Information Collected and How it is Used
Baker Road Baptist Church collects two types of information when you visit our web site:
- Personal Information
You voluntarily supply this information through a visitor registration card, email, or the Baker Road Baptist Church website. You provide us information for such things as prayer requests, online purchases, volunteering for ministries, church membership, etc. All personal information is confidential and not distributed, sold, or shared with anyone. It is strictly used to allow Baker Road Baptist Church to encourage you in your walk with Jesus Christ.
- Technical Information
This information is exchanged between our computer and yours when visiting our website. This information is anonymous and cannot personally identify you. This type of information includes, but is not limited to, your IP address, referring URL, variety of Web browsers, browser display settings, and whether you are a first-time visitor or returning visitor to the site. We may place a "cookie" on your computer, which is used to recognize you when you visit our site. The technical information gathered from those visiting our site allows us to improve the website's usability and reduce the problems that may occur when viewing our site. You may contact us if you have questions about using personal and technical information collected through our website.
Cookies are small text files stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. They allow web servers to recognize the computer used to access a website. They allow Baker Road Baptist Church to simplify subsequent visits and enhance your personal experience using our website. Most computers are set up to automatically receive cookies. However, you can prevent cookies from being placed on your computer by visiting your web browser's preferences menu. Cookies are not used to gain any personal information about you.
Uses of Information Collected
Any information that Baker Road Baptist Church collects and that you provide is strictly used to extend the ministry of our church. We do not sell, lease, or distribute information to commercial entities. Baker Road Baptist Church may offer chat rooms, message boards, or other open discussion forums. Be aware that any information you supply in such forums is considered public and not protected.
The security of the information you provide us is very important to Baker Road Baptist Church. Therefore, this website takes every precaution to protect this information. For added security, SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protects all sensitive personal information. We will attempt to notify you as soon as possible if our security system is breached and data is compromised.
Baker Road Baptist Church is firmly committed to the safety and protection of children. Baker Road Baptist Church, through its website, does not knowingly accept or collect personal information (such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, social security number, credit card information, date of birth, zip code, and any other information that would allow personal identification) from children under the age of 13 without the prior written verifiable consent from the parent(s) or guardian. Baker Road Baptist Church does not disclose any information collected from children to third parties.