Privacy Policy

ICGM Privacy policy
The Privacy policy below describes how (the International Church Growth Ministry) collects and uses information about its customers and website visitors (The Users)

What information is collected from the User by the Ministry?
Different types of personally identifiable information are collected from the user by the Ministry in order for the ministry to be able to provide its services. These includes, but is not limited to: name, mailing address, telephone numbers, email addresses and other information that may be needed for providing the services requested by the User. All this information is provided voluntarily by the User through various order forms, email messages sent to the Ministry, submit(ed) forms, identification forms of LiveChat, information provided by the telephone etc.
The Ministry also collects different types of non-personally identifiable information about its website visitors. These include but are not limited to referral URL's, Users' IP addresses, Users' use of website, information about the browsers used by the User, etc. Some of this information is collected through Cookies, which are small pieces of data that are sent to your browser from a web server and are stored on your computer's hard drive and help the Ministry identify the User. The user has the choice to modify his/her browser and thus to reject the Ministry's cookies.

How does the Ministry use the collected User's information?
The ministry uses the collected User's information mainly to provide the service requested by the User. It is used for initial service provision and ongoing User's support and supply. The information can also be used by the Ministry for sending periodic emails announcing important service changes, new features, Conferences and summits, updates and news, different promotions etc. The Users may decide NOT to receive such emails by replying to any of them with "Unsubscribe" in the subject. The information is also used for improving the Ministry's effectiveness. Based on the data collected the company tries to improve its advertising and sales efforts, website layout and content and to make the overall experience of the User more rewarding. The information can also be used for resolving ownership and other disputes and enforcing agreements between the Ministry and the User.

Does the Ministry disclose User's information to third parties?
The Ministry may disclose the Users' personal information to its business partners, independent contractors or other third parties together with whom the Company provides its services. For example: the Credit card information of the User may be provided to the card issuing bank, or other partnering entity involved in the payment processing for payment confirmation and verification; the personal information of anyone. The use of the data provided by the Ministry to these partnering service providers is governed by their own Privacy Policies and is beyond the Ministry's control.
The Ministry may also disclose the User's personal information if this is required by law, or the Ministry believes in good faith that it has to do so to protect the rights and the property of Ministry or its audience and customers.
The Ministry may also transfer personal information of its Users in connection with a sale of the Ministry's business.
What is done by the Ministry to prevent loss, misuse or alteration of the User's information?
The ministry guarantees that it applies strictly all the industry standard security measures to protect the personal information collected from its users. These include but are not limited to: password protected access to the personal information, limited access to the sensitive data, encrypted transfer of sensitive data submitted by the User through the Ministry's order forms, login forms etc. However, there may be security and privacy limitations which are beyond the Ministry's control. By choosing to provide personal information to the Ministry the user understands and agrees that the security, integrity and privacy of his/her information cannot be 100% guaranteed.
The company reserves the right to change the above Privacy Policy at any time. Such changes will become effective and binding after their posting website. The user agrees to regularly review this privacy policy and be aware of the changes made. By continuing to use the Ministry's services and website after any posted revision, the User agrees to abide by it.
Term of Agreement
All Customers and Audience of Int’l Church Growth Ministry's services are subject to the terms and conditions contained in the User Agreement. The User Agreement is a legal contract between ICGM and the User that contains the rights, duties and obligations of ICGM and the User.

User Agreement
1. As a precondition and requirement to use the services available via and its sub-domains, you, for yourself and for the ministry or other person(s), if any, you represent ("Subscriber" or "Subscribers", ‘’shopper’’ or ‘’shoppers’’ as applicable), hereby accept and agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Service ("Terms"). These Terms are effective immediately between the Subscriber and Int’l Church Growth Ministry. Each Subscriber, Guest or Shopper is subject to these Terms, and by using Int’l Church Growth Ministry services, network and/or systems (collectively the "Services"), Subscriber agrees to be legally bound by and subject to all terms and conditions contained in these Terms, including as well all usage policies and other policies herein. To the extent not inconsistent therewith, these Terms are also incorporated into the individual service agreement, if any, of each Subscriber.

2. Subscriber represents and warrants that, if an individual, Subscriber is at least 18 years old and otherwise legally competent in all respects to, or, if an entity, Subscriber is a corporation, limited liability company, partnership, or other legal entity duly formed and in good standing, as applicable, and possesses all legal authority and power to accept and be bound by these Terms. Additionally, Subscriber represents and warrants that neither it, she, or he (as applicable), nor any entity it, she or he represents, is prohibited under any part of section 17 of these Terms from registering or signing up with or otherwise subscribing to or receiving any of the Services from ICGM. Further, Subscriber represents and warrants all information provided by Subscriber to ICGM has been and is complete, accurate, and current, and that Subscriber shall continue to provide complete, accurate and current information to ICGM in connection with all registration or renewal processes and further agrees to update all such information as necessary to maintain complete, accurate and current information. Although Subscribers of paid services offered through ICGM must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and otherwise legally competent to accept and be legally bound by these Terms, a parent or legal guardian of a minor may obtain an account on the minor's behalf, and by doing so, consents to such minor's use of the Services. Subscribing parents and legal guardians each for herself or himself, as applicable, accept and agree to be legally bound by these Terms, and assume full responsibility and liability associated with any failure of compliance with the Terms in connection with said minor's use of any of the Services.

3. Church Growth intends to provide the best possible web information and estore service to each of its Subscribers. Church Growth is also dedicated to staying abreast of new and available technologies that will better serve our Subscribers. However, due to changing technologies, changing laws and the individual and collective needs of our Subscribers, Church Growth reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove all or any part of these Terms at any time with or without notice.

4. Subscribers may view the most current version of these Terms at Any use of the Services by Subscriber, after changes, modifications, additions or deletions to these Terms are posted on the website, shall constitute Subscriber's acceptance of all such changes, additions, modifications or deletions. If a Subscriber does not agree to any such alterations to these Terms, the Subscriber's sole and exclusive remedy is to cancel the Subscriber's account as set forth in Section 4 below.

5. If Church Growth makes a significant change to these Terms, as determined in its sole discretion, Church Growth will post a notice that we have made significant changes to the Terms on the website for at least thirty (30) days after the changes are posted and will indicate at the bottom of these Terms the date these Terms were last revised.

6. If subscriber, shopper or site guest shout at or in any way make purchase of any of Church Growth material or Dr Francis Bola Akin-John’s book, or any book from other author(s) as provided for sales on the the estore, such material or book must and should not be use, reprint or as citation in any other book or publication without the consent of the aforementioned.