Credits & Disclosures
This website is wholly owned by Kenneth E. Ortiz and is fully managed independent of any and all other ministry organizations including, but not limited to, any church(es), educational institution(s), and/or publisher(s).
Most of the images utilized on this website are royalty-free stock images provided by (or acquired from) Pexels or Unsplash or Stock Unlimited, and all utilized images are always used within the bounds of the appropriate licenses/rights. Any images utilized on this website from a different source than the sources outlined herein these Credits shall be explicitly mentioned/highlighted, on the webpage on which that uniquely-sourced image is used.
These Terms apply to any and all visitors and users; it applies to any and all persons who accesses this website, regardless of whether they make any payment for content, products, and services accessed herein.
Minors or people below 18 years old are not allowed to use this Website.
Accuracy and Warranties
This website provides information and opinions. The website owner and/or content creators for this website make all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information provided, but they cannot (and do not) guarantee or warrantee that the information is free from errors. By accessing this website you agree to hold the owner of this site (as well as any affiliates and/or associates) harmless for mistakes, imperfections, omissions, and/or errors in the information provided. This website is provided “as is” with all faults, and the website owner express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this website or the materials contained on this website. Also, nothing contained on this website shall be interpreted as advising you.
Replication, Intellectual Property, and Restrictions
Nothing posted herein may be re-posted or replicated without the written consent of this website’s owner. You may not download, screen record, or capture any video, PDF, lesson, or other content on this website, except for those few media files which specifically state that a download of that particular media file is allowed. You will know if a media file is allowed to be downloaded because there will be a clear hypertext link with a link that says “Download.”
You may not take any content from this website and sell or distribute it to any third party. The website owner owns all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this website. Any person accessing the website is granted limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this website.
You are specifically restricted from: publishing any website material in any other media; selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any website material; publicly performing and/or showing any website material; using this website in any way that is or may be damaging to this website; using this website in any way that impacts user access to this website; using this website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the website, or to any person or business entity; engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this website; using this website to engage in any advertising or marketing.
Certain areas of this website are restricted from being access by website visitors and the website owner may further restrict access by you to any areas of this website, at any time, in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality as well.
You understand and agree that server outages, technical problems, and other errors can make this website unavailable temporarily. You agree that no breach of these Terms or breach of contract legal action may be initiated against the website owner and/or any associates and/or any affiliates in the event of these reasonable delays and outages.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall the website owner, nor any of its officers, directors, affiliates, associates, and employees, shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this website whether such liability is under contract. The website owner shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this website.
You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent the website owner from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
Variation of Terms
The website owner is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, in its absolute and sole discretion, and by using this website you are expected to review these Terms on a regular basis to ensure you are up-to-date on these Terms.
The website owner is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the website owner and you (the website visitor) in relation to your use of this website, and these Terms hereby supersede any and all prior agreements and understandings.
Governing Law & Jurisdiction
These Terms will be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota; you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in us for the resolution of any disputes.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Embedded content from other websites.
When you visit this website and leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment in the future. These cookies will last for up to five years.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for up to seven days, and screen options cookies last for up to five years.
If you select “Remember Me” at login then your login will persist for indefinitely. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed. If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after seven days (or sooner).
When you visit this website, even with no comment or login, we may reserve the right—at certain times, in the absolute and sole discretion of the website owner—to set a cookie. This will likely not be the case most times, however, such cookies will be set and utilized whenever such cookies are deemed needed for the benefit of the operations of the website, in the absolute and sole discretion of the website owner. This cookie may contain personal data and shall remain indefinitely. Any data collected by these cookies may be used for operations related to this website, as the website owner deems necessary.
Who we share your data with? How long we retain data?
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data?
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.