Privacy Policy for St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Honey Creek.
St. Johnís Lutheran Church is committed to ensuring the privacy of our users. St. Johnís knows the value of information and understands the inherent privacy risks involved in using the Internet or other on-line functions. The following St. Johnís Privacy Policy is intended to clarify the information gathering, use, and dissemination practices for St. Johnís website   Please note that this Site may contain links to external third-party websites over which St. Johnís maintains no control and therefore St. Johnís takes no responsibility regarding privacy considerations or content of such external third-party websites.

As a user, your feedback is important to us. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any comments on or questions about our Privacy Policy, terms or any questions about our views on privacy and how they apply to this website or our Service(s). Legal inquiries can also be mailed to St. Johnís Church, Attention: Rev. Kuhnle, 30907 Coldwater Ave, Honey Creek, IA 51542.

Information We Collect and Why
Email addresses are gathered to provide you with prayer request support, and to provide periodic notices about service or other announcements. We will not use your email address for anything other than to support Godís mission. Users' email addresses, nor the content contained in them, will never be shared, sold, or rented to any third party except as described in this Privacy Policy or as agreed to in advance by the users. By using this Site, you are consenting to the collection and use of this information as discussed in this Privacy Policy.

In general, you can visit the Site or browse on-line without telling St. Johnís who you are or providing us with any information. However, St. Johnís does collect the domain names (not the e-mail addresses) of all visitors to our Site to measure the number of visits, pages visited, average time spent on the Site, navigational statistics and website page performance in order to measure and improve the effectiveness and usefulness of our Site and to prepare future content based on visitors' interests. This information is used for no other purpose. By using this Site, you are consenting to the collection and use of this information as discussed in this Privacy Policy.

St. Johnís may conduct online surveys to better understand the needs, interests and profiles of a visitor to this Site. Survey responses are used for internal purposes. Your participation in any of St. Johnís online surveys are optional and you are not required to respond to any survey in order to visit or browse this Site. By participating in or using any online survey on this Site, you are consenting to the collection and use of this information as discussed in this Privacy Policy.

Your information may be shared with St. Johnís Elders, Officers, and Pastor for the purposes of performing services at St. Johnís or appropriate care giving.

Links to Third Party Sites
Please be aware that there are links on this Site that will permit you to travel to other, third-party websites over which St. Johnís has no control or responsibility. St. Johnís makes no representations whatsoever about the content of any of these other websites, or about any of the other links contained in the websites that you may access through this Site. St. Johnís does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the content, or use, of such linked websites, including, but not limited to, such third-party website content or privacy practices. The information practices of those third-party websites linked to are not covered by these terms.

There are inherent dangers in the use of any software and accessing websites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. You are solely responsible for adequate protection of your information and protection or backup of your data and equipment used in connection with any software or use of these sites.

Security Guarantee
While we make every effort to ensure the integrity and security of our network and systems, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent third-party "crackers" from illegally obtaining information available in our databases. St. Johnís is not responsible or liable for any such unauthorized uses of St. Johnís' website or its data.

You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords or any account information.

Please be careful and responsible whenever you're online.

We Disclose Information as Required by Law
St. Johnís may disclose any and all information gathered and used in connection with St. Johnís website, and St. Johnís service(s) as required by law or where St. Johnís has a reason to believe that disclosing the information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be (either intentionally or unintentionally) causing injury to or interference with St. Johnís rights or property or other users of the Site, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.

Warranty Disclaimer
The materials on this Site are provided "as is" without warranties of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent possible pursuant to the applicable law, St. Johnís disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or other violation of rights. St. Johnís does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use, validity, accuracy, or reliability of, or the results of the use of, or otherwise respecting, the materials on this Site or any third-party website linked to this Site.

Limitation of Liability
In no event will St. Johnís be liable to any entity or individual for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages for any use of this Site, or on any third-party website linked to this Site, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs, software or other data on your information handling system or otherwise, even if St. Johnís is expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.

Jurisdiction and Governing Law
Any action related to this Privacy Policy or terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Nebraska, without reference to its law of conflicts, and controlling United States federal law. No choice of law rules of any jurisdiction shall apply. You agree that any legal proceeding arising out of or in connection with this Privacy Policy or terms shall be brought in Pottawattamie County, Council Bluffs, IA U.S.A.

Changes to Our Policy and Terms Without Prior Notice
While we will make every effort to avoid unnecessary changes to our Privacy Policy, please note that information on this Site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and we reserve the right to change or update our Privacy Policy and these terms, at any time, without prior notice, for any reason. St. Johnís may also make improvements and/or changes in the information displayed and programs offered or described on this Site, at any time, without prior notice, for any reason. Your use of this Site following any such change or update constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms as changed or updated. For this reason, we encourage you to review these terms whenever you use this Site. The most recent version of our Privacy Policy and terms will be denoted by the date associated with the last change made to the Policy.