Privacy Policy

Effective Date:  February 18, 2013

Welcome to the website for Bethel Church (hereafter the “Church”).  The following online privacy policy is intended to protect and secure the personal information (any information by which you can be identified) that you provide to the Church through our website www.bethelweb.org (the “Site”).

The Church may modify this Privacy Policy from time to time in its sole discretion.  Each time you use access, view or download materials from the Site, you will be deemed to have accepted any changes to this Privacy Policy. The Church shall have no obligation to notify you of any such changes other than posting such modifications on the Site.  Your use of the Site, and/or any part of the Service, indicates your acceptance of all of the provisions of this Privacy Policy that is displayed on the Site.

PLEASE CAREFULLY REVIEW THE TERMS OF USE OF THIS SITE AND THE TERMS OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

The Church collects different types of information.  One type is information that you voluntarily provide to us such as prayer requests, contact information, email address, registration information and other information that you may provide to us. This information is considered personal confidential information.  The other type of information collected is user information that your computer provides each time you visit the Site. This information is not confidential. All of the information collected will help the Church communicate with you, complete a transaction, update you on projects, personalize the Site for you and overall help to provide you with better service.

COOKIES

The Site may use “cookies” and other technologies such as pixel tags. A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your browser or computer’s hard drive. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Your browser can refuse all cookies, or show you when a cookie is being sent and allow you to decide to accept it or not. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site and other websites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended. We use cookies to recognize you when you return to our sites, or to identify which areas of our Site you have visited. We may use this information to better personalize the content you see on the Church’s Site.

LINKS TO OUTSIDE WEBSITES

This Site links to documents located on websites maintained by other organizations or individuals. Once you access a link to another website, please be aware that the Church is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of third-party websites.

SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

The Church never sells, rents, leases or exchanges your personal information. The Church may share your personal information with service providers that are utilized for providing customer service feedback and management.  The companies that the Church may provide this information to are obligated to protect your information as confidential. The Church may also disclose personal information when required by law or other legal processes or if the Church determines it is necessary to enforce this Privacy Policy or the Site’s Terms of Use.

SECURITY

The Church is committed to ensuring the security of your personal information. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the proper use of information, we have established and implemented appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

CONTACTING US

If you have comments or questions about our online privacy policy, or would like more information about The Church, or are experiencing technical trouble related to the Church’s Site, please contact us.

Updated February 13, 2013