Who we areRestoration Church of the Carolinas is located in Fort Mill, South Carolina
Information Collected and Stored AutomaticallyIf you visit our site to read or download information, we will automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:
- The name of the Internet domain (for example, “xcompany.com” if you use a private Internet access account, or “yourschool.edu” if you are connecting from a university’s domain);
- The IP address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you are using the Internet) from which you access our site;
- The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
- The date and time you access our site;
- The Internet address of the web site from which you linked directly to our site;
- The country and state from which you access our site;
- The pages you visit and the information you request; and
- Search terms used to get to our web site from an external search engine and terms used on our site using our search engine.
If You Send Us Personal InformationYou do not have to provide personal information to visit our website. If you choose to provide personal information, such as by sending an e-mail, submitting a form, or filling out a questionnaire or guestbook, we will use the information you provide to respond to you. Please do not send us sensitive information, such as your credit card or social security numbers, via e-mail. It is possible that during transmission of your e-mail this information may be intercepted by a third party. While we have safeguards in place to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its safety while in transit. We use personally identifiable information to further our customer’s protection and to provide better service. This may be to correct broken links that you have identified or provide additional information that you have requested. Any information that we collect via a questionnaire or a guestbook may be subject to disclosure, but will be handled in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act and the Freedom of Information Act to ensure the greatest protection of personal privacy. We may transfer personal information to a third party only in the following cases:
- To a bank or United States Department of the Treasury account, which must receive payment for a transaction that you initiated;
- To a company that is contracted to assist us with specific services, including electronic commerce or donations, and which agrees not to sell or use personal information for other purposes.
- To legal authorities if we suspect that you are attempting to change or otherwise damage this website, or you are using it in violation of Federal or local laws; or to Congress or a court in response to a subpoena.
Information Collected for Tracking and Customization (Cookies)A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the website that provided it, and no other website can request it. There are two types of cookies, session and persistent. Session cookies last only as long as your Web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for longer periods of time. Our website may use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through the site, or to allow you to customize your preferences for interacting with the site. If you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies stored on your machine, you can turn them off in your browser. However, this may affect the functioning of some websites.
MediaIf you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
When submitting a contact form inquiry, we store the information you provide on Google’s secure email servers for an indefinite period of time as part of our customer service procedures and to abide to certain state or federal regulations. We will delete these records upon your request, where as required by and allowed by relevant law or regulations.
How long we retain your dataIf you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your dataIf you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Children’s PrivacyThis site is not intended for children, nor is it targeted to children under the age of thirteen (13). We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 through the site, and if we learn that we have received information from a visitor under the age of 13, we will delete such information in accordance with applicable law.
Social MediaRestoration Church participates on open forums offered by third-party commercial social media sites in order to increase transparency, and promote public participation and collaboration. Please note that while we encourage candid conversation and frank exchanges of ideas, we do not control or endorse the comments or opinions provided by visitors to these social media sites, and cannot attest to the accuracy of the information provided by these sites. If you use social sites to interact with Restoration Church, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of those sites.
Questions & ConcernsIf you have any questions or comments, or if you have a concern about the way in which we have handled any privacy matter, please use our contact form to send us a message. You may also contact us by postal mail or email at:
Restoration Church of the Carolinas
8365 Possum Hollow Rd
Fort Mill, South Carolina 29707