This site (https://thejesusconnection.info) is owned and operated by the Jesus Connection (“TJC,” “we” or “us”), a registered 501(c)(3). We are committed to protecting your privacy. Please read the Policy carefully to understand our practices regarding collection and usage of personal data.
By using our website or voluntarily providing personal information to us, you agree to your personal information being used and stored, as put forth in this Policy. We reserve the right to modify this Policy, so please check back periodically.
When you access our website, we may collect data from you in one or more of the following ways:
Information you provide - We may collect personal information you provide. For example, if you fill out our contact form, we collect your email, as well as your name, phone number and any information you choose to disclose in your “Message.” The same applies if you leave a comment on one (or more) of our blog posts; we may collect your name, email and any other information you disclose in your comment.
Information from third parties - We may receive your information via third parties, including online tracking services. This information allows us to better understand how our website is used and ways we can improve site experience. Third parties have their own policies and procedures, therefore it is important you understand how they use and collect your information while using their services.
Information automatically collected - Information such as location, IP addresses, domains and site activity are automatically collected through cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer, and are small bits of data stored on your browser. Please refer to the “Cookies” section below for more information.
Use of Information
We may use collected information for one or more of the following purposes:
To respond to your inquiries when contacting us.
To better understand how and why our website is used for the purpose of improving future use by you and other site visitors, this may include research and analytics purposes.
To provide you with news and newsletter updates, including new blog posts and events.
To comply with applicable laws and regulations.
For the purpose of system monitoring, effectiveness measurement, stability and debugging.
For security and anti-fraud purposes.
Our organization is hosted on the Wix.com platform, therefore, your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. Wix.com stores your data on secure servers behind a firewall. For more information on Wix.com’s information collection policies, please visit their site at wix.com.
If you wish to no longer receive communication from us or if you request for your information to be deleted, we will maintain basic information about you to ensure we do not send you information in the future. We will also store any information required for administrative, legal or security purposes.
Some of our site pages may include embedded content, such as links to third party sites. Please be aware that these third parties will have their own policies and procedures regarding collection of personal information and cookies.
Security and anti-fraud measures
System monitoring, effectiveness management, stability and debugging
To identify site member information and settings
To track site analytics such as site traffic, visitor activity on and leaving our site and site performance
To customize your site experience
There are different types of cookies used for certain purposes and stored for certain amounts of time. The cookies we may use include single-session and persistent. Single-session cookies help us provide smooth site navigation and are deleted shortly after you leave our site or close your browser. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer’s hard drive and record information every time you access certain websites. They will remain on your hard drive until you manually delete them or they expire.
In addition to single and persistent cookies, we may also use web beacons. Similar to cookies, web beacons help us provide a better experience for you and other site visitors. Web beacons are not stored on your hard drive; they are embedded in images on websites and emails and are most often utilized by third parties to help website owners with site analytics, such as site traffic and activity.
You have the choice to permit certain cookies or disable them entirely. Most browsers allow you to manage your cookie preferences by accessing the “Settings” tab. Please understand that disabling cookies may affect your ability to access and use certain websites, as well as prevent you from receiving customized services including promotions and communication. To ensure you understand cookies, their purposes and how to manage them, we recommend you research them via articles such as this one provided by NortonLifeLock, Inc.
Sharing and Storing Information
We may disclose your information to third parties for the purpose of site analytics. However, we will never sell or trade your information, and we will only provide third parties with the information they need to perform the services for which they are being utilized by our site.
We intend for our site to be managed and accessed within the U.S.; therefore, your information will be stored in the U.S. and our information collection complies with applicable U.S. safety laws only. By using our site, you attest that you are a U.S. citizen.
We will retain collected information for as long as necessary for business and legal purposes.
Though we are dedicated to ensuring the security of your personal information, we cannot guarantee absolute security. Therefore, it is important you take the necessary steps to protect yourself while using the internet, including using secure browsers and observing safe password practices with all your accounts.
We believe children are a precious gift from God and should therefore be protected. We do not knowingly collect or receive information from those under the age of 13. We encourage all children to seek their parents’ approval and guidance when disclosing any personal information online or in person, including name, email, phone number, etc. In the event we learn a child under the age of 13 has submitted information to our site without his/her guardian’s permission, we will take the necessary steps to delete the information.
If you have questions about this Policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 1152, Greenville, OH 45331.