Effective January 1, 2011
is provided to you by Living Water Lutheran Church ("we" or "us").
This visitor agreement is a binding legal contract between you and us.
Please read this visitor agreement; by using this service, you accept
its terms. The Internet is an evolving medium; we
may change the terms of this agreement from time to time.
By continuing to use the service after we post any such changes, you
accept this agreement, as modified.
We reserve the right to deny access to this website, or any service provided
via this website, to anyone who violates this visitor agreement or who, in
our judgment, interferes with the ability of others to enjoy this website,
or infringes the rights of others.
We invite you to send in your questions or comments about this website, or
to bring to our attention any material you believe to be inaccurate.
Please send such comments, including a copy of any material you wish
to discuss to
We respect the privacy of the users of our website.
Please take a moment to review our
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Our Limited License to You.
Although we make this website freely accessible, we don't intend to give up
our rights, or anyone else's rights, to the materials appearing on the
service. The materials available through this
website are the property of Living Water Lutheran Church and our affiliates
or licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark and other
intellectual property laws. You are free to
display and print for your personal, non-commercial use information or
photographs that you access or receive through this website.
But you may not otherwise reproduce any of the materials without
prior written consent. You may not distribute
copies of materials found on this website in any form (including by email or
other electronic means) without prior written permission.
Of course, you're free to encourage others to access the information
themselves on our website and to tell them how to find it.
Requests for permission to reproduce or distribute materials found on
this website can be sent to:
Your License to Us.
By submitting material to
us, you are representing that you are the owner of the material, or are
making your submission with the express consent of the owner.
By submitting material to any public posting areas of this website,
such as any message boards, forums, or community publishing areas, you agree
that we (including our partners, agents, affiliates and service providers
(collectively, "Third Party Providers"), may reproduce, modify, and
distribute such material as we see fit in any medium and for any purpose.
You also agree that we, including our Third Party Providers, may
identify you as the author of any of your postings by name, email address or
screen name as we see appropriate. We also
reserve the right (but assume no obligation) to delete, move, or edit any
postings that come to our attention that we consider unacceptable or
inappropriate, whether for legal or other reasons.
We welcome links to our service. You are free to
establish a hypertext link to this site so long as the link does not state
or imply any sponsorship of your site by us.
Without our prior written permission,
you may not frame, or in-line link, any of the content of this website, or
incorporate into another website or other service any of our intellectual
property. Requests for permission to frame our
content or in-line link to our website may be sent to:
We don't want anyone to be confused as to which materials and services are
provided by us and which aren't. You may not use
any trademark or service mark appearing on this website without the prior
written consent of the owner of the mark.
Notice of Copyright Infringement.
If you are an owner of
intellectual property who believes your intellectual property has been
improperly posted or distributed via our website, please notify us by
sending a notice by U.S. Mail to: Web Team, Living Water Lutheran Church,
175 East Franklin Street, Centerville, OH 45459.
You should only send a written notice if you believe that your work has been
used or copied in a manner that infringes your intellectual property rights
and such infringement has occurred on this website.
We will not respond to any other inquiries directed to us.
Other types of inquiries or comments should be directed to
We are a community, family-oriented publication.
Advertisements must be appropriate for all ages.
Personal advertising participants must be 18 years or older.
We reserve the right to edit or reject ads that do not meet these
standards. Use of the personal advertising
section for any illegal purpose will be subject to prosecution.
We are not liable for the content of the personal advertisements or the
responses to such advertisements. We encourage
users to take appropriate safeguards when responding to personal ads and
arranging meetings. Screen all respondents
carefully. Meetings with new companions should
occur in public places and participants should not divulge their addresses.
Be smart, not sorry.
We work hard to make this website an interesting and enjoyable place.
We cannot guarantee, however, that our users will always find
everything to their liking; nor could we provide a free service if we were
exposed to substantial liability. Please read
these Disclaimers carefully before using this website.
Use at Your Own Risk.
We provide the material
available through this website for informational purposes only.
You may only use the material and the services available through this
website for your personal and non-commercial use.
We try to ensure that information we post to this site is both timely and
accurate, and that the services offered are reliable.
Yet despite our efforts, errors may occur from time to time.
Before you act on any information you've found on our site, you
should confirm any facts that are important to your decision.
IF YOU RELY ON ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS
WEBSITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU
UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS YOU MAY
INCUR THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR USE OF ANY SERVICE OR ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA
DOWNLOADED FROM OR OTHERWISE PROVIDED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.
Materials Submitted by Other Users.
We cannot and do not review every posting made in our chat rooms, forums,
and other areas available for public postings.
You may well read any given posting before anyone on our staff does.
Take what you find with a grain of salt.
You can expect these areas to include information and opinions from a
variety of individuals and organizations other than us.
We do not endorse or guarantee the accuracy of any posting,
regardless of whether the posting comes from a user, from a celebrity or
"expert" guest, or from a member of our staff.
There is no substitute for healthy skepticism and your own good judgment.
We are not responsible
for, and cannot guarantee the performance of, goods and services provided by
our advertisers or others to whose sites we link.
A link to another website does not constitute our endorsement of that site
(nor of any product, service or other material offered on that site).
THIS WEBSITE AND ALL
MATERIALS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH IT, ARE PROVIDED TO
YOU "AS IS," "WITH ALL FAULTS," AND "AS AVAILABLE."
WE, OUR AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS CANNOT AND DO NOT WARRANT
THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES
AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE, NOR DO WE GUARANTEE THAT THE MATERIALS,
INFORMATION OR SERVICES WILL BE ERROR-FREE, OR CONTINUOUSLY AVAILABLE, OR
FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
Limitations on Our Liability.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES
SHALL WE, OR OUR AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE
ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICE
AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY FOR
CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF WE
ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
(BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF
CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR AFFILIATES,
AGENTS AND LICENSORS IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH
STATE LAW.) YOU AGREE THAT OUR LIABILITY AND THE
LIABILITY OF OUR AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS, IF ANY, ARISING OUT OF
ANY KIND OF LEGAL CLAIM IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO THE SERVICE SHALL NOT EXCEED
THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE USE OF THE SERVICE.
USE OF COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES
We may provide a variety of services on this website through which you can
directly interact with others, such as email services, chat rooms,
communications tools, forums, and other user-submitted advertising, and
other public posting areas ("Communications Services").
We want to encourage an open exchange of information and ideas, but
at the same time we want everyone to be able to
enjoy these Communications Services.
We will not review private electronic messages that are not addressed to us.
However, we maintain the right to do so and to use any other forms of
information available to us by virtue of your use of our website (including,
for example, reverse IP address inquiry) in order to comply with the law, to
enforce our Visitor Agreement, or to protect the rights, property or safety
of visitors to our website, our customers, the public or Living Water
Lutheran Church and its employees, agents, partners and affiliates.
We reserve the right to deny access to any Communications Service to anyone
who violates this visitor agreement or who, in our judgment, interferes with
the ability of others to enjoy our website or infringes the rights of others.
We also reserve the right (but assume no obligation) to delete, move,
or edit any postings that come to our attention that we consider
unacceptable or inappropriate, whether for legal or other reasons.
We will comply with the requirements of the law regarding disclosure
of any messages to others, including law enforcement agencies.
Specific Prohibited Uses.
Without limiting the
foregoing, we may immediately terminate your use of any Communications
Service if you engage in any of the following prohibited activities:
emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any content that is
unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, libelous, or obscene;
person or entity, or falsely stating or otherwise misrepresenting your
affiliation with a person or entity;
Forging headers or
otherwise manipulating identifiers in a manner that disguises the origin
of any content you transmit through any Communications Service;
emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any content that
you do not have a right to make available under any law or under any
contractual or fiduciary relationship (such as inside information,
proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of
employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any content that
infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other
proprietary right of any party;
emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any unsolicited or
unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, or any other form of
solicitation, without our express written approval;
Gathering for the
purpose of "spamming" any email addresses that users post in our chat
rooms, forums and other public posting areas;
emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any content or
material that contains software viruses, worms or any other computer
code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the
functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications
or other equipment, or to cause a security breach of such software,
hardware or telecommunications or other equipment;
Uploading or posting
any off-topic or irrelevant material to any chat room or forum;
Interfering with or
disrupting any servers or networks used to provide the Communications
Services, or disobeying any requirements, procedures, policies or
regulations of the networks we use to provide the Communications
applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but
not limited to (i) all applicable laws
regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United
States or the country in which you reside, (ii) regulations promulgated
by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and (iii) any rules of
any national or other securities exchange, including, without
limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or
otherwise harassing another;
encouraging others to commit illegal activities or cause injury or
property damage to any person;
Collecting or storing
personal data about other users;
access to our website, or any account, computer system, or network
connected to this website, by means such as hacking, password mining or
other illicit means; or
attempting to obtain any materials or information through any means not
intentionally made available through this website.
We will immediately terminate any account which we believe is being used to
transmit, or is otherwise connected with, any spam or other unsolicited or
In addition, because damages are often difficult to quantify, if actual
damages cannot be reasonably calculated, then you agree to pay us liquidated
damages of $2 for each item of spam or unsolicited bulk email transmitted
from, or otherwise connected with, your account.
Otherwise you agree to pay our actual damages, to the extent such
actual damages can be reasonably calculated.
Because of the volume of email messages sent by us and users of this
website, we cannot and do not always monitor such email messages and
attachments. You acknowledge and agree that such
email messages may contain viruses, worms or other harmful components.
You also acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for
screening the email messages and attachments for viruses, worms and other
You agree to indemnify and hold us and our affiliates, agents and licensors,
harmless from any claim that may arise from your use of any service
available through this website.
To obtain access to certain services on our site, you may be given an
opportunity to register with us. You agree that
you will register only if you are 13 years or older.
You agree that the information you supply during that registration
process will be accurate and complete and that you will not register under
the name of, nor attempt to enter the service under the name of, another
person. We reserve the right to reject or
terminate any user name that, in our judgment, we deem offensive.
You will be responsible for preserving the confidentiality of your
password and will notify
Web@LivingWaterLutheran.us of any known or suspected unauthorized use of
This visitor agreement has been made in and shall be construed in accordance
with the laws of the State of Ohio. By using this
service, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal
courts in Dayton, Ohio in all disputes arising out of or relating to this
agreement or this website.
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