recognizes that respecting user privacy over the Internet is of utmost importance. This privacy statement is designed to provide information about the privacy and data collection practices for the site: http://www.ststephenslutheranerie.org. The Site is operated by St. Stephen's Lutheran Church.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact our site coordinator at StStephensLuthern@gmail.com or by postal mail to:
In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or providing any information about yourself. In some areas of the Site, we ask you to provide information that will enable us to follow up with you. Generally, St. Stephen's Lutheran Church requests identifying information when you fill out the Contact Form.
In these instances, St. Stephen's Lutheran Church will ask for your name and e-mail address to provide you with this communication. In all instances, if you receive a newsletter or other mailing from us, you will always be able to "unsubscribe" to these mailings at any time.
If you choose to give us personal information for the purpose above, this information is retained by St. Stephen's Lutheran Church to support your parishoner relationship with us. We will not add you to a mailing list, or newsletter without your registration for this service. We will only contact you if further information is required from you to complete a service.
St. Stephen's Lutheran Church does not share, rent, or sell any personally identifying information provided through our Site (such as your name or email address) to any outside organization for use in its marketing or solicitations. From time to time St. Stephen's Lutheran Church may use agents or contractors who will have access to your personal information to perform services for St. Stephen's Lutheran Church (such as DATABASE MAINTENANCE), however, they are required by us to keep the information confidential and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services for St. Stephen's Lutheran Church. In addition, St. Stephen's Lutheran Church may also share aggregate information about its members and its web site visitors to other third parties. For example, we might share that our users are x percent PCs users and y percent Macintosh users. None of this information, however, will contain personal, identifying information about our users.
StStephensLutheranErie.org does provide links to other sites. Other Internet sites and services have separate privacy and data collection practices. Once you leave StStephensLutheranErie.org, St. Stephen's Lutheran Church cannot control, and has no responsibility for, the privacy policies or data collection activities at another site.
St. Stephen's Lutheran Church is sensitive to the heightened need to protect the privacy of children under the age of 13. The vast majority of the material on our web site is not intended for children and is not targeted to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect data from children and, if we learn that we have received personal data from a child, we will remove this information from our database.
St. Stephen's Lutheran Church may from time to time revise its
of any such revisions. We will not, however, use your existing information in a
manner not previously disclosed. You will be advised and have the opportunity to
opt out of any new use of your information.