The following highlights Alive's policy on using digital media/photos/videos for public display. 

You can also click here for a downloadable copy.  

Video / Photo Use Policy

Including videos/photos of attendees to Alive Ministries on our website, Facebook page and in publication is a privilege for us, and we intend to respect and honor it. Therefore:

  1. If copyright for a photo is held by someone other than Alive Ministries, we will receive permission to post it and gladly provide credit if desired by the photographer and will not knowingly use a copyrighted photo. 
  2. Videos/photos are almost always of people in public spaces, and/or at public events. 
  3. We will not knowingly post anything that would be embarrassing, objectionable or hurtful to anyone in the photo. 
  4. We do not identify children or youth but name in the videos/photos we post online or other use and we will gladly remove any photo upon request. If you see photo that includes you or your child and would like if removed from the website or other publications, please call 457-5483 or notify the site administrator with the details. 

We ask for your respect in return. Unless otherwise indicated, photographs throughout this website are the property of and are copyrighted by Alive Ministries and may not be used for any purpose (including but not limited to: downloading, printing, distributing, linking) without permission from Alive Ministries. 

Media Release Opt Out Form

In this digital age the church takes many pictures of worship services, special events, activities, Kid's Alive, youth groups, etc. We use these pictures to record, promote, and celebrate our church ministry through many different venues including, but not limited to, our church website, Facebook, slideshows, publications, etc. 


We understand that some people may choose not to have their photos used and we want to respect their wishes. Therefore, we have provided this “Opt Out Form” for those individuals or families who may prefer NOT to have photographs of themselves used by the church. YOU NEED ONLY COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE FORM BELOW IF YOU DO NOT WANT YOUR PHOTOGRAPH USED BY THE CHURCH. 


OBJECTION TO USE OF PHOTOS BY ALIVE MINISTRIES

(IF YOU HAVE NO OBJECTION TO CHURCH USE OF YOUR PHOTOGRAPH, DO NOT SIGN OR SUBMIT FORM.) 

I prefer not to have Westwood release or have use of ________________________________’s image in any still photograph, videotape, television, or motion picture production that will be produced, used, or distributed by Alive Ministries for church purposes.


Signature _________________________________ Date _______________


Please note all family members names included in the opt out: 

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