those we have affected by our porn struggles. Takeaways: 1. Step 1 of the 12 steps is this admission — […]

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Episode 75: The Happiness Project with Enza Cerami

August 18, 2021

What is happiness and how can we find it? In this episode Jim and Enza talk about what she’s learned from her new initiative HAPPIESTPEOPLE.ORG… it’s not what you think and it certainly isn’t being enslaved to pornography! Takeaways: 1. Who are we made to be? 2. Meaningful relationships are necessary for joy with God […]

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Episode 74: Porn and Harassment with Dr. Peter Kleponis

August 11, 2021

Almost every day we are hearing about a new celebrity, athlete or politician who has been accused of some form of sexual harassment, yet have we ever considered the role of our pornified society that we live in as a driver for that behavior? In this episode, Jim is joined by Dr. Kleponis to outline […]

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Epidode 73: The Mental Effect

August 3, 2021

With over 85 studies outlining the harmful mental effects of pornography, we should be far more hesitant to expose ourselves to it, yet the numbers are growing. In this episode Jim discusses the real world responses our brain has to habitual pornography usage. Takeaways: 1. There are physical, emotional and neurological effects of porn use […]

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Episode 72: Spiritual Authority with De Yarrison

July 27, 2021

Is there really anything we can do spiritually to heal or help a loved one heal from pornography addiction? C.S. Lewis once said “There is no neutral ground in the universe. Every square inch, every split second, is claimed by God and counter-claimed by Satan.” Join Jim and De as they discuss what we can […]

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Episode 71: Spiritual Bondage with Fr. Allen Hoffa

July 20, 2021

Fr. Hoffa and Jim break open the spiritual effects of pornography usage and more importantly what we can do about. Healing from pornography is going to be a journey of the whole person…mind, body and soul and in this episode Jim and Father provide some tools to heal spiritually. Takeaways: 1. We need to make […]

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Episode 70: Not Just for Men with Samantha Kelly

July 14, 2021

In this episode, Jim is joined by Samantha Kelley, the founder and president of FIERCE Athlete, to discuss the growing trend of pornography usage among women and what we can do about it. Takeaways: 1. Up to 1/3rd of all daily searches on pornographic websites are by women 2. The self soothing they seek is […]

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What can we do as concerned adults and caregivers, parents, etc. to protect our kids in today’s hypersexualized society? Father Allen Hoffa and Jim explain what concepts we need to learn about the hazards of today’s digital world.

Takeaways:

The 4 “C’s” of Digital Safety:

1. Content
2. Contact
3. Conduct
4. Commercialism

VISIT COVENANTEYES.COM AND USE PROMO CODE INTEGRITY30 FOR A FREE 30 DAY TRIAL

Jim is joined by Dr. Paul Young to discuss how we need to “wake up” to the problem of pornography in society. If it doesn’t personally affect you, it certainly does someone you love and care about, particularly our kids.

Takeaways:

1. 90% of kids 12 and up have seen some form of pornography

2. We need to wake up, be healed so we can help others, especially our kids

3. Stop overstimulating with technology and work on building real life relationships

VISIT COVENANTEYES.COM AND USE PROMO CODE INTEGRITY30 FOR A FREE 30 DAY TRIAL

Our brains are amazing super systems, but can be fooled. In this episode, Jim dives into the neurochemical and scientific reasons we are drawn to pornography and what to do about it…don’t be like the rat! Listen to the podcast to find out why!!!

Takeaways:

1. More is never enough

2. The brain doesn’t know that this is not real

3. Psychological and physiological repercussions are more and more commonplace

In this episode, Jim discusses the 7 words we need to start our recovery: “I admit I am powerless over pornography”. These seven words can be the beginning of our healing journey for ourselves and those we have affected by our porn struggles.

Takeaways:

1. Step 1 of the 12 steps is this admission — why?

2. What are the typical signs of this addiction?

3. What is a Porn Effects Inventory and why do it?

What is happiness and how can we find it? In this episode Jim and Enza talk about what she’s learned from her new initiative HAPPIESTPEOPLE.ORG… it’s not what you think and it certainly isn’t being enslaved to pornography!

Takeaways:

1. Who are we made to be?

2. Meaningful relationships are necessary for joy with God and others.

3. In person, not social media interactions, and time are key components for happiness.

Almost every day we are hearing about a new celebrity, athlete or politician who has been accused of some form of sexual harassment, yet have we ever considered the role of our pornified society that we live in as a driver for that behavior? In this episode, Jim is joined by Dr. Kleponis to outline the neurochemical, psychological and behavioral aspects of this conduct in our workplaces.

Takeaways

1. Porn absolutely changes your perspective

2. Violence and aggression are common porn themes and will influence our individual behaviors/desires

3. In communities and workplaces, training reinforcing dignity is necessary to stem this tide

With over 85 studies outlining the harmful mental effects of pornography, we should be far more hesitant to expose ourselves to it, yet the numbers are growing. In this episode Jim discusses the real world responses our brain has to habitual pornography usage.

Takeaways:

1. There are physical, emotional and neurological effects of porn use

2. Relationships and behavior can be negatively impacted by porn

3. The brain needs to reboot and rewire to heal

Is there really anything we can do spiritually to heal or help a loved one heal from pornography addiction? C.S. Lewis once said “There is no neutral ground in the universe. Every square inch, every split second, is claimed by God and counter-claimed by Satan.” Join Jim and De as they discuss what we can do in light of the ongoing spiritual battle in our lives.

Takeaways

1. The feelings of despair are a lie…there is great hope for recovery.

2. Do you know your baptismal authority?

3. Learn to listen to your thoughts to sift out what is not aligned with Christ.

Fr. Hoffa and Jim break open the spiritual effects of pornography usage and more importantly what we can do about. Healing from pornography is going to be a journey of the whole person…mind, body and soul and in this episode Jim and Father provide some tools to heal spiritually.

Takeaways:

1. We need to make sure we keep space open for the Holy Spirit

2. We need to move from going through the motions to a relationship

3. Three tips are consistency, relational prayer and daily Examen

In this episode, Jim is joined by Samantha Kelley, the founder and president of FIERCE Athlete, to discuss the growing trend of pornography usage among women and what we can do about it.

Takeaways:

1. Up to 1/3rd of all daily searches on pornographic websites are by women

2. The self soothing they seek is a LIE leading to depression and increased isolation

3. All relationships, not just sexual ones, are impacted by porn consumption