Updated March 23, 2021
Westminster Chapel (“we”, “us”, or “our”) maintains this website and related web services for the benefit of our church body and community. We know you care about the ways your information is used and shared. We too take your privacy seriously, and hope the following information will help you understand how we use the information you provide us.
What We Collect and How We Use It
We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide through our website and related web services. 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.
The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your interaction, and may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- First name and last name
- Phone number
- Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
- Payment Data
- Usage Data
Like most websites, this website logs your IP address, browser type, hits on particular pages and other general traffic information. This information is not linked to personally identifiable information and you remain anonymous.
Usage Data is collected automatically when using our website and related web services.
Usage Data may include information such as Your Device’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that You visit, the time and date of Your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When You access the Service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.
We collect data necessary to process your payment if you make purchases, such as your payment instrument number (such as a credit card number), and the security code associated with your payment instrument. All payment data is stored by our payment processor and you should review its privacy policies and contact the payment processor directly to respond to your questions.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
While our website is not subject to COPPA, we understand that it is very important to maintain children’s privacy. Therefore, our policy is that we will not knowingly collect, use or distribute to third parties any personally identifiable information from any child under 13 years old without verifiable parental consent.
How Your Information is Stored
Westminster Chapel Website
Information you share through westminster.org, including contact forms and email links, will be directed to relevant staff members via our email service. Such interactions are not archived at westminster.org, but related emails may be preserved at the discretion of the staff member that receives them.
Planning Center Online
Our website integrates closely with our online database service, Planning Center Online (PCO). Forms, registrations, groups, and related services provided by PCO are recognizable by their URL prefix westminster.churchcenter.com. PCO is our church database software, and the information you share here is will be preserved for the purpose of providing the best service we can. You have the option at any time to request that information be removed from our database, just reach out to us at .gro.1618900369retsn1618900369imtse1618900369w@ofn1618900369i1618900369
Church Online Platform
Our livestream platform is Church Online Platform (COP), and can be recognized by the URL prefix wcbellevue.online.church. As a guest on COP you can set up a user profile, including a user name, email and password. This is for the convenience of participating in our online chat community. The information you choose to provide here is available to our account administrators and may be used to update records in our church database, Planning Center Online (PCO).
Trademarks and Copyrights; All Rights Reserved
Westminster Chapel reserves all of its rights under and does not grant any express or implied rights to you or any other user of the website under any trademark, copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property law, except as provided below with regard to the use of downloaded messages. This website and all of the text, graphics, pictures, audio messages, video materials, downloadable materials and all other materials and content on the website are copyrighted by and are the property of Westminster Chapel. You may not use them in any manner without the express written consent of Westminster Chapel.
Use of Downloaded Messages
We make our sermons and other messages available for download free of charge. However, your right to use downloaded messages is limited. A message downloaded from our website is only for personal use, and can only be used on the computer or other device onto which it was downloaded and cannot be duplicated or distributed in any way. If you would like to share one of our messages with a friend, you can either have your friend download the message from our website or purchase a CD or DVD. These CDs or DVDs are sold at the Information Desk, located in the Foyer on Sunday mornings, or by contacting the church office.
Disclaimer of Warranties
All materials and other content of this website or accessible from this website are provided on an “as is” basis and Westminster Chapel expressly disclaims any express or implied warranties or conditions of any kind, including without limitation any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or use, title or non-infringement.
Limitation of Liability
By using this website you agree that Westminster Chapel and each of its Elders, directors, officers, employees, other agents and affiliated organizations shall not be liable to you for any damage of any kind arising from or related to the use of this website or any website for which a link is provided on this site.
Use of this website and any claim or dispute arising from or related to use of this website is governed by the laws of the State of Washington, without regard to any rule or principle regarding conflicts of laws. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue of any such claim or dispute shall be in the state and federal courts for King County, Washington.
Attn: Business Administrator
13646 NE 24th Street
Bellevue, WA 98005