For Support or Membership questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Effective Church Communications
36 Whitman Ct.
Ventura, CA 93003
To contact Yvon Prehn, email is the best way: email@example.com
If you need to talk to Yvon Prehn by phone, please make an appointment via email above.
Terms of Service and User Agreement
This Agreement sets out the terms and conditions relating to the online content provided free of charge and content subject to payment that Yvon Prehn and Effective Church Communications (ECC) will provide to you.
By accessing any of the materials on this site and/or signing up for membership on this site means you agree with and will abide by the conditions that follow.
If you use the Site in the course of business or as a church, you are also agreeing to these terms and conditions on behalf of that business or church. If you do not agree with what follows, you shouldn't use the site.
If the User has any questions they should contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Refund Policy: **We want you to be happy with your membership. You will receive a full refund of your membership fee if you contact email@example.com within 7 days of signing up if you wish to cancel.
**If your membership is on an automatic, recurring billing, either monthly or yearly, please let me know within a week prior to your next due date if you want to cancel your membership, if you want me to cancel it for you or if you are going to cancel or not renew. It will cancel automatically if you refuse it or change your credit card.
**If we don't hear from you and you wish to cancel after a recurring billing has been billed and collected, there are no refunds for the current billing, but the recurring billing will be stopped.
**All memberships are fully transferable. If, for example, one person signs up for a yearly church membership (even if they downloaded a bunch of materials at the discount price) and they leave and someone else comes in to fill the job, the person in the job retains the full membership rights, if it was a church purchase. If it is an individual purchase, you can keep it no matter where you work.
**Please let me know if there is a change of billing information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions, or suggestions for materials on the site or any ways we can help you more effective communicate the gospel message, please contact: email@example.com
Services and Fees: ECC will provide Free and Paid-for Content. ECC reserves the right to vary the Free and Paid-for Content and does not guarantee that the content provided free of charge will remain free of charge and does not guarantee that the content provided subject to payment will remain a paid-for service.
You must provide ECC with complete and accurate payment information. You can pay using a credit or debit card through our processing system. In the event of an unauthorized payment ECC reserves the right to suspend or terminate the your access to the Site and Paid-for Content. If no payment authorization is received or payment authorization is subsequently cancelled, ECC may immediately terminate or suspend access to any Paid-for Content and/or the Site. ECC will try to process the your request for any Paid-for Content promptly but does not guarantee that the Paid-for Content will be available to you by any specified time. A contract with you for Paid-for Content will come into effect when the Username and Password are issued to you.
If ECC has reasonable grounds for believing that you or your organization has misused or is misusing the Password, ECC may require the you or your organization to change the Password or may suspend the use of the access to the Site, including Paid-for Content, until such time as the ECC is satisfied that the security of the Site is no longer compromised by the User’s activities.
Limitations on Use of the Site: All content and services provided by the Siteowner belongs to the Siteowner or has been granted use of the materials by either the contributor or the author as in the case of guest contributors. The Siteowner owns all the intellectual property rights in the content and services. The content and services provided are solely for your personal use and you shall not sub-license, distribute, sell, supply, modify, adapt, amend, incorporate, merge, or otherwise alter any content or service provided under this Agreement, other than in the ways stated that you can do so by Yvon Prehn in the sections designed for modifications such as the templates.
You shall not remove or replicate any logo, copyright or proprietary notices, legends, symbols, labels, watermarks, signatures or any other like marks affixed to or embedded in the content or services. You shall not carry out any act or omission or permit any act or omission to take place that infringes or is likely to infringe any intellectual property rights owned or used by ECC or its contributors or otherwise relating to the Site.
Limitation of Liability and Indemnity: You expressly agree that the use of, and browsing of the Site is at your own risk. Neither the Siteowner nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site, including Yvon Prehn and Effective Church Communications, is liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, or inability to use the Site or any linked site or for the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services or resulting from any goods or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through the Site or resulting from any unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, use, data or other intangible property including legal costs and expenses, even if the Siteowner has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
You expressly agree that the downloading of any material form the Site is at the your own risk. Neither the Siteowner nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site, including Effective Church Communications and all contributors to the site, are liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages resulting from your downloading material from the Site or any linked site, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, use, data or other intangible property including legal costs and expenses, even if the Siteowner has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Site is provided to you “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. While ECC will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information on the Site,ECC makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy or completeness. ECC is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. ECC is not responsible for errors or omissions by contributors, guest authors, or commentators on the site.
The information is provided with the understanding that the information does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement by theYvon Prehn, ECC, or its contributors or any other party involved in the Site and is not intended to be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any decisions based on such information. You must make your own decisions on whether or not to rely on any information posted on the Site. ECC reserves the right to modify information displayed on this Site but it does not make any commitment to update the information displayed on this Site. No party [other than the Siteowner] who is involved in the workings of the Site, including Effective Church Communications or its contributors, will at any time be liable or responsible in any way for the content, including Paid-for Content, and information provided on or via the Site and for your use of the Site.
From time to time ECC will make available to you links from the site to third party sites. These sites are not in any way approved, checked, edited, vetted or endorsed by ECC and you agree that the ECC shall not be responsible or liable in any way for the content, advertising or products available from such sites, the quality, functionality, suitability or legality of such sites or for any dealings that you may have, or the consequences of such dealings, with such third party site operators. Any arrangements made between the you and any third party named on the this site are at the your sole risk and responsibility and ECC expressly disclaims any liability for third party information or opinions posted on this Site or any linked Sites that arises under criminal or civil laws relating to defamation, intellectual property, infringement, privacy, obscenity, or any other area of law.
Indemnity: You agrees to indemnify, keep indemnified, defend and hold ECC harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, liability, losses, costs and expenses (including legal fees) (whether or not foreseeable or avoidable) incurred or suffered by any Indemnified Party and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened arising from your use of, connection with or conduct on the Site or any breach by the User of these terms.
Consequences of Breach of these Terms: In the event that Effective Church Communications considers or determines, in their complete discretion, that you have breached, violated or contravened the Agreement or otherwise demonstrated inappropriate conduct in the use of the Site or the content or services they reserve the absolute right to: (a) warn you that you have violated the Agreement and ask you to discontinue such conduct; (b) discontinue the your membership of the site and/or any other related services, including Paid-for Content; and (c) take measures to prevent you from using the Site or linking to the Site.
Proper Law and Jurisdiction: This Agreement and all matters arising from it shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of the United States of America and the state of California. For any disputes other than these, by signing up you and ECC agree to arbitration conducted by a Christian party and will not pursue any litigation in the civil court system.
Entire Agreement: This Agreement supersedes all prior agreements, arrangements and undertakings and constitutes the entire agreement relating to the subject matter of this Agreement. You confirm that you have not entered into this Agreement on the basis of any representation that is not expressly incorporated into this Agreement.
Effective Church Communications provides various materials including a website, www.effectivechurchcom.com, related services on the website, and links to a storefront for purchasing additional materials all designed to help church communicators create communications that will enable them to fully fulfill the Great Commission.
Collection of Information
Use of Information
We may use information collected to inform site members of resources available for purchase, updates and updates on the site.
Disclosure of Information
We will not share any of your information with any other party for sales or marketing purposes. The only information that goes to another party (such as the companies that process credit card payments) is what they need to do their job.
We have taken care to work with only the most highly rated and secure financial companies to manage our financial transactions. Our website maintains a current SSL certificate for additional security purposes.
We have implemented certain physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect from our members.
However, visitors should consider any electronic communication that they transmit to us (such as data, questions or answers, comments, suggestions, or other communications) to be non-confidential. We will not be liable or responsible if information that belongs to an individual is intercepted and used by an unintended recipient, or is otherwise accessed and used without our written permission. By participating in or visiting our Web site, you assume this risk.
If you have signed up to receive our online newsletter, you may opt out of it at any time. There is a form on every newsletter to do that. If you need help with the opt out, email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will take care of it for you.
Third Party Web Sites
We respect all our members and will never knowingly or intentionally abuse or compromise the privacy or trust you have in us. Please contact email@example.com if you have a concern.
In case of dispute
By accessing this site you agree that if there is a dispute that cannot be happily resolved via email that the dispute will be taken to Christian arbitration arranged by Effective Church Communications. Our desire is that all things are done “decently and in order” and in ways pleasing to the Lord Jesus.