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1. Purpose of Passion Fellowship, Inc.
The Passion Fellowship, Inc. ministry is an online learning program to encourage spiritual growth, discipleship and fellowship. This all begins when you prioritize God and His Word in your daily life. Our desire is to bring Bible study fellowship to those people who are unable to attend local small groups.
2. What Passion Fellowship, Inc. Does
We facilitate online Bible study discussions using the books of Biblical teachers such as Beth Moore, David Platt, Stormie Omartian, Kenneth Hagin, Priscilla Shirer, and more, and offer ideas for discipleship within the seven spheres of influence in our society. Our method is similar to a church small group study or home group study.
3. What Passion Fellowship, Inc. Does NOT Do
Passion Fellowship, Inc. is not a counseling service and no professional advice or services are offered on this site, by email or in our Facebook groups.
PLEASE BE AWARE THE PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC. IS NOT A PROFESSIONAL SERVICE. BY JOINING OUR PROGRAMS, YOU AGREE THAT THE PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC., ITS LEADERS, STAFF, VOLUNTEERS, AFFILIATES OR SPONSORS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SITUATION THAT OCCURS AS A RESULT OF, OR IS NEGATIVELY INFLUENCED BY, ADVICE OR ANSWERS GIVEN.
4. How We Select Leaders
5. Respect the Copyright of the Authors
It is essential to respect the copyright of the individual authors. You’ll need to purchase the individual book necessary for participation in online study. It is a violation of copyright law and a lack of integrity to share books or related videos and materials without permission from the author or publisher.
6. We Have the Right to Moderate all Posts
We have zero tolerance for a violation of privacy or copyrights. We have zero tolerance for putting down others.
INAPPROPRIATE BEHAVIOR: Spam, promoting products, asking for money or free books, promoting other ministries and groups, interrupting or redirecting the conversation, religious debates rooted in legalism, condemnation, offending others, and adding people from the Passion Fellowship, Inc. groups to other Facebook groups (harvesting) without someone's permission. We’re a non-denominational group and will not tolerate putting down religions, people and the beliefs of others. Do not share any information from our Facebook groups on your personal Facebook page or with friends. All content is to remain confidential.
7. Passion Fellowship, Inc. Use of Our Name
The Passion Fellowship, Inc. name has been in use since 2016 and is associated only with the ministry at passionfellowship.org and our related Facebook and social media groups.
The use of the name Passion Fellowship, Inc. or a variation of the name with any other Twitter, Yahoo, Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook group or page is strictly prohibited. It would mislead and confuse others if someone uses our name Passion Fellowship, Inc.
If you are a participating in our online Bible studies and would like to make Facebook pages for your groups, please do not use the name Passion Fellowship, Inc. or a variation of our name.
8. Legal Notices
DISCLAIMER: PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC. MINISTRY SITE PROVIDES NO PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR PROFESSIONAL COUNSELING SERVICES. THE RESPONSES OF MINISTRY LEADERS REFLECT THE PERSONAL EXPERIENCE AND BELIEFS OF OUR LEADERS. PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC. CANNOT AND MAY NOT ALWAYS CLOSELY SUPERVISE ITS LEADERS. WHILE ALL LEADERS ARE VOLUNTEERS, PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC., ITS AFFILIATES, STAFF OR SPONSORS CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SITUATION THAT OCCURS AS A RESULT OF, OR IS NEGATIVELY INFLUENCED BY, ADVICE OR ANSWERS GIVEN. THE RESOURCES THAT YOU VIEW OR RECEIVE ON THIS SITE OR ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGES ARE FOR SUPPORT AND GUIDANCE ONLY. THEY ARE NOT INTENDED TO GIVE AUTHORITATIVE ADVICE, NOR SHOULD THEY BE SEEN AS A REPLACEMENT FOR PROFESSIONAL COUNSELING. THESE RESOURCES ARE BEST SEEN AS A BEGINNING POINT FOR THOSE WHO ARE INTERESTED IN GETTING HELP. BY JOINING OUR BIBLE STUDIES OR FACEBOOK GROUPS, YOU EXPRESSLY RELEASE AND DISCLAIM PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC. FROM ANY LIABILITY AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE.
No Guarantee of Service: Every attempt will be made to answer all questions in a timely fashion, however we cannot guarantee an immediate response and we reserve the right not to answer and/or to discard at our discretion any question deemed to be unsuitable.
Special Rules for Children Under Age 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children. The services of the Passion Fellowship, Inc. are designed for individuals over the age of 18, and minors are not allowed to participate unless a parent is joining the minor in the Facebook group and the Bible study or events.
CONFIDENTIALITY: Your participation in online Bible study involves posting your thoughts and comments online. There is no guarantee of privacy and therefore we encourage you not to post anything online that you would not also say in person. You are responsible for your own content. In online formats, such as the Facebook chatroom and groups, it’s possible for impersonators and fake profile accounts to gather information from these groups. If you are involved in litigation (such as a divorce or custody battle) you are cautioned about the transparency and lack of privacy online. Please consult with your attorney prior to participation in online groups.
Reporting Policy: The Passion Fellowship, Inc. will immediately report any situation that involves or potentially involves suicide threats, instances of abuse of any type, child endangerment, or the commission of a crime. The report will be made by the Passion Fellowship, Inc. to Facebook Security and you will be advised to seek immediate assistance from 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-TALK (8255). If the threat continues we will attempt to contact one of your Facebook friends and ask them to check on your safety.
Complaint Procedure: If you have a concern about your experience at the Passion Fellowship, Inc., please contact our ministry director using the “Contact Us” form at the top of our website.
Please review our Privacy Statement.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC., YOU AGREE THAT PASSION FELLOWSHIP, INC., ITS LEADERS, STAFF, VOLUNTEERS, AFFILIATES OR SPONSORS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SITUATION THAT OCCURS AS A RESULT OF, OR IS NEGATIVELY INFLUENCED BY, ADVICE OR ANSWERS GIVEN.
Passion is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity. All contributions designated for specific projects shall be applied to those projects, and we may assess up to 10 percent to be used for administering the gift. Occasionally, we receive more contributions for a given project than can be wisely applied to that project. When that happens, we use these funds to meet a similar pressing need.