Church") concerning the website (the "Website") and Application (the "App") of Gold Creek Community Church.
Both the Website and the App supply services and activities to the user and may require you to accept
additional terms that affect your use. By using and accessing the Website and/or Application you are
agreeing to these Terms as they're updated, modified, or amended from time to time.
General Information of Terms
The Terms expressed in this agreement between the user and Gold Creek Community Church make up the
entire agreement concerning the Website and the App. These terms supercede any previous agreements
between the user and Gold Creek Community Church in regards to the Website and App.
If any of these terms are deemed by court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable,
the such terms shall be excluded to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability and all other
terms shall remain in full force and effect.
Your rights under these Terms are non-transferrable. To request that your account be deleted, contact us.
Description of Services Provided
Services provided through the Website will offer the user access to a developing amount of services
and resources at no charge. These resources include giving, spiritual development content, viewing
videos, informational content, news and updates, other tools, forums, and personalized content. Your
use of the Website and Applications means you agree to possibly receiving inside communication from
us in forms including administrative messages, service announcements, and various other messages by
subscription. Using and accessing the Website and App could involve third-party fees such as airtime
charges, Internet service provider fees, or other charges correlated to the display and delivery of
messages. You acknowledge that you are fully responsible for these fees.
We provide the Website and App through Gold Creek Community Church and to the user free of charge,
but standard carrier rates and fees may still apply.
collect and use information provided by you while you use the Website and App. Please review this policy for information and updates on privacy.
Account Information and Security
Users agree to provide their information, including their real name. It's important to us to have
correct and accurate information from you, so as a user you agree to the following to keep your
- No false personal information or accounts created for anyone other than yourself will be
permitted without proper permission
- No alternate account will be created if we disable your account without proper written
- The Website or Application will not be used by anyone under the age of 13, and anyone under 18
may be required to obtain consent of a parent or guardian at our discretion, and we may limit
access to certain content to users above a certain age. The user agrees to follow these
restrictions and to not help any person avoid or override them
- All contact information will be kept accurate and up to date
- We reserve the right to remove or reclaim your account if we believe you have selected a
username or identifier that requires appropriate action
Conduct as A Member
The user is entirely liable for all content, including text, software, data, sound, music, graphics,
video, tags, messages, posts, photographs, or other materials ("content") whether privately
transmitted or publically posted, that you post, email, upload, or transmit otherwise and make
available through the Website and Application. We cannot guarantee and are not responsible for the
the quality, integrity, or accuracy of this content. You also agree to the following terms—you will
not use the Website and Application to:
- Post, email, upload, or transmit unlawful, threatening, abusive, tortious, defamatory, vulgar,
harassing, hateful, discriminatory in any instance, or otherwise objectionable content
- Cause any harm to minors in any way, shape, or form
- Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to an Application official, forum
leader or host, or falsely state or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity
- Manipulate headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of content transmitted through the
Website and the Application
- Make available through uploading, posting, emailing, or transmitting other content that you
don't have the right to make available under any law or under contractual relationships like
inside information, confidential information, or learned or disclosed as part of employment
relationships under nondisclosure agreements
- Make available through uploading, posting, emailing, or transmitting any content that infringes
any patent, trade secret, trademark, copyright, or other proprietary rights of any party
- Make available through uploading, posting, emailing, or transmitting any content that is
unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, spam, 'chain letters,' 'pyramid
schemes,' or any other form of solicitation
- Make available through uploading, posting, emailing, or transmitting any content that contains
software viruses, computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the
functionality of any computer software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment
- Interrupt the flow of dialogue or affects other users' ability to engage with the Website and
- Interfere with the Website and Application or servers or networks connected to the Website and
- Disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the
Website and Application
- Whether intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national, or
international law or regulation
- Provide material to support or resource any organization(s) designated by the United States
government as a foreign terrorist organization(s) pursuant to section 219 of the Immigration and
- Conceal or disguise the nature, ownership, or source of material support or resources from the
United States government pursuant to section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act
- Harass another user in any way, shape, or form
- Store personal data about other users in connection with restricted conduct and any of the
activities listed above.
All services of the Website and App are provided to you free of charge and are recognized as being
used for religious and spiritual benefits The services and content of the Website and App are
provided "as is," "where is," and "as available." Gold Creek Community Church makes no
representations or warranties of any kind with respect to the Website and App
Updates and changes will take effect when posted as the most current version of these Terms at
goldcreek.org/terms. We encourage you to check back periodically and familiarize yourself with these
Terms as they are subject to change. When using the Website and/or App, the user is subject to any
additional guidelines or rules that are added and/or incorporated by reference in the Terms. Contact us to report violations of Terms.
Gold Creek Community Church has the right and the ability to terminate your account immediately for
any reason or for no reason. We also have the right to access the App. Gold Creek Community Church
is not liable to the user or to any third party for termination of any account or access to the
Website or App.
Modifications to Service
Gold Creek Community Church reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently,
the Website or Application (or part thereof) at any time with or without notice. The user agrees
that Gold Creek Community Church will not be held accountable to you or any third party for any
modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Application.
The Terms and relationship between the user and Gold Creek Community Church will be governed by the
laws of the State of Washington without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The user agrees to
submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of and venue in the state and federal courts in
Snohomish County, Washington, and waives any objection to such jurisdiction or venue.
Claims under these Terms must be brought within one (1) year of the date accrues or shall be forever
It's our intention to keep the Website and App operating as well as possible and keeping bugs and
errors to a minimum. We want your experience with the Website and App to be as positive and
impactful as possible. However, the services and content of the Website and App are provided "as
is," "where is," and "as available." Gold Creek Community Church makes no representations or
warranties of any kind with respect to the Website and App and hereby disclaims all such warranties
including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular
purpose. Gold Creek Community Church does not guarantee the Website or App will always be safe,
secure, and error-free. The Website and App also may not always operate without disruptions or
delays or without imperfections. Gold Creek Community Church isn't liable for the actions, content,
data, or information of third parties, and the user releases us from any claims and damages that
arise from third parties.
The user agrees to indemnify and to hold Gold Creek Community Church harmless from and against any
loss, liability, claims, demands, or expenses, including attorney fees, arising any third party
claims in connection with or related to the user's use of the Website and App.
Limitation of Liability
Gold Creek Community Church is not liable to the user for indirect, exemplary, incidental, or
consequential damages, including lost profits, even when advised of the possibility of such damages,
except where prohibited by law. Any content or materials downloaded or obtained through the Website
and/or App are accessed at the risk of the user and he/she will be held solely responsible for any
damage to his/her computer system or loss of data.
Gold Creek Community Church has no control over and is not liable for any content, advertising,
products, or other resources available from the Website and App or any other third party, and the
user acknowledges that Gold Creek Community Church is not liable for any damage or loss caused by or
due to use of any site or resource.
No Third-Party Beneficiaries
The user agrees that, except as otherwise expressed within these Terms, there will be no third party
beneficiaries to this agreement.
Dealings with Third Parties
Any dealings with third parties found on or through the Website and App are solely between the user
and that party. The user agrees that Gold Creek Community Church is not liable for any loss or
damage that occurred as a result of interaction with a third party. Gold Creek Community Church
advises that the user exercises good judgment when interacting with any third party met or found
through the Website or App.
Notices may be provided to the user to make you aware of changes to these Terms. Forms of notices
include emails, regular mail, SMS, MMS, text messaging, posting on the Website or App, and other
reasonable ways to make contact.
The user acknowledges that the Website and App contain Gold Creek Community Church's proprietary and
confidential information protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, intellectual
property laws, or other rights and laws, and agrees not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan sell,
distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, or create derivative works based on the Website and
Application, in whole or in part, unless expressly authorized by Gold Creek Community Church.
All trademarks, logos, service marks, and product and service names related to the Website and
Application are trademarks of Gold Creek Community Church. The user agrees not to display or use the
Website and Application's marks in any way without prior written permission.
Claims of Intellectual Property Infringement
We believe in respecting the intellectual property of others, and we ask that as a user of the
Website and App, you do the same. We have the right to terminate accounts of users who neglect to
respect the intellectual property of others at our sole discretion and under any circumstances that
we see fit.
As the user, if you feel that your intellectual property has been copied, constituting copyright
infringement, or that your property rights have been violated, send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- An electronic or physical signature of the party authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the
copyright or other intellectual property in question
- A written description of the copyrighted material or other intellectual property that you claim
has been infringed
- A written description of where the material that you claim has been infringed is located on the
Website and/or Application
- Your address, telephone number, and email address
- A written statement by you that reveals in good faith that the disputed claimed
- A written statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your
notice is accurate and that you are owner of the copyrighted or intellectual property, or that
you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright or intellectual property owner
Special Provisions for Users Outside the United States
When it comes to using the Website and App, we want to hold consistent standards for every user,
whether they reside in the United States or outside of the United States. However, we also operate
under local laws that apply. Therefore, any users or non-users who access the Website and App
outside of the U.S. will consent to the following:
- Having their personal data transferred to and processed in the U.S.
- Agreeing to not use the Website and App if he/she is prohibited from receiving products,
services, or software originating from the United States
- Agreeing to not engage in commercial activities on the Website or App or operate a platform
application or website if his/her country is embargoed by the U.S. or the U.S. Treasury
Department's list of Specially Designed Nationals
If for any reason and under any circumstances you should violate these Terms as a user, Gold Creek
Community Church has the right to take legal action against you and will be entitled to recover from
you, and you agree to pay, all attorney fees and costs of such action on top of any other relief
that we are granted. Gold Creek Community Church will not be liable to the user or to any third
party for termination of your access to the Website and Application as a result of violating any of
Any violation of these terms will constitute unlawful and unfair business practice, causing harm to
Gold Creek Community Church and resulting in monetary damages being inadequate. In this case, the
user agrees to Gold Creek Community Church obtaining any equitable relief deemed necessary, in
addition to any remedies that we may have at law already.