Last Updated: June 30, 2018

Cookie Policy

We use cookies on our sites (www.thestrongtowerministries.com and the subdomains associated with www.thestrongtowerministries.com) (“our site”) for a number or purposes. They help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website, and also allow us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to the use of the cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your  browser or the hard drive of you compute if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies:   

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of the e-billing services. 

Analytical/performance cookies:

They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily. 

Functionality cookies:

There are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for examples, your choice of language or region).

Targeting cookies:

These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find out more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below. 

First-party cookies:

This website will set some cookies that are essential for the website to operate correctly. These cookies, none of which captures personally identifiable information, are as follows:

Visitor ID- this cookie is a numeric value that identifies unique visitors and provides coherence and consistency to a site visit; 

Page Number- this cookie identifies the page you are on;

Session ID- this cookie identifies your website session;

Test- this cookie checks whether or not your browser supports cookies;

Order- this cookie ensures that your shopping basket works correctly.

Third-party cookies

Our websites will set several types of third-party cookies, and we do not control the operation of any of them. The third-part cookies which may be set include:

Google Analytics- we use Google Analytics to collect data about website usage. This data does not include personally identifiable information. You can view the Google Privacy Policy here: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

MailChimp- we use MailChimp to collect names and email addresses when offering subscriptions to our mailing list. This gives us the opportunity to continue to send out content to those people who signed up. This is always a double opt-in options. You can find the MailChimp Privacy Policy here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

Google Drive- we use Google Drive to collect information about when you open documents (such as our monthly devotional, for example) through links that are sent to you by us after gaining your permission. This allows us to provide you with content and improve our services to you. View the Google Drive Privacy Policy here: https://support.google.com/drive/answer/2450387?hl=en

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.