Effective as of 2018 

This website (“Site”) is controlled by and/or maintained by The Bridge Bible Church. We recognize that many visitors to our Site are concerned about the information they provide to us and how we treat that information. The Bridge Bible Church respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personally identifiable information. We have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what information may be collected on our Site and how such information may be used and/or shared with others. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected through our Site and not through any other sources. If we make any material changes to this policy, we will post a notice to the Site. Your use of our Site constitutes your agreement to the terms and conditions set forth in the most current version of this Privacy Policy.

Information You Provide To Us

We respect the privacy of all of our online guests. While we do not require visitors to our Site to register or provide information in order to view our home page or most content on our Site, in certain circumstances, you may be asked to register and provide us with some specific information about yourself in order to register for classes, receive newsletters and other information from us in the future, or to fulfill a request. If you choose to register on our website for a class or event, we collect certain personally-identifiable information, such as your name, telephone number, home address and e-mail address. We may also collect demographic information, including family, interests, etc. 

Information We Collect Automatically

Our web server recognizes and records certain non-personal information about visitors. Currently, this information may include the type of browser used, the type of operating system of your computer or other Internet access device, and the domain name or Internet Protocol (“IP”) address of the visitor's Internet service provider, the number of users that visit a specific page on our Site and the character and duration of such visits. However, in the future, we may collect other non-personal information as new technology for the Internet becomes available. 

Cookies. In addition to the non-personally identifiable information described above, we may also send you "cookies." Cookies are small text files from a website that are stored on your hard drive. These small text files make using a website more convenient by saving your passwords and preferences for you. Cookies themselves do not contain any personally identifiable information. We may analyze the information derived from these cookies and match such information with data provided by you or another party. We will not disclose any personally identifiable information, except as provided in this Privacy Policy. 

You have the option of deciding whether or not to accept a cookie by resetting your browser to notify you whenever a cookie is being sent to your hard drive. You may also delete a cookie manually from your hard drive. Please note, however, that some parts of our Site may not function properly or may be considerably slower if you refuse to accept a cookie or choose to disable your cookies settings. 

You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org, which includes additional, useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browsers. 

Non-personal information is used only for internal review purposes such as tracking the total number of visitors to our Site on an aggregate, non-personally identifiable, basis. This information may be used to help analyze site traffic and improve our services. We may also aggregate such information to create statistical data, and we may share that information with potential advertisers, partners, affiliates and other third parties. At no point, however, do we access any personally identifiable facts in this process.

How we use the information we collect

The personally identifiable information you submit will be used: (i) to carry out your requests and respond to your inquiries, (ii) provide you with access to certain classes or events; (iii) communicate with you better, (iv) improve the Site; and (vi) as otherwise disclosed at the point where such information is collected or in any additional terms and conditions applicable to the particular feature of our Site.

Who we share your information with

Our Vendors/Partners. Our weekly eblast is maintained with Campaign Monitor, a GDPR compliant company. Our website is hosted by Squarespace, a GDPR compliant company, and forms submitted through our website are backed up via Google Drive. Our online giving is done through a separate company called Vanco which encrypts all of your transactions. We may share your personally identifiable information with third parties that perform functions on our behalf (or on behalf of our partners) or who have joined us in providing promotions and activities, analyze data or provide customer service, but such information will be shared only to the extent these third parties need such information to perform their functions. 

Legal Disclosure. We may transfer and disclose your information to third parties to comply with a legal obligation; when we believe in good faith that the law or a governmental authority requires it; to verify or enforce our Terms and Conditions or other applicable policies; to address fraud, security or technical issues; to respond to an emergency; or otherwise to protect our rights or property or security of third parties, visitors to our Site or the public.

Your privacy rights, choice, and access

You may always direct us not to share your personal information with third parties (other than our vendors), not to use your Personal Information to provide you with newsletters, emails or other communications by: (i) modifying your registered user information on the Site; (ii) sending us an email at contact@thebridgewired.com; (iii) contacting us by mail at 701 Rivard Street, Somerset, WI 54025 or (iv) following the removal instructions in the communication that you receive. 

If you wish to modify, verify, correct, or delete any of your personal information collected through the Site, you may edit your registered user information or contact us at the above address or email. In accordance with our routine record keeping, we may delete certain records that contain personal information you have submitted through the Site. We are under no obligation to store such personal information indefinitely and disclaim any liability arising out of, or related to, the destruction of such personal information. It may not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information from our databases without some residual data because of backups and other reasons.

Children under 13

We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information from anyone under 13 years of age. If we become aware that we have unknowingly collected personally identifiable information from a child under the age of 13, we will make reasonable efforts to delete such information from our records.

Other sites

Our Site may contain links to other websites that are not controlled or maintained by the Bridge Bible Church. We are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by these other websites. We encourage you to note when you leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of such other websites before submitting any personally identifiable information.

Keeping your information secure

We have reasonable and appropriate electronic and physical security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Please be advised, however, that while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personally identifiable information.

International Transfer

The Site is designed for and targeted to U.S. audiences and is governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of the U.S. While users from countries other than the U.S. may access the Site, we make no representation that the Site is operated in accordance with the laws or regulations of, or governed by, other nations. If you are located in the European Union, Canada or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that information we collect may be transferred to and processed in the United States. By using the Site, or providing us with any information, you (a) acknowledge that the Site is subject to the laws of the United States, (b) consent to the collection, processing, maintenance and transfer of such information in and to the United States and other applicable territories in which the privacy laws may not be as comprehensive as or equivalent to those in the country where you reside and/or are a citizen, and (c) waive any claims that may arise under those laws.

Contact Information

If you have questions or comments about our privacy practices, or if you wish to review, amend or delete any personally identifiable information you have provided or if you wish to modify the permission you have given us regarding use of your personally identifiable information, you can contact us at: 

The Bridge Bible Church
701 Rivard St
Somerset, WI 54025
715-247-4008
E-mail: contact@thebridgewired.com