Privacy Policy 

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Baptist Seminary of Kentucky and governs data collection and usage.

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to the Flourish Center (Site) refers to The Flourish Center website is an educational site, wholly owned and operated by the Baptist Seminary of Kentucky (BSK). By using the Flourish Center website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. 

Collection of your Personal Information 

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, the Flourish Center may collect personally identifiable information, such as your: 

 -    First and Last Name 

 -    Mailing Address 

 -    E-mail Address 

 -    Phone Number 

If you purchase the Flourish Center's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. 

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. 

Use of your Personal Information 

The Flourish Center collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. 

The Flourish Center may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from the Flourish Center, BSK or the Institute for Black Church Studies. 

Sharing Information with Third Parties 

The Flourish Center does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 

The Flourish Center may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, or to provide customer support. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the Flourish Center, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. 

The Flourish Center may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the Flourish Center or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the Flourish Center; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Flourish Center, or the public. 

Automatically Collected Information 

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by the Flourish Center. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Flourish Center website. 

Use of Cookies 

The the Flourish Center website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. 

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you register with the Flourish Center site or services, a cookie helps the Flourish Center to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same the Flourish Center website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the the Flourish Center features that you customized. 

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the the Flourish Center services or websites you visit. 


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information. 

Security of your Personal Information 

the Flourish Center secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. the Flourish Center uses the following methods for this purpose: 

 -    SSL Protocol 

 -   Secure credit card processing through

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. 

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed. 

Children Under Thirteen 

The Flourish Center does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. 

Changes to this Statement 

The Flourish Center reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy. 

Contact Information 

The Flourish Center welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that the Flourish Center has not adhered to this Statement, please contact the Flourish Center at: 


The Flourish Center

Baptist Seminary of Kentucky

400 E College St, Box 358

Georgetown, KY 40324


Email Address: 

[email protected]


Telephone number: 



Effective as of October 04, 2021