Westminster Presbyterian Church Privacy Policy

Your Consent

By using this website, you consent to our use of your personal data as described in this privacy policy.

How the information is used

Westminster Presbyterian Church uses your information to communicate with you and understand your needs in order to provide better ministry to our church community and beyond. We may use your information to complete a transaction, inform you of prayer needs, update you on the happenings at the church, or to personalize our website for you. We also provide you the opportunity to remove your name from our mailing lists, if you desire.

Cookies

To improve your experience on our site, we may use 'cookies'. Cookies are an industry standard and most major web sites use them. A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies do not damage your computer. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. This enables you to decide if you want to accept it or not. Our website may use temporary or “session” cookies. These “session” cookies expire when your browser window is closed. Our website may contain links to websites that are not operated by us. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only and do not imply any endorsement of the activities of these third-party websites or any association with their operators. We do not control these websites and are not responsible for their data practices. We urge you to review the privacy policy posted on any site you visit before using the site or before providing any personal data about yourself.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described in Google's Privacy Policy and for the purposes set out above. You can opt out of Google Analytics if you disable or refuse the cookie, disable JavaScript, or use the opt-out service provided by Google.

Minors

We do not knowingly collect personal data from minors under the age of thirteen. If you are age thirteen or under, please do not give us any personal data. If you are a child age thirteen or under and using our Website, please do not give any personal data about yourself, such as your name, address, birth date, phone number, school or email address. As we develop online programs for children, we will adopt appropriate policies and practices to protect the privacy of children. Parents and guardians are given an option to opt out of having their pictures published when they enroll with Children's & Family Ministry or Youth Ministry programs. When third parties send us photographs or images of minors, we ask that they do the same and have some form of permission to have taken those photographs and images and permission to use them. We ask users who send photographs and images of minors to our Website not to send images for which they do not have permission of the parents or guardian or send photographs or images in violation of local, state or federal law.

Governing Law

This Privacy Policy forms part of our Website Terms of Use Agreement, which shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Pennsylvania.

Questions About Our Privacy Policy

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or concerns about the way we use Personal Data, please contact communications@westminster-church.org.

Notification of Changes to This Policy

We are continually improving and adding new functionality and features to our Website. Because of these ongoing changes, changes in the law, and the changing nature of technology, we may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. When the Policy changes, we will post a dated notice in this Policy informing you that a change has been made. The Privacy Policy was last updated on September 4, 2019.