Updated: August 6th, 2018
The 12Stone Church Website [https://12Stone.com] (the "Website"), related websites, and 12Stone Church’s mobile applications (the "Mobile Applications") are owned and operated by 12Stone Church. 12Stone Church ("We") understand that you care how information about you is used and shared. We do too. We are committed to protecting your privacy through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the Website and Mobile Applications and our best practices for collecting, using, maintaining, disclosing and protecting that information.
This policy applies to information we collect:
This policy does not apply to information that:
Our Website and Mobile Applications are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website or Mobile Applications. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website, the Mobile Applications or on or through any of the features on the Website or Mobile Applications, make any donations or purchases through the Website or Mobile Applications, use any of the interactive or public comment features of the Website or Mobile Applications or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at DataSecurityOfficer@12Stone.com.
We collect several types of information from and about users of the Website and Mobile Applications, including information:
We collect this information:
We may combine the information you submit on the Website or Mobile Applications, with information received from other 12Stone Church sources to provide certain services to you, offer you a better experience and to improve the quality of our services. Examples of the above include, but are not limited to, providing online giving services, presenting you with spiritual development opportunities, adding new features, and analyzing the performance of our Website or Mobile Applications. For certain services, we may allow you to opt out of combining such information.
The information we collect on or through our Website or Mobile Applications may include:
You also may provide information to be published or displayed ("posted") on public areas on the Website or Mobile Applications transmitted to other users of the Website or Mobile Applications or to third parties (collectively, "User Contributions") such as by sending e-mail(s), posting messages to any of our chat groups or blogs, or otherwise completing online forms or surveys. Any information provided in such communications may be collected as personal information. Your User Contributions are posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although you may set certain privacy setting for such information by logging into your account profile on the Website or Mobile Applications, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website or Mobile Applications with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
The technologies we use for automatic data collection may include one or more cookies (or similar devices such as tokens or web beacons) to your computer or mobile device, so that we may uniquely identify you, your device or your browser. (A cookie is simply a tiny text file containing a string of characters placed on the hard drive of your computer.) Accepting our cookies allows you to keep your user preferences from session to session. Although most browsers accept cookies by default, you can set your browser to refuse all cookies, or to tell you when you are being sent a cookie. Some of the Website and Mobile Applications features and services may not function properly if you have cookies disabled.
When you access and navigate the Website and Mobile Applications, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
The information we collect automatically may include personal information, or we may maintain, associate or combine it with personal information we collect in other ways or from third parties to provide you with a better experience, to improve the quality of the Website or Mobile Applications and deliver a better and more tailored experience for you, including by enabling us to:
Within the Website and Mobile Applications, you can make financial donations to 12Stone Church. Because we use third party services to process credit cards, we do not store full credit card numbers or verification numbers on our servers at any time.
Some content or applications on the Website or Mobile Applications are served by third parties, content providers and application providers, such as a Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, or other social media plugins (for example, when you click "like" or make a comment on or about our Websites or Mobile Applications). These other sites may place their own cookies or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our Website or Mobile Applications. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based advertising or other targeted content.
We only keep one email account per person, and all 12Stone Church messages go to that account. If you have multiple accounts, we only keep the one you most recently provided us.
Your email is your username in all 12Stone Church systems, and therefore cannot be shared with another person.
We use the information that we collect about you or that you provide us, including personal information:
We may also use your information to contact you about other 12Stone Church or partner services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please adjust your user preferences in your account profile on the Website or Mobile Applications. For more information see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
We may disclose aggregated information about our users and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We do not sell, rent, or share your personal information with other institutions without your explicit consent, except we may disclose such information as follows:
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
Your general contact information (for example, name, address, and phone number) and other optional information you may choose to provide (for example, email address, photo, and so forth) may be shared with 12Stone Church staff and volunteers for internal 12Stone Church purposes. Some of your information (such as small groups information, meeting times, etc.) may also be viewable on a limited and restricted basis on our Website and Mobile Applications, but you may opt out of sharing information or limit the optional information you share by modifying your profile settings on our Website and Mobile Applications.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, use, disclosure or destruction of your data including internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data. Unless explicit permission is obtained from you, we limit access to personal information only to those of our employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information to operate, develop or improve our services. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations.
Any payment transactions will be encrypted as provided by our third party credit card processors.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website or a Mobile Application, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website or Mobile Applications. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website or Mobile Applications.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website or Mobile Applications. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained in our Website or our Mobile Applications.
We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed to provide or improve our services. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary:
Enacted April 14, 2016 and put into effect on May 25, 2018, all EU citizens have specific rights as identified by https://www.eugdpr.org/ . We have reviewed these regulations and are in full compliance with them. See "Enforcement" below.
Please contact DataSecurityOfficer@12Stone.com to submit a complaint or to report a compliance issue.
1322 Buford Drive
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Main: (678) 990-8100
Fax: (678) 990-8137