Privacy Policy

Lutheran Bible Translators is a non-profit religious organization. Our website address is Contact us at PO Box 789, 205 S Main St Bldg 5, Concordia, MO 64020. Our phone number is 1-660-225-0810.

Lutheran Bible Translators places a high priority on protecting your privacy. We will not share or sell donor personal information with anyone else. We will not send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.


We make every effort to honor donor designation preferences; however, all gifts are subject to the discretion and control of Lutheran Bible Translators.


Sign-up Forms – When you sign up to receive Lutheran Bible Translators communications, you voluntarily provide us with your contact information. We may use this information to provide updates on our work, to inform you of Lutheran Bible Translator related events in your area, to provide you with personalized service, to process your voting membership, to provide you with donation receipts, etc. You may always “opt out” either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive future messages.

Comments – When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, the visitor’s IP address, and browser user agent string to help spam detection. Visitor comments may be checked through an external automated spam detection service.

Contracted Services – In order to process donations and provide certain other specialized services to you, we contract with professional vendors. All vendors must comply with our strict privacy policy.

How Long We Retain Your Data – If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Registered  Users – For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information (such as name and contact) at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What Rights You Have Over Your Data – If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Cookies and Web Beacon – The site uses cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at your browser developer’s website.


What Non-personally Identifiable Information is Collected – Lutheran Bible Translators uses information that your computer and internet provider offer to us to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our website, and for statistical metrics used to track donor and visitor traffic. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve your needs and the needs of others like you.

Embedded Content from other Websites – Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

External Internet Links – Our website may include links to external websites. Lutheran Bible Translators is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.


We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

Date of last amendment: August 11th, 2020