BRIDGES OF FAITH TERMS & CONDITIONS

INTRODUCTION

This website and organization is owned and operated by Zachary (Ocean#0001 on Discord). These Terms set forth the terms and conditions under which you may use our website, server, and services as offered by us. By accessing or using the website, Discord server, or any other assets of this organization, you approve that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any of our Community Guidelines or the Terms, then you are not eligible to use our Service. We also ask that you read our Community Guidelines and Privacy Policy.

 

Please read these Terms & Conditions ("Terms", "Terms of Service", "Terms of Use", "Terms of Services") carefully before accessing or using any assets owned by or managed by Bridges of Faith. Bridges of Faith ("BoF") is a community and unregistered organization based on Christianity, education, and unity. Primarily located on Discord, we are a Christian-based server welcoming to anyone of any faith or background. Our goal is to spread love, kindness, understanding, and to provide a safe place for people to learn, have civil debates/discussions, and share their love for God.

In the context of "Service", we are referring to any assets owned or managed by Bridges of Faith or the owner, Zachary, for the organization. This includes, but is not limited to: this website, our social media, our Discord server, our contact forms, and the means of communication we provide.

 

 

ACCESS TO OUR SERVICE
In order to use our website and/or access communications for our Service, you must be at least 13 years of age, and possess the legal authority, right, and freedom to enter into these Terms as a binding agreement. If you are a minor, parental permission to access our Service is required. You are not allowed to use this website or our Service if doing so is prohibited in your country or under any law or regulation applicable to you.

 

 

CODE OF CONDUCT

You are required to follow our Community Guidelines at all times whilst using the Service. Our guidelines are founded on nine core values that you can read more about in our Community Guidelines. We urge you to always be respectful and kind to other members of the community. If you have any issues with any members of the community, you can file a report here.

You agree to not use the Service or any assets thereof to:

  • Harass, defame, libel, ridicule, mock, stalk, threaten, intimidate, or abuse anyone directly or indirectly;

  • Post, upload, transmit, or otherwise disseminate content (incl. messages, videos, audio, voice calls, music, websites, links) that violates or is objectionable to our Community Guidelines;

  • Engage in conduct that is illegal, fraudulent, inappropriate, offensive, obscene, or harmful to Discord, WIX, Google, Bridges of Faith, or any other member;

  • Encourage, promote, support, fail to report, fail to object to, or fail to uphold integrity and honesty any content, members, or behavior that violates the law or any of our Terms or Community Guidelines;

  • Abuse any elements on any part of our Service. This includes, but is not limited to; submitting false reports, lying on reports, spamming, mass-notifying/pinging, obstructing content, abuse of powers, and anything that abuses the reasonably intended procedures and usage for the service and elements thereof;

  • Violate the contractual, personal, intellectual property or other rights of any party including using, uploading, transmitting, distributing, or otherwise making available any information made available through the organization in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other right of any party (including rights of privacy or publicity);

  • Attempt to obtain passwords or other private information from other members;

  • Exploit, distribute, or publicly inform other members of any error, miscue, or bug which gives an unintended advantage or accessibility to exploitation; violate any applicable laws or regulations; or promote or encourage illegal activity including, but not limited to, hacking, cracking, or distribution of counterfeit software, compromised accounts, or cheats or hacks for any of our services or the programs we use thereof;

  • Spam any type of content or messages in a way that is objectionable to our Community Guidelines;

  • Violate the privacy of another individual including but not limited to: personal information (and the attempt to gain, the sharing, or the receiving thereof), transmission of unsolicited messages, transmission of content the member did not reasonably intend to be shared publicly with other members (unless for moderation reasons), impersonation, speak of unreasonably, or otherwise infringe the rights and expectations of privacy for that individual;

  • Engage in the promotion of hatred, oppression, or violence against any group or individual, especially minority, including but not limited to on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, race, gender identity, political status, religious affiliation, color, national origin, immigration status, background, disability, mental illness, economic status, or geographic location;

  • Engage in the promotion, encouragement, or dissemination of false, oppressive, or harmful information or evidence;

  • Compromise the safety or property of any members or the community in any way; including but not limited to the dissemination of IP-loggers, location-grabbers, DOXING, info-grabbers, viruses or system malware, or any other unsafe practices thereof;

  • Violate any of our Terms, Community Guidelines, or policies; and in accessing our Service on other platforms, violate the terms of Discord, WIX, Google, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or other platforms our content is accessible/located on.

We ask that you review our Community Guidelines for a more in-depth and organized description of our rules, values, and expectations of our members.

 

OWNERSHIP OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, LOGOS, COPYRIGHTS

The Service and all materials (aside from Your Content as will be explained in the next section) therein or transferred thereby, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music and all Intellectual Property Rights related thereto, are the exclusive property of Zachary (Ocean#0001). Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works thereof.

YOUR CONTENT

You recognize and agree that by uploading any content (including, but not limited to: your profile, messages, comments, posts, designs, images, animations, videos, audio files, fonts, logos, illustrations, compositions, artworks, interfaces, text and literary works) through any means to the website or the Service, you confirm that you own all the relevant rights or received the appropriate license to upload/transfer/send the content. You agree, consent, and understand that the uploaded/transferred content may be publicly displayed on the Service. Your website profile after signing up will also be publicly displayed. You can control what information is public in your account settings. Any content you transmit, on any part of our Service, is YOUR CONTENT, and you hold full liability and responsibility for the content you transmit from or to your account. We reserve the right to moderate, remove, or modify any content you transmit through any means of our Service.

COMMUNICATON & PROMOTIONAL CONTENT

You agree to receive from time to time promotional messages and materials from us by email or any other contact form you may provide us with. This can range from holiday wishes to upcoming events for the community. You also agree to receive communication via email, messages, or other means of communication by us in regards to the Service, moderation, your account, or for other purposes within reason. If you don't want to receive such materials or notices – please just notify us at any time. 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Bridges of Faith or the owner, Zachary (Ocean#0001), be liable for any indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to: damages, losses, incidents, or consequences arising out of or relating to the use of, or inability to use, the Service.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Bridges of Faith and the owner, Zachary, assume no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content; (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to or use of our Service; and (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information stored therein, and any results that may come from unauthorized or compromising access to private information.

Bridges of Faith will not be held liable for any messages, content, illegal conduct, or otherwise alarming content you send or someone sends to you, but we will do our best to moderate it as soon as possible. We can only do so much to moderate the Service and keep everyone safe. We are not responsible for any false or harmful conduct or actions other members may take. If you have a report on any member of the server, please contact us here and we will attempt to resolve the situation as soon as possible.

In the case of a violation of terms on Discord, you have the responsibility of reporting conduct that breaks Discord TOS to their Trust & Safety Team. In the case of a violation of the law, please contact the proper authorities. In the case of website malfunctions, please contact the site owner. In the case of content that violates our guidelines or terms, please contact our administration team.

 

 

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify and hold the owner, Zachary, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against them by any third party due to, or arising out of, or in connection with your use of the website or any of the services offered by the organization. You understand that the owner, by applicable law, is considered below the age of majority, at the age of 16, and therefore is a minor. In the incredibly rare case any legal concerns or issues arise, please contact bridgesoffaith.community@gmail.com.

MODIFICATION & CHANGES TO THESE TERMS

We reserve the right to modify these Terms from time to time at our sole discretion. Therefore, you should review this page periodically. When we change the Terms in a material manner, we will attempt to notify you that material changes have been made to the Terms. Your continued use of the website or our Service after any such change constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms or any future version of the Terms, do not use or access (or continue to access) the website or the Service.

 

TERMINATION POLICY

We reserve the right to moderate, suspend, limit, or permanently/temporarily terminate your access from the Service with or without reason, including if in our sole determination you violate any provision of these Terms or any applicable law or regulations. We also reserve the right to discontinue any assets, or even the Service itself, at any time. Breaking our Terms will result in repercussions ranging from a warning to a termination and blacklist of your account; and a possible report to the proper authorities or platform administrators depending on where, when, and how your behavior was conducted. If you have been banned from using our Service, you may attempt to appeal by contacting us via email or submitting this form.

 

You may discontinue your usage of the Service at any time. If you would like to request the cancellation and removal of your account, you may contact us. Beforehand, if you are in the process of removing your account, you can remove your account's publicity in your settings. 

 

YOUR INFORMATION & PRIVACY

You can view our privacy policy here. (coming soon)

 

CONCLUSION

As elaborated in these Terms, you agree to follow and acknowledge our Terms of Service before joining or accessing anything under this organization. You understand all policies and information within these Terms and agree to abide, understand, and follow them. You also agree to follow Discord TOS when accessing our Service on Discord, and always abide to the United States of America laws; or the laws established by your location. Please do not make any loopholes within these terms, and use common sense along with the proper interpretation of our terms. Contact us if you have any questions or concerns.