At Anchor Faith Church, we are committed to protecting your privacy.
1. The information we collect
All services (including various other activities) of Anchor Faith Church are recorded. Images of the people attending or participating in the service (or other activity) may be used and shown in our media ministry, resources and for other promotional purposes and commercial activities. By attending any service (or other activity) you agree to Anchor Faith Church using your image and personal information in these recordings.
The Church will collect general information about you, such as your name, address, contact details so the Church can contact you. We may also collect this and other types of personal information during the course of dealing with you, for example when you wish to obtain goods or services from the Church, when you register for conferences or events, and when you participate in Church activities or complete other forms. The information collected may include some sensitive information (as defined by the Privacy Act), such as health information or information about your beliefs, relevant to the services or assistance you have requested from the Church. In the interests of security and safety, and the comfort of the Church community, the Church also operates video cameras within and around some Church premises.
Where practicable, the purpose for which we collect personal information will be made clear at the time of collection. If you do not provide us with certain information we may be unable to provide you with access to some of our services or the assistance you have requested.
Users can generally visit the Church website without revealing who they are or other personal information unless they log on, place an order or register with us. The Church will not collect any personal information about visitors to the website except when they knowingly provide it.
2. How we use your information
(a) to establish and maintain your involvement with the Church, including providing you with newsletters;
(b) to provide the products or services you have requested from the Church;
(c) to answer your inquiry;
(d) to register you for events, conferences or promotions;
(e) to assist us to make the Church's sites, services and products more valuable to our community;
(f) for direct promotion of products or services and to keep you informed of new developments we believe may be of interest to you. If we contact you in this way without obtaining your prior consent, we will provide you with the opportunity to decline any further promotional communications;
(g) to third parties where we have retained those third parties to assist us to operate the Church and provide the products or services you have requested, such as religious education instructors, catering and event coordinators, promotions companies, transport providers, health care providers, website hosts and IT consultants, and our professional advisers such as consultants, lawyers and accountants. In some circumstances we may need to disclose sensitive information about you to third parties as part of the services you have requested; and
(h) to different parts of the Church to enable the development and promotion of other products and services and to improve our general ability to assist Church attendees and the wider community.
3. Access to your information
You can request access to the personal information that the Church holds about you by contacting the Church's Privacy Officer as set out below. We will provide you with access to your personal information unless we are legally authorized to refuse your request. We may charge a reasonable amount for providing access.
If you wish to change personal information that is out of date or inaccurate at any time please contact us. After notice from you, we will take reasonable steps to correct any of your information which is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. If you wish to have your personal information deleted please let us know and we will delete that information wherever practicable.
We may refuse your request to access, amend or delete your personal information in certain circumstances. If we do refuse your request, we will provide you with a reason for our decision and, in the case of amendment, we will note with your personal information that you have disputed its accuracy.
The Church will take reasonable steps to keep secure any personal information which we hold and to keep this information accurate and up to date. Personal information is stored in a secure server or secure files.
The Internet is not a secure method of transmitting information. Accordingly, the Church cannot accept responsibility for the security of information you send to or receive from us over the Internet or for any unauthorized access or use of that information.
B. Collection & Use
Anchor Faith Church recognizes the privacy concerns of users of our websites on the Internet and the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected from them. As a general policy, no personally identifiable information, such as a visitor’s name, address, email address, telephone number, or credit card information is automatically collected on our websites. Such information is collected only when it is knowingly and voluntarily submitted, and Anchor Faith Church uses such information only for the purpose for which it was submitted, unless we disclose other uses in this policy or at the time of collection.
We maintain reasonable and appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of such information in our possession. Anchor Faith Church does not sell personally identifiable information to third parties. Anchor Faith Church will not disclose, sell, trade, or rent personal information it collects to outside parties. We reserve the right to monitor visitor traffic patterns and website usage to help us develop the design and layout of our websites to enhance your online experience.
Our technology partners use industry-leading Internet security technology and practices. They use secure server software (SSL) that encrypts the information you input before you send it to us. All of the data is protected against unauthorized access, as indicated by the secure icon on your browser.
Anchor Faith Church may run promotions on our websites that require submission of personally identifiable information by participants. Anchor Faith Church may use the information collected in the aggregate so we can determine, for example, how many visitors to our website participated in the promotion. Promotions are subject to change without notice.
Our websites may be linked to or from other websites that are not operated by Anchor Faith Church or any company affiliated with Anchor Faith Church. Anchor Faith Church is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these third-party websites. Our websites may also be linked to websites operated by companies affiliated with Anchor Faith Church. Visitors to those websites should refer to their separate privacy policies and practices.
G. Technology Providers
Anchor Faith Church partners with several technology providers in order to deliver the best possible online experience to visitors. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the Privacy Policies of these providers by following the link below:
Thank you for taking the time to visit this Anchor Faith Church website and reviewing our Legal Disclaimer.
Disclaimer of Liability:
In preparation of this site, every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur, and information may become dated. In particular, but without limiting anything stated herein, Anchor Faith Church disclaims any responsibility for typographical errors and accuracy or timeliness of the information that may be contained on Anchor Faith Church’s websites. Anchor Faith Church also reserves the right to make changes at any time without notice. If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any concerns.
Links to Third Party Websites:
The documents on this website may serve to provide access to the World Wide Web. Because the Anchor Faith Church website connects to the Internet, once you leave the Anchor Faith Church website, Anchor Faith Church cannot control the information you access. Anchor Faith Church links to external websites in the hope that users will find reference material on related subjects. Anchor Faith Church does not control those sites and is not responsible for the content included in them, including without limitation, any subsequent links contained within a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site. Each individual site has its own set of policies about what information is appropriate for public access. Anchor Faith Church is not responsible for any information or material located at any site other than official Anchor Faith Church websites.
Disclaimer of Reliability:
Anchor Faith Church makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this website, its suitability for use, or that this web service will be uninterrupted or error-free.
Disclaimer of Damages:
By using an Anchor Faith Church website, you assume all risks associated with the use of the site, including any risk to your computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file that might be transmitted or activated via an Anchor Faith Church website or your access to it. Anchor Faith Church shall not be liable for any damages of any kind (general, special, incidental or consequential damages, including, without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits) resulting from the use or misuse of the information contained in an Anchor Faith Church website.
Disclaimer of Endorsement:
Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Anchor Faith Church. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of Anchor Faith Church, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
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