YMI is the young adults arm of Our Daily Bread Ministries, which is a global ministry with a mission to make the life-changing wisdom of the Bible understandable and accessible to all.
Information We Collect and How We Collect It
We collect information from you in several different ways on our website. Our goal in collecting this information is to provide you an efficient, meaningful, and customized experience. We may collect personal information, including IP address, if you visit our website, if you make a donation, purchase or other transaction involving a payment from you to us on our website. Some examples of when we ask for and collect your personal information include:
Contact Us. We use this form to allow you to contact us directly with any questions, comments, or requests you may have. This information is used to respond to your questions, comments, and requests.
Email Registration. You have the opportunity to receive regular emails while visiting our website. When signing up for email you may be asked to provide certain details, such as email address, name, country, and age range. Information provided will be used to deliver email to you, personalize your experience and to improve and enhance what we offer. We only send emails to users that have opted-in to receive our mailing. If at one time you signed up for email but no longer wish to be a part of that email list, you may unsubscribe at anytime by clicking Unsubscribe within the email.
Mobile Apps. We offer a app for mobile devices, including phone and tablets. Full access to all the features within the applications will require the creation of an account.
Polls and Surveys. Sometimes we may invite you to participate in polls and surveys. You are not obligated to respond to polls or surveys, and you have choices about the information you provide.
Contests and Giveaways. Occasionally we may offer opportunities to enter a contest or participate in a giveaway. You are not obligated to enter any contests or giveaways, but if you choose to, you may be required to provide certain information about yourself, such as name, address and email.
Website Comments. We encourage healthy community discussion on our website. You do not have to participate in these discussions and if you choose to, you will be required to provide certain details, such as name, email and nickname to comment. Any information that is posted to comments section of our website will be seen by anyone visiting our website.
When you provide us with personal information, we use it to deliver product or services, for example shipping an order, analyze and monitor visitor activity, provide awareness and opportunities for you to engage with additional ministry content, services or the like, help plan the future development of our website.
Providing Your Personal Data to Others
To allow us to provide the features and functionalities necessary to run our website, we work with several third party companies. Some of those companies and what we use them for are:
Google Analytics: General usage statistics on our website, for example, how long you spend on a specific webpage and where you came from.
WordPress: Delivers the experience you see and interact with on our website, for example information from registered users on our website is stored in WordPress.
CrazyEgg: General usage statistics used to help identify areas of the site that are most used, not used, and how to make our website easier to use to spend time in God’s Word.
Unbounce: A website testing tool that allows us to test multiple ideas at the same time to select number of visitors. For example, we may want to test a different button color to a small group of visitors and see how it performs before having all visitors use it.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You are entitled to view or delete any personal information we have. If this is something you would like to do, we would be happy to accommodate. Please send an email letting us know at: email@example.com.
If you choose to close your account or ask that we modify or delete some or all of your personal information, we will retain your personal data if reasonably necessary to comply with our legal obligations (including law enforcement requests), meet regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, maintain security, prevent fraud and abuse, enforce our Terms and Conditions or fulfill any others requests from you (for example, to opt-out of further messages or for a copy of your data).
Security and Technical Issues
Links to Other Sites
Our website is intended for people who are 18 years of age or older. If you are not 18 years of age or older, we ask that you please do not submit any personal information to us. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we will be able to do the necessary actions.
Changes to this Policy
Terms and Conditions of Use
If you are using our website from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and shared database is operated. We process data both inside and outside of the United States and rely on legally-provided mechanisms to lawfully transfer data across borders.
YMI (which stands for Why Am I?), is a platform for Christian young people all over the world to ask questions about life and discover their true purpose. We are a community with different talents but the same desire to make sense of God’s life-changing word in our everyday lives.