In general, you can visit our website without telling us who you are and not revealing any information about yourself. We only collect personal information that you choose to provide voluntarily.
The personal information required by our site, includes your name & email address which are requested when you fill in our contact form, or comment in any of our blogs. We also collect personal information and details regarding your prayer requests, needs, questions, requests for advice etc., - which are collected to assist us in our response to you. This information and other personal information that you provide, such as your e-mail address and telephone number, are kept private.
Our web servers also seek (as many websites do) to place a "cookie" (a small data file) on your computer's hard drive. This cookie allows the server to determine the computer when it visits again. It does this in order to track statistical information about your navigation to and throughout certain areas of our website. This information is collected from your computer each time you request a page during a visit to our website and includes your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your computer's operating system, browser type and the URL (address) of a referring website, if any.
Please note that this cookie is not used to obtain your name or any personal data. However, if you prefer not to accept cookies, you can set your browser to reject them or to alert you before one is placed on your computer. Emmanuel Baptist Church reserves the right to monitor traffic patterns and website usage.
Use Of Personal Information
The personal information we collect on our website about you is used to continually improve your experience and to enable us to respond to your inquiries and requests for prayer, advice and information. We will never sell or rent your personal information to any third parties under any circumstance, unless we have your expressed permission or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the disclosure is required by law.
Information We Share
We may share information that is anonymous that does not directly identify you.
We will not share your personal information with third parties other than as follows: We will share personal information only with persons in the various ministries of our church (eg. prayer ministry and counselling ministry) for the sole purposes of responding to your inquiry, comment, question or prayer request. Aside from the purposes described above, we will never share your personal information with any other third parties.
Updating This Policy