Like most website operators, Discipleship Now collects non-personally identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Discipleship Now’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Discipleship Now’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Discipleship Now may release non-personally identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Discipleship Now also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on https://discipleshipnow.com blog posts. Discipleship Now only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Discipleship Now’s website choose to interact with Discipleship Now in ways that require Discipleship Now to gather personally identifying information. The amount and type of information that Discipleship Now gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://discipleshipnow.com to provide a username and email address.
The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to External Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites, products, or services.
Protection of Certain Personally Identifying Information
Discipleship Now discloses potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Discipleship Now’s behalf or to provide services available at Discipleship Now’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Discipleship Now’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Discipleship Now will not rent or sell potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Discipleship Now discloses potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental request, or when Discipleship Now believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Discipleship Now, third parties, or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://discipleshipnow.com and have supplied your email address, Discipleship Now may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Discipleship Now and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Discipleship Now takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information.
Discipleship Now may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Discipleship Now may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Discipleship Now does not disclose your personally identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Discipleship Now uses "Cookies," similar technologies, and services provided by others to display personalized content and appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Discipleship Now, by purchasing Discipleship Now's services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Discipleship Now collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Discipleship Now. Discipleship Now does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described above. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.