The network of Web Sites (collectively, the "CMG
Web Sites") operated by Christian.com Media Group, Inc., or its affiliates or subsidiaries
("CMG" or "Christian.com Media Group"), is comprised of various Web sites and Web pages. Christian.com Media Group,
Inc. (CMG) is committed to maintaining your trust and confidence.
the personally identifiable information (any information by which
you can be identified) you provide to us online.
We are committed to helping fight unwanted email ("spam").
We will never send spam email, and we will never sell or give your
email address to anyone, PERIOD. If you have received spam from a
made-up (i.e., "spoofed") Christian.com email address, rest assured it did not originate from us, nor
do we have anything to do with the e-mail you received. If you think
you received spam from a legitimate Christian.com email user, forward
a copy of the email you received to ToReportSpam @Christian.com (no
space), and we will research to see if it is from a legitimate Christian.com
email user, and take appropriate action if necessary.
your information is collected and used as well as to make you aware
of our security practices. We also provide you with the opportunity
to remove your name from our email mailing list, if you desire
to do so.
Information We Collect
There are three different ways in which we collect information from
visitors on CMG Web Sites:
1. From online requests for information (i.e. e-mail
newsletters, contact forms, etc.); 2. From online requests for materials
or orders from us (i.e.purchasing a product, or committing your life
to Christ.); From user-submitted information for possible inclusion
on the website (i.e., Life Stories or church information).
The information we collect online may include name,
address, city, state, ZIP/postal code, telephone number, e-mail address,
and, in the case of online shopping, credit card number and expiration
date. In order to continuously improve our service to you and tailor
our future communications to you, we may also ask you to provide
us with information regarding your demographics, comments, professional
interests, and contact preferences.
How the Information is Used
CMG uses your information to understand your needs and provide you
with better online service. We may use your information to complete
a transaction or to personalize our Web site for you. If you so
desire, we may also use this information to update you on projects
and activities. Credit card numbers are used only for payment processing
and are not retained for any other purposes. We also provide you
the opportunity to remove your name from our email mailing list,
if you desire to do so. Please review the corresponding section
In addition, CMG will not send you e-mail that you
have not agreed to receive. We may periodically send you e-mail announcing
news. If you choose to supply your postal address in an online form,
you may receive mailings from us as well.
No Sharing of Personal Information
CMG never sells, rents, leases or exchanges your personal information
with other organizations. CMG assures you that the identity of
all who contact us through this Web site will be kept confidential.
CMG may occasionally send mailings on behalf of other organizations
or ministries when their interests align with CMG. Use of your
personal information will be limited to further the activities
of CMG and its partner organizations.
CMG is committed to ensuring the security of your personal information.
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure
the proper use of information, we have established and implemented
appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard
and secure the information we collect online.
From time to time, we may send a "cookie" to
your computer. A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to
your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard
drive. A cookie can't read data off your hard drive or read cookie
files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system.
to identify which areas of our network of Web sites you have visited
(i.e. e-commerce sites, etc.). We may use this information to better
personalize the content you see on our sites.
Many Web sites place cookies on your hard drive. You
can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of
your browser. Your browser can refuse all cookies, or show you when
a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies,
your experience at CMG Web Sites and other Web sites may be diminished
and some features may not work as intended.
Children's Online Privacy
We are concerned about the privacy of young children and do not knowingly
collect any personal information from a child under 13. We encourage
you to become involved with your child's access to the Internet
and to our site in order to ensure that his or her privacy is well
To read more about online safety and how to become
more involved with your child's online experience, visit the Federal
Trade Commission Web site. You may also benefit from the information
and resources available on ProtectKids.com.
Links to Outside Sites
This Web site links to documents located on Web sites maintained
by other organizations or individuals. Once you access a link to
another Web site, please be aware that CMG is not responsible for
the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Removing Your Name from Our Email List
We give you the opportunity to remove your name from our email mailing
lists so that you do not receive any future communications from
us. To remove your name from an e-mail newsletter you received
from us, click the "Remove" link
at the bottom of the newsletter you received, and follow the directions
to change your newsletter preferences or be removed entirely. To
change your Christian.com user information and preferences, sign-in
to your account, then click the "User Profile" link on the homepage. If you desire to permanently remove your email address,
simply delete your email address from your User Profile (Note:
this will prohibit us from contacting you with important updates
and announcements concerning the site and/or your User Profile).
Note that certain third-party partners of Christian.com
may also store your email address as part of their user profile,
ordering, or communications process. If you have registered on sections
of Christian.com or other such programs originating from Christian.com,
you will need to edit your profile and email information directly
with these separate companies.
or would like more information about CMG please write to us at
Christian.com Media Group, 7548 Preston Road, Suite 141-177, Frisco,
Copyright 2008, Christian.com Media Group, Inc.
Last updated 8/10/08