Cookies Policy

In common with most other websites, we use cookies. A cookie is a small piece of text sent from a website and stored in your web browser. The cookie can be retrieved by the website the next time you return so that the website can, for example, remember your saved preferences or distinguish you from other users of the website. The latter helps us to improve our site by understanding how you use it.

By continuing to use this website you agree to us placing cookies on your computer. Most web browsers accept cookies by default, but you can change these settings to prevent this if you wish. You should consult the documentation of your web browser for advice on how to do this.

Cookies used on this website

Cookie nameCookie description
ASP.NET_SessionId This holds an ID to identify your session. It is deleted when you close your browser.
ChurchInsightUserCookie
ChurchInsightUserCookie_authenticated
These cookies are used to determine whether or not you are logged in to the website
CookiesNotificationSeen_ This cookie is set when you dismiss the notification message about our cookies policy so that the message is not displayed in future.
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We use Google Analytics to record each visitor to our site. Each unique browser that visits a page on our site is provided with a unique ID via the __utma cookie. In this way, subsequent visits to our website via the same browser are recorded as belonging to the same (unique) visitor.

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__utmc

Google Analytics tracking uses these two cookies to establish a session.

__utmz

When visitors reach our site via a search engine result, a direct link or an ad that links to our page, Google Analytics stores the type of referral information in a cookie. The parameters in the cookie value string are parsed and sent in the GIF Request (in the utmcc variable). The expiration date for the cookie is set as 6 months into the future. This cookie gets updated with each subsequent page view to our site; thus it is used to determine visitor navigation within our site.