Summit Church's Privacy Policy

Summit Church’s Adherence to GDPR Privacy Guidelines:

a. Personal information will be collected and processed: lawfully and fairly, for specific and legitimate purposes.
b. Information collection will be relevant to what is necessary about the purposes for which they are processed;
c. Information will be kept in a form that permits identification of data subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal data are processed;
d. processed in a manner that ensures appropriate security of the personal data, including protection against unauthorized or unlawful processing and accidental loss, destruction, or damage using appropriate technical or organizational measures.

Our Privacy Policy is further expanded below:

Summit Church respects your privacy rights.

Summit Church strives to respect and protect your privacy. When using our website or communicating with us by text messaging, we may collect personal identifying information. This content includes, but is not limited to name, address, email, phone numbers, address, gender, and birthdays. Our giving platform will also collect your payment information. This privacy policy is a summary of what information Summit Church collects and how that information is used. By using this Summit Church website, you are giving us your express consent to use the information that we collect about you in the manner described in this Privacy Policy.

 

What type of information does Summit Church collect?
Summit Church collects two different types of information. One type is voluntary information, which you provide, such as contact information, registration information for events, membership information, or things such as prayer needs. The other type of information Summit Church collects is user information provided by your computer each time you visit this site or by your mobile device when you send us text message requests and we respond to them. The information that Summit Church collects helps us to provide information and service to you. We may combine information from other sources with the information that we collect.

  

What does Summit Church do with the information that is collected?
Any information that you provide to Summit Church or that is obtained through this website or mobile communications may be used for church purposes. We may disclose your information to companies that provide services for us such as church management software companies, email and text companies, related or affiliated entities, or to other sister churches for church purposes, but we will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to commercial entities. Any information that Summit Church may disclose to third parties (other than service providers and sister churches) will only be released in the aggregate and will not contain any personally identifiable information. Aggregate information is useful for church statistics and marketing purposes. Summit Church will not otherwise disclose your name, address, email address, or phone number without your express consent unless disclosure is necessary to comply with laws or relevant legal proceedings.
Summit Church or other sister ministries may offer services to you such as chat rooms, message boards, or other similar discussion forums. Please be aware that any information you divulge in these arenas is deemed public information and is not protected.  

Summit Church encourages you to review the privacy policies of any sites that we link to on our website. Summit Church’s privacy policies only pertain to Summit Church. 

 

What are cookies and how are they used?
Cookies are bits of computer code that Summit Church may place on your computer that can be accessed by our computer when you visit this site. Cookies allow us to collect information about you so that your experience on this site will be as customized as possible. Most computers will automatically receive cookies. You can prevent cookies from being placed on your computer by accessing your browser’s preferences menu. We do not use cookies to obtain any personal information about you before or after you leave the Summit Church sites.

 

Privacy Policy for Minor Children

Summit Church does not collect identifying information from minors unless that information is provided by their parent or legal guardian. The most common information provided to Summit Church is their first name and their day and month of birth.


How does Summit Church protect the security of information collected?
The security of the information that you provide to us is very important to us. Consequently, we have taken several measures designed to protect your information. All transactions involving sensitive information are conducted using an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) connection. This connection provides increased security to the information as it is transmitted to our website. If our security system is breached, we will attempt to notify you as soon as possible.


Summit Church reserves the right to change or amend this policy.
This policy is effective as of April 22, 2022. Summit Church reserves the right to change, amend, or restate this policy. Therefore, you should revisit this page from time to time to determine the current policy.


Questions or concerns?
If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at
Phone: 307-875-5212

Email: summitchurchwy@gmail.com