Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

Your Privacy Is Important to Emmanuel Church

Emmanuel sees the Internet as an important tool in fulfilling our mission of WINNING people to Christ, TRAINING believers to become disciples and SENDING disciples to impact the world. When you are visiting our website, we collect various types of information to improve your interaction with the site and to track your usage patterns so that we can improve the site in the future. Examples of the types of data we capture are:

  • Viewing Patterns
  • Browser Software and Version
  • Operating System
  • IP address
  • Search Engine Keywords
  • Personally identifiable information that you provide to us In order to track your viewing patterns and provide you with a customized website, we place a "cookie" on your computer that allows us to recognize you when you visit certain parts of our site.

WHY DO WE COLLECT THIS INFORMATION

The data that we capture from our website will in no way be shared or sold to any third party. Access to personal information within the church is closely monitored and available on a need to know basis only.

The collected data is used in two ways:

Aggregate Information: All data that we collect regarding your usage of the site is summarized (aggregated) into reports to help us improve the site. We in no way use the data to track your personal usage of the site. The only exception to this is the use of login statistics in our involvement ministry area. This only applies to members who have a user name and password.

Personal Information: All personal data that you provide through the site (i.e. volunteer sign-ups, event registration) will be used only for the intended purposes of Emmanuel Church.

SECURITY

The security of the information that you provide to us is very important to us. Hence, we have taken several measures to protect your information. All transactions involving sensitive information, such as your credit/debit card number, are conducted using a SSL (Secure Socket Layer protocol) connection (for more on SSL). This connection provides increased security to the information as it is transmitted to our website. We will only use your credit/debit card number for the processing of our payment. Other sensitive information that we may collect will not be disclosed to third parties unless we are required to do so by law.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Emmanuel provides links to other sites that are neither owned nor controlled Emmanuel. These third party sites, however, are not subject to or bound by the Emmanuel Privacy Policy. Such third party sites may or may not have their own privacy policies and may or may not collect personal information form you or place cookies on your browser. Emmanuel is not responsible for the privacy policies or any information collection practices of these sites or any damages resulting therefrom.

Emmanuel does use other vendors to enhance the sites capabilities. Below are links to the privacy statements of these vendors.

CHOICE

This website uses cookies to be able to identify you when you return to our website. If you do not allow cookies to be placed on your computer, this web site may not function properly. However, you may prevent the placement of a cookie on your computer by setting the Preferences or Internet Options of your browser to reject cookies.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

Emmanuel Church reserves the right to change, amend, or restate this policy.

CONTACT

If you have questions about this policy or feel that we have acted in violation of this policy, please email us info@eclife.org or write:

Emmanuel Church

1640 W Stones Crossing Rd

Greenwood, IN 46143

(317) 535-9673