Modified August 2, 2015

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to,, and Immanuel Baptist Church and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless noted, all references to Immanuel Baptist Church include, and IBC Springfield. By using IBC Springfield websites and services, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

IBC Springfield may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, phone numbers, and email address. If you donate to IBC Springfield, we collect billing and banking information. This information is used to complete the donation transaction. IBC Springfield may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age and gender. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by IBC Springfield. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, location data and referring website addresses. Google Universal Analytics is used for online usage statistics. Anonymous non-identifying information including demographics and other information aggregated from anonymized data through Google services. User data may be collected and linked to user sessions across IBC Springfield online services. This information is not linked and will be anonymized from user accounts and profiles. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the IBC Springfield website. A user may opt-out of receiving communication from IBC Springfield.

IBC Springfield encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from IBC Springfield so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. IBC Springfield is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the IBC Springfield websites.

Use of your Personal Information

IBC Springfield collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s), internal user management software and deliver the services you have requested.

IBC Springfield may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other events, activities, or services available from IBC Springfield and its affiliates. IBC Springfield may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

IBC Springfield does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

IBC Springfield may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to IBC Springfield, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

IBC Springfield may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within IBC Springfield, in order to determine what IBC Springfield services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within IBC Springfield to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

IBC Springfield will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

(a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on IBC Springfield or the site;
(b) protect and defend the rights or property of IBC Springfield; and,
(c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of IBC Springfield, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The IBC Springfield website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize IBC Springfield pages, or register with IBC Springfield site or services, a cookie helps IBC Springfield to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same IBC Springfield website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the IBC Springfield features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the IBC Springfield services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

IBC Springfield secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number or banking information) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

Children Under Thirteen

IBC Springfield collects personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. IBC Springfield collects this information for the following reason(s): if they attend any events or activities, emergency contact information, guardian consented communication, and church or religious related data records. Parental guidance and permission is required for online interaction of the secure areas of the website.

If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you are a parent and you have questions regarding our data collection practices, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this Statement of Privacy. If you are under 18, you may use only with permission of a parent or guardian.

Opt-In & Subscribe

Some methods of communication used by IBC Springfield including, but not limited to, email messages or SMS text messages may require you to opt-in or subscribe. A user may opt-in or subscribe by clicking a link, editing preferences in My Immanuel, or specifically requesting to be included or subscribed. You may be automatically subscribed or included based on forms or lists that you fill out digitally or physically. You may be automatically Opted-In for SMS text messaging if the form or list filled out directly references SMS or text message communications and you do not specifically decline.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from IBC Springfield by using unsubscribe links in most communication or by contacting us here:

- Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

- Phone: 417-869-7990

SMS Text Messaging

You may either Opt-In or Opt-Out of text messages. Opting-In to text messages for any group will automatically Opt-In to text messages for all groups. Opting-Out of text messages for any group will Opt-Out of text messages for all groups. Although IBC Springfield does not charge for sending or receiving text messages, standard messaging and data rates may apply based on the subscriber's plan with their mobile phone carrier. As text message delivery is subject to mobile carrier network availability, such delivery is not guaranteed. You may opt out of text message delivery at any time by changing the SMS preference on your Account.

Promotion with Photos and Videos

IBC Springfield may take photographs or capture video during the programs and activities to use for promotional material. Registering or attending any event automatically grants full permission to Immanuel Baptist Church to use photographs or videos-in print, electronic, online, or other public media-of anyone attending or registered, and further releases Immanuel Baptist Church from any and all liability connected with the authorized use of words and images. Anyone may opt-out from being used in promotional or print material by sending written communication to the church by:

- Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

- US Mail: 1931 W Nichols St, Springfield, MO 65802

Changes to this Statement

IBC Springfield will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. IBC Springfield encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how IBC Springfield is protecting your information. This Statement may be changed or modified without notice to the end user.

Contact Information

IBC Springfield welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that IBC Springfield has not adhered to this Statement, please contact IBC Springfield at:

Immanuel Baptist Church
1931 W Nichols St
Springfield, Missouri 65802

Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Telephone number: 417-869-7990