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Disclaimer

 

The information provided by Roanoke Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Church (“we”, “us” or “our”) on roanokesdarm.org (the “Site”) is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the site. In no event shall we be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or the contents of the Service. We reserve the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the contents on the Service at any time without prior notice. Your use of the site and your reliance on any information on the site is solely at your own risk. 

 

 

External Links Disclaimer 

The Site may contain links to external websites that are not provided or maintained by or in any way affiliated with us. Please note we do not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any information on these external websites. Accordingly, before taking any actions based upon such information, we encourage you to consult with the appropriate professionals. The use or reliance of any information contained on this Site is solely at your own risk.  

 

 

Errors and Omissions Disclaimer 

The information given by the Site is for general guidance on matters of interest only. Even if we take every precaution to insure that the content of the Site is both current and accurate, errors can occur. Plus, given the changing nature of laws, rules and regulations, there may be delays, omissions or inaccuracies in the information contained on the Site. 

We are not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. 

 

 

Fair Use Disclaimer 

We may use copyrighted material which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. The Site is making such material available for criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, or research. We believe this constitutes a “fair use” of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the United States Copyright law. If you wish to use copyrighted material from the Site for your own purposes that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. 

 

 

Views Expressed Disclaimer 

The Site may contain views and opinions which are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of any other author, agency, organization, employer or company, including us. Comments published by users are their sole responsibility and the users will take full responsibility, liability and blame for any libel or litigation that results from something written in or as a direct result of something written in a comment. We are not liable for any comment published by users and reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason whatsoever. 

 

 

Testimonials Disclaimer 

The Site may contain testimonials by users of our products and/or services. These testimonials reflect the real-life experiences and opinions of such users. However, the experiences are personal to those particular users, and may not necessarily be representative of all users of our products and/or services. We do not claim, and you should not assume, that all users will have the same experiences. Individual results may vary. 

 

The testimonials on the Site are submitted in various forms such as text, audio and/or video, and are reviewed by us before being posted. They appear on the Site verbatim as given by the users, except for the correction of grammar or typing errors. Some testimonial contained extraneous information not relevant to the general public.  

 

The views and opinions contained in the testimonials belong solely to the individual user and do not reflect our views and opinions. We are not affiliated with users who provide testimonials, and users are not paid or otherwise compensated for their testimonials.  

 

The testimonials on the Site are not intended, nor should they be construed, as claims that our products and/or services can be used to diagnose, treat, mitigate, cure, prevent or otherwise be used for any disease or medical condition. No testimonials have been clinically proven or evaluated.  

 

 

No Responsibility Disclaimer 

The information on the Site is provided with the understanding that we are not herein engaged in rendering legal, accounting, tax, or other professional advice and services. As such, it should not be used as a substitute for consultation with professional accounting, tax, legal or other competent advisers. 

 

In no event shall we or our suppliers be liable for any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with your access or use or inability to access or use the Site. 

 

 

“Use at Your Own Risk” Disclaimer 

All information in the Site is provided “as is”, with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or of the results obtained from the use of this information, and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to warranties of performance, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. 

 

We will not be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information given by the Service or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. 

 

 

Contact Us 

If you have any questions about this Disclaimer, please contact us at info@roanokesdarm.org or at the address listed below. 

Roanoke Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement 

5240 Hollins Rd, NW 

Roanoke, VA 24019 

Last updated: May 28, 2021 

 
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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets forth the practices of the Roanoke Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Church (collectively referred to as, “organization”, “we”, “us”, and/or “our”) with respect to Personal Data (also referred to as “Personally Identifiable Information,” or “PII”) and other information that is collected from Individuals through various websites and applications owned and operated by us.  

 

 

TYPE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED 

By visiting and using roanokesdarm.com (our “Site”), certain personal information is provided to or gathered by our Site and applications (our “services”). We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our Site or provide us in any other way. In addition, we may collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; e-mail address; computer and connection information. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We may also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications, comments, feedback, recommendations, and personal profile. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only. 

 

We recognize the sensitive nature of your information. It is our highest priority to ensure the confidentiality of any information you provide and take a proactive approach in protecting your privacy.  

 

 

INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM OTHER SOURCES 

We will obtain information from third-party sources with your consent. For example, if you create an account with us using a third-party platform (such as Facebook or Google), we will have access to certain information from that platform, such as your name, birthday, and profile picture, in accordance with the authorization procedures determined by such platforms. 

 

 

USE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA AND OTHER INFORMATION 

We may use Personal Data and other information to provide you with services, send you updates, communicate with you, enable you to connect with others, improve our Services, conduct research, understand our organization, send you valuable information and newsletters, and communicate with Individuals and members of Participating Organizations. We will not reuse Personal Data for a new purpose other than the original one(s) for which it was collected, unless the following apply: i) the new use is compatible with the original one, meaning you should reasonably expect similar use; ii) we have notified you of the new use and given you an opportunity to object to it; or iii) the new use is otherwise permitted by law. 

 

By voluntarily providing us with your information, you are consenting to our use of it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. You acknowledge and agree that your data may be transferred from your current location to our servers or its authorized third parties as described in this Privacy Policy. We will not share your information with anyone not described in this Privacy Policy unless your consent is obtained prior to doing so. This Privacy Policy also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your information and how you can access and update it. 

 

If you wish to opt-out of receiving newsletters, you may also opt-out of such communication by following the unsubscribe link included in the emails. 

 

 

COMMUNICATIONS WITH SITE VISITORS 

We may contact you to resolve a dispute, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our Site, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail. 

 

 

COOKIE SETTINGS 

In operating our Services as described above we and our third-party partners may use cookies (including temporary, persistent and session cookies) and similar technologies. Our third-party partners may also use Local Storage (HTML5). 

 

These technologies are used to provide additional functionality, analyze usage and behavior more accurately, temporarily store our pages and images, store content and preferences. 

 

We may also partner with third parties to either display advertising on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third-party partners may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. 

 

 

SHARING YOUR INFORMATION 
We may share your Personal Data with third-parties that help us with our business activities such as shipping, marketing, and providing ministerial services. These third-parties are authorized to use your Personal Data only as necessary to provide these services to us. 

We may disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (i) comply with a legal obligation such as to comply with a subpoena, or a similar legal process (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of the Roanoke Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Church, (iii) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Services, visitors to our centers or the public, or (iv) protect against legal liability, (v) if the organization is involved in a merger, acquisition or sale of all or portion of its assets you will be notified with a notice on our website of any change in ownership or uses of your information, as well as any choices you may have. 

 

 

THIRD PARTY LINKS 

Our websites and applications may contain links to other websites or features that may connect with your other mobile applications within your device. Privacy practices of linked websites and mobile application may differ from ours. If you submit any personal information on these websites or applications, your information is governed by their privacy practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of such websites before submitting any personal information. 

 

 

RETENTION 

We will retain your Personal Data for as long reasonably useful for organizational purposes. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements. We will dispose of your information when it is no longer needed or required to be kept. 

 

 

SECURITY 

The security of your information is important to us. We follow generally accepted standards such as encryption to protect the Personal Data submitted to us. 

 

 

YOUR RIGHTS 

If your personal information changes, you no longer desire to use our Services, or wish to know whether we hold personal information about you, you may you request, correct, update, amend, and delete such information by contacting us using the email address and/or address provided below or by filling out the form available at this link. For changes on information pertaining to membership information or to church treasury items, contact your local treasurer or pastor.  

 

 

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY 

Our website and mobile applications comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. If a user is identified as a child under the age of 13, we will not collect, store or use such personal information, and any personal information that has been provided will be deleted. 

 

 

PRIVACY POLICY UPDATES 

We may update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes to our information practices. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices. 

 

If you have questions or complaints regarding our Privacy Policy or practices, please contact us at info@roanokesdarm.org or at the address listed below. 

 

Roanoke Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement 

5240 Hollins Rd, NW 

Roanoke, VA 24019 

Last updated: June 27, 2021 

 
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Cookie Policy

WHAT ARE COOKIES? 

Cookies are small text files that websites can put on a computer or mobile device to track who comes to the website. The cookie helps the website recognize when that device revisits the website. This cookie does not contain chocolate chips, you cannot eat it and there is no hidden cookie jar. Cookies themselves do not identify the individual user, but rather the device used. However, some cookies may contain personal information such as user identification numbers. 

 

Occasionally a “persistent cookie” may be stored on your computer’s hard drive. A persistent cookie allows the website to recognize you when you visit again and tailors the information presented to you based on your needs and interests. 

 

WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE? 

To better serve you, we may use “session cookies” to enhance or customize your visit to the website. Session cookies are erased during operation of your browser or when your browser is closed. For certain online services, we also use cookies and similar technologies to enable one-click login to our websites for analytics, fraud detection, and advertising. We and our third-party service providers may use cookies and similar technologies to collect information about your usage of our website and online services and across different websites. Pixel tags are also used from time to time to help customize content to your interests based upon your browsing history. 

 

Below we list the different types of cookies that we and third parties may use on our websites: Strictly Necessary Cookies, Performance Cookies, Functional Cookies, Targeting Cookies, and Social Media Cookies. 

 

Strictly Necessary Cookies:  Strictly Necessary Cookies guarantee functions without which you would not be able to use our websites and ensure amongst others that, when you call up the functionalities of a website, you are shown a version that has a broad-band-related data quantity corresponding to that of the Internet connection you are using. Moreover, such cookies take care that, in the case where you change pages, the function of changing from http to https takes place. In addition, cookies of this type store your decision regarding the use of cookies on our website. 

 

In particular, the Strictly Necessary cookies that we use are a) cookies which are solely used for carrying out the transmission of the communication over the internet; and b) cookies which are strictly necessary in order for us to provide you the service that you explicitly requested (i.e. if these cookies are disabled, we won’t be able to provide you with the service that you have expressly requested). 

The use of Strictly Necessary Cookies for the purposes described above is based on our legitimate interests to ensure the proper technical functioning, access and use of our websites, and provide you with the service(s) that you explicitly requested. 

 

Performance Cookies: These cookies are configured to be anonymized to provide us with statistical information about performance of our websites (e.g. to count visits, traffic sources).    

 

Functional Cookies: These cookies allow our websites to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. This category may include third-party cookies. 

 

Targeting Cookies: Targeting cookies are set to display targeted advertisements based upon your interests on our websites or to manage our advertising. These cookies collect information about your activities on our websites to provide you targeted advertising. 

 

Social Media Cookies: Social media cookies collect information about social media usage, to build your profile. 

 

 

NON-COOKIE TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES 

We may also use web beacons (including conversion pixels) or other technologies for similar purposes as above and we may include these on our sites, in marketing e-mail messages or our newsletter, affiliated websites, to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on. Web beacons do not place information on your device, but they may work in conjunction with cookies to monitor website activity. The information provided below about cookies also applies to web beacons and similar technologies. Conversion pixels are small codes located on a particular web page which are triggered when someone visits a page resulting in an increase in the conversion count. 

 

 

THIRD-PARTY COOKIES 

Third parties, including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services that provide web traffic analysis services, also use cookies. These cookies are placed by the relevant third party and we have no control over these cookies other than allowing them to be serviced. 

 

 

CAN I REFUSE OR OPT-OUT OF COOKIES? 

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. The software and hardware you use to access our websites allow you to refuse new cookies or delete existing cookies. However, refusing or deleting these cookies may limit your ability to take advantage of some of the features of our websites. 

 

Disagree to the Use of Cookies: 

You have the option of agreeing to the use of cookies that will enable you to use all functions of our websites without restrictions when visiting our websites. If you do reject the use of Performance, Functional, Targeting, or Social Media cookies, this may impact your experience and some functionality while using the website. The Strictly Necessary cookies are required for the website to function and cannot be disabled. 

 

If you reject the use of all cookies, first-party and third-party cookies will be deactivated. We are not able to delete any third-party cookie. Therefore, you have to delete third-party cookies on your own. This can be done within the settings of your browser. 

 

Deactivate and/or Delete Cookies Via Your Browser 

Alternatively, and/or in addition, you can change your cookie settings within your internet browser. Your internet browser allows you to change your cookie settings. 

 

The following links explain how to access cookie settings in various browsers: 

 
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Last updated: June 27, 2021