The Internet can be a powerful tool for good, but only if it is used
Never reveal personal information over the ’net. We know that the Internet can be used to help spread the gospel. It can be a powerful tool for good. But just like many other tools, it can be misused and must be handled with care. For some people, it’s difficult to limit the time spent “surfing.” Just like time spent watching television, hanging out with friends, or chatting on the phone, the activity itself might be acceptable, as long as the time spent doing it doesn’t take away from more important things.
Here are some ideas for ground rules you could discuss with your parents: