Information Collected. On some Church of the Saviour web pages, you can provide contact information for ministry-related purposes, register for events or make ministry contributions. Here are the types of personal information that we collect:
- contact: name, organization/church, complete address, phone number, email address;
- payment: credit/debit card number and expiration date, and billing information;
- shipping: name, organization/church, complete address;
- how you heard about Church of the Saviour;
- questions, comments or suggestions that you wish to leave; and
- your request to receive periodic updates: e.g., to individuals who request it, we will send periodic e-mails related to church or ministry-specific news, activities, events, prayer concerns, etc.
How Information Is Used. Church of the Saviour uses your information to understand your needs and provide you with better service. Specifically, we use it to help you complete a transaction, communicate back to you, update you on ministry happenings and personalize our website for you. Credit/debit card numbers are used only for donations or payment processing for the purpose you designate. We use Internet encryption software and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit/debit card information. Once we receive this, it is accessible only by our PCI-compliant merchant processor. Credit/debit card information is not accessible to Church of the Saviour staff.
No Sharing of Personal Information. Information you provide on Church of the Saviour web pages will not be shared with any third party without your consent. Church of the Saviour will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to other organizations. We assure you that the identity of all who contact us through our website will be kept confidential. Use of personal information is limited to Church of the Saviour's internal purposes and only to further its ministry activities.
Security. Church of the Saviour 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. To that end, Church of the Saviour utilizes Realm to secure your information. ACS owns and operates all of the servers and network components used to create the Realm application environment. Details regarding the security of the Realm application can be found on their website.
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Removing Your Name from Our Mailing List. Our website gives you the opportunity to remove your name from our mailing list so that you do not receive any future communications from us. If you desire to remove your name, you can send us an email.