Wellspring Lutheran Services is committed to protecting your privacy. The following information explains our policy regarding any personal information you may supply to us when visiting wellspringlutheran.com.
You can visit the website without disclosing any information about yourself. Wellspring collects personally identifying information only when you register for personalized information at our site. Wellspring and its affiliates or successors will not sell, rent or share information with any other organization. Wellspring reserves the right to disclose your information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate its systems properly, or to protect itself or others. We may share the information with a Wellspring affiliate that we feel can help you meet your needs. If at any time you do not wish to receive additional information from us, please email us at
1. IP Addresses
Wellspring collects IP addresses for system administration and internal tracking. When you visit our site, our servers log the IP addresses only. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable.
3. Google Analytics
Wellspringlutheran.com utilizes Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it. Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.
Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this page: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
4. Third-party vendors
5. Links to other Web Sites
6. Transaction Security Policy
This site uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to ensure secure transmission of your personal data. You should be able to see the padlock symbol in the status bar on the bottom right hand corner of the browser window. The url address will also start with https:// — which depicts a secure webpage. SSL applies encryption between two points such as your PC and the connecting server. Any data transmitted during the session will be encrypted or scrambled and then decrypted or unscrambled at the receiving end. This will ascertain that data cannot be read during transmission.
Any comments or suggestions that you may have and which may contribute to a better quality of service will be welcome and greatly appreciated.