What We Collect and How We Use It
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Log information. When you visit The Shepherd and Me Ministries website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends when you visit one of our web pages. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
The Shepherd and Me Ministries collects information when you;
Complete an online form
Submit an email address
Print and complete any form data (which is returned via fax or email)
The Shepherd and Me Ministries uses this information for such purposes as responding to your requests, improving our website, and communicating with you via email, regular mail, or telephone.
How Do We Use Your Information?
When you sign up for a particular service that requires registration, we ask you to provide personal information. We collect your information to support your participation, deliver requested content, to note your preferences, and to keep you informed about events, related resources, and spiritual development opportunities. You may opt-out of electronically delivered communication at any time by using the unsubscribe feature for that service. You may decline to submit personal information to any of our services, in which case we may not be able to provide those services to you.
Your email address and phone number are occasionally used for The Shepherd and Me Ministries communications you’ve opted-in to receive including but not limited to email, SMS, MMS, text message or other reasonable means now known or later developed. We never sell, share, or spam your personal information.
How Do We Share Your Information?
The Shepherd and Me Ministries does not share your personal information with other institutions outside of The Shepherd and Me Ministries. However, The Shepherd and Me Ministries may share your personal information if we have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms Of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of The Shepherd and Me Ministries, its users or the public as required or permitted by law.
The Shepherd and Me Ministries takes commercially reasonable steps to implement appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These steps may include 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. We restrict access to personal information to The Shepherd and Me Ministry 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. The Shepherd and Me Ministries is not responsible, however, if unauthorized access to information occurs.
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.
We will cooperate with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of personal data that cannot be resolved between The Shepherd and Me Ministries and an individual.
Any claim relating to The Shepherd and Me Ministries website shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions.