December 1, 2023
“ACA” stands for the All Christian Archive which refers to both its digital assets and its tangible archival materials. “CIRC” stands for the Christian Information and Resource Center of the ACA, an online center. “We” refer to the ACA and “you” refers to the users of the site. “Depositors” are any person(s) who submit archival material or material of potential archival value for preserving in the ACA or evaluating whether by mail delivery or submitting online. Depositors are also called “submitters but is only used for the ACA archive. “Submitters” are any person who submits any information or materials for the CIRC or the ACA, typically in electronic form. “Ministry Partners” are individuals, faith-based ministries, churches, organizations, para-church organizations, or community groups who have an ad on the ACA site or who have donated the ACA’s GoFundMe account or through direct donations (which are not tax deductible) or who support the ACA in the prayers or in their will.
You agree to use this website only for your own personal or professional, noncommercial use for information seeking, archive searching, education-enriching and/or research purposes. You agree not to use this website (a) in any unlawful manner or in any manner that creates civil or criminal liability on the part of ACA or is otherwise harmful to the ACA; (b) in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, impair, impede, disrupt, or alter this website; and (c) in any manner that would interfere, impair, impede, or disrupt the use of this website by any third party. You agree not to post on or transmit through this website or to submit to the ACA for inclusion, use or distribution on this website or for any other purposes any material that is unlawful; libelous; constitutes an invasion of privacy; harmful; threatening; abusive; harassing; defamatory; vulgar; obscene; sexually explicit; profane; hateful; racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable in any manner; constitutes a breach of your contractual and/or fiduciary obligations; infringes on any third-party patent, trademark, trade name, corporate name, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary or property rights; or, contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other code, scripts, routines, files or programs designed to alter, interrupt, impede, limit or destroy the performance and/or functioning of any software, hardware, or other equipment. The ACA reserves the right in its sole discretion to prohibit any conduct, communications, content, or use of this website, and to remove any content or communications, which in its sole discretion it finds objectionable or unacceptable in any manner.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The ACA contains over a thousand records it did not produce and some records the founder produced. Copyrights are automatically held by each and every creator unless or until the copyright(s) may be transferred. Every piece is copyrighted by someone. No user has the right to take and use any document, image, graphic, e-file of any kind, without permission. This includes the ACA logo graphic on this website which is owned by the ACA. No license or permission is given to you to use any copyrighted materials or any trademarks, registered trademarks, or trade names. The copyright in this website, the content of this website, and software utilized in this website are owned by the ACA and its suppliers and licensors. All rights in and to such copyrights are reserved to their respective owners. No license or permission is given to you to use such copyrighted material in any manner. You may not remove, modify, or alter in any manner any notice regarding copyright, trademark, proprietary rights, warranty information, disclaimers, or warnings which are included in or on this website. THE USE OF ANY CONTENT ON THIS SITE, EXCEPT FOR RESOURCES FREELY OFFERED, IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED AND SHALL CONSTITUTE AN INFRINGEMENT ON THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND OTHER RIGHTS OF THE ACA OR ITS DEPOSITORS AND MAY SUBJECT YOU TO CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES, INCLUDING POSSIBLE MONETARY DAMAGES, FOR COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT.
CONTENT SUBMITTED BY YOU
You affirm that any and all materials you submit you possess the right of the copyright to submit it to the ACA and/or the CIRC of the ACA or that you have received permission from the copyright owner(s) before submitting, or the material was written anonymously or is unknown. You affirm that no material is proprietary information or infringes on any person, company, corporation, business, or organization’s copyrighted intellectual property, trademark information, logos, graphics, artwork, or text. Depositors who submit archival material do not have to transfer copyrights. If you chose to transfer the copyrights, you warrant to the ACA that you represent, and agree that you have the authority to grant the rights to such content which are being granted hereunder and that you own and/or control all rights in and to such content. Any and all submitters affirm that any content submitted does not contain any material that is unlawful; libelous; constitutes an invasion of privacy; harmful; threatening; abusive; harassing; defamatory; vulgar; obscene; sexually explicit; profane; hateful; racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable in any manner; constitutes a breach of your contractual and/or fiduciary obligations; infringes on any third-party patent, trademark, trade name, corporate name, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary or property rights; or, contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other code, scripts, routines, files or programs designed to alter, interrupt, impede, limit or destroy the performance and/or functioning of any software, hardware, or other equipment; and
CLAIMS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT
The ACA recognizes and respects the importance of intellectual property rights and endeavors to take all steps to protect the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any content of this website constitutes an infringement of your copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary or contractual rights, please advise the ACA immediately by sending written notice specifying your claim of infringement to firstname.lastname@example.org.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND CERTAIN DAMAGES
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SOFTWARE UTILIZED BY THIS WEBSITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS AND THE ACA MAKES NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE SOFTWARE UTILIZED BY THIS WEBSITE.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE ACA ALSO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, REGISTRATION WITH THIS WEBSITE, AND THE PURCHASE OR LICENSING OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES VIA THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE ACA MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE TRUTH, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, OR CURRENCY OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE, OR IN THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE ACA MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, THAT THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT THIS WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS OR OTHER CODE, SCRIPTS, ROUTINES, FILES OR PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO ALTER, INTERRUPT, IMPEDE, LIMIT OR DESTROY THE PERFORMANCE AND/OR FUNCTIONING OF ANY SOFTWARE, HARDWARE, OR OTHER EQUIPMENT. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. THE ACA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS OR DAMAGE TO ANCILLARY OR ATTACHED EQUIPMENT OR COMPONENTS THEREOF OR FOR LOSS OR NON-RECOVERABILITY OF ANY DATA OR STORED INFORMATION RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SOFTWARE UTILIZED BY THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE PURCHASED OR LICENSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE PROVIDED THAT THE FOREGOING LIMITATION ON INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES DOES NOT APPLY TO INDIVIDUALS WHO BUY, LEASE, BORROW OR BAIL PROPERTY OR SERVICES PRIMARILY FOR PERSONAL, FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, CHRISTIANBOOK’S LIABILITY FOR ANY ALLEGEDLY DEFECTIVE PRODUCT PURCHASED OR LICENSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF THE PURCHASE PRICE OR LICENSE FEE PAID.
YOU AGREE TO, AND HEREBY DO, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD THE ACA HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, LOSSES, COSTS, AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEY’S FEES,TO ANY THIRD PARTY ARISING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SOFTWARE UTILIZED BY THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE PURCHASED OR LICENSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE PROVIDED THAT THE FOREGOING INDEMNIFICATION OBLIGATION DOES NOT APPLY TO INDIVIDUALS WHO BUY, LEASE, BORROW OR BAIL PROPERTY OR SERVICES PRIMARILY FOR PERSONAL, FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE TO, AND HEREBY DO, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD THE ACA HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, LOSSES, COSTS, AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEY’S FEES, ARISING FROM YOUR BREACH OF OR DEFAULT UNDER THE WITHIN AGREEMENT, OR ARISING FROM YOUR OWN NEGLIGENT OR WRONGFUL CONDUCT.
APPLICABLE LAW, JURISDICTION AND VENUE
THIRD-PARTY CONTENT, LINKS, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
The CIRC of the ACA, that is, the Information and Resource pages may contain many links to other websites which in turn may offer their own products or services. You acknowledge that the ACA is not responsible for any of the content on any of the linked sites or “Third-Party” content, and that you will not hold ACA liable for any adverse results from clicking on any of the links. The ACA does its best to provide links to trusted and reputable Christian businesses and organizations and tries to keep the links up-to-date. You acknowledge and agree that the ACA is not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy of any such third-party material or websites. The ACA does not warrant or endorse and does not assume and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or programs of third parties. Any and all links are provided for enriched experience or your potential benefit.
AGE OF USER
Users of this website can be persons of all ages, reading age and above. Any registered users including those under the legal age of 18 may submit, for example, their own testimonies, electronically, to the ACA for preservation. But Depositors must be of the age of 18 or older. For those under the age of eighteen (18) years, supervision of a parent or legal guardian during the use of this website is not requird, but it is encouraged.
TERMINATION OF USAGE
The ACA shall have the right at any time without notification to suspend the registration of a user of this website who is known to have violated one or more of the terms in this agreement.
MINISTRY PARTNER ACCOUNTS
Called to be good stewards of our resources and to do “all things in decency and in order” (1 Cor. 14:40) and to serve one another in love and to be partners in the Lord’s work together, it is fiting to keep an accounting of traffic generated by your ads and to keep an accounting of payments received in exchange of the benefit of bringing prospective customers or partners to your business, organization, or ministry. Therefore, the ACA intends to keep accurate records and periodically show you the benefit of users who come to your site from our site.
You consent to receive electronic communications from the ACA either in the form of email sent to you at the email address listed on your account or by communications posted on this website. You acknowledge and agree that any electronic communication in the form of such email or posting on this website shall satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing.
All notices to you will be sent by email to the email address listed on your account or by first class mail, postage prepaid, to you at the mailing address listed on your account. All notices to the ACA are to send by email to email@example.com.
RIGHT TO CONSULT AN ATTORNEY
All terms, covenants, and conditions contained herein are severable and in the event any of them shall be held to be invalid, this Agreement shall be interpreted as if such invalid term, covenant, or condition were not contained herein. Headings used in this Agreement are for convenience only and shall not affect the interpretation or construction of this Agreement. Any failure by the ACA to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such provision or prejudice the right of the ACA to enforce the provision at any subsequent time.