Welcome to the website of First United Methodist Church of Marietta, Ga. Inc. (“FUMC”). We offer this site as a convenience to you and hope it benefits your spiritual life. We have established a few ground rules to help make this site helpful and safe for all our visitors. Please carefully read all of these terms and conditions prior to using this site.
Description of Services
Applicability & Acceptance of Terms
Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitations on Liability
This site is provided to you on an “as is” basis. FUMC makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or to the information contained therein. This includes, but is not limited to, the text, graphics, audio, icons, buttons, images, and products contained on this site. FUMC fully disclaims, to the full extent permissible under applicable law, all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. FUMC, and any other person or entity involved in creating, producing or delivering this site, shall not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages. This limitation of liability applies without limitation to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. FUMC also assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in this site, or of your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from this site. FUMC assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of this site, as well as any off site pages or additional sites linked to this site, for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained therein. FUMC will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing the disclosure of the identity of any person positing any such information or materials.
Accuracy of Web Sites Including Future Revisions
FUMC uses reasonable efforts to include accurate, up-to-date information on this site and makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. FUMC assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this site. FUMC neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials on this site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with First United Methodist Church of Marietta.
What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, sign-up for an event, make a contribution, respond to a survey or fill out a form.
What do we use your information for?
We will not use such information for purposes that are incompatible with the purposes for which it was requested and received. For example, we will use your information for payment processing, customer support and service purposes. In addition to personal information you provide to us, you may provide financial information to us. This data is only used to process financial transactions, and your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose requested.
The email address you provide for financial transactions, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order. We do not sell email lists for any reason.
How do we protect your information?
We use secure data networks protected by industry standard security measures to protect your personal information from loss and misuse including, without limitation, firewalls, encryption, and password protection systems. The security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway provider’s database. It is only accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, who are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enable the sites or service providers’ systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
Contributions in any form (cash, check, debit/credit card) to the ministry of First United Methodist Church of Marietta, Ga. Inc. are considered non-refundable. For events requiring tickets or fees (such as mission trips, children’s sports, etc.), each event has its own refund policy which will be indicated on the website. In the absence of an event-specific refund policy, the fees will be non-refundable.
The owner of this Web site is based in the State of Georgia, USA. We make no representation that materials in this website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you access this website from other locations, you are responsible for complying with local laws.
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