"Welcome to mfaith™! I've been sending Bible scriptures to cell phones since 2002. If there's a verse you'd like to share with our subscribers, let me know!" - Sheri Wells, CEO, SMS Media Group.
Frequenty Asked Questions
Will this work on my cell phone?
mfaith can be received on almost all cellular phones in the United
States and Canada. You don't need any special account with your cell
phone carrier in order to receive mobile alerts and most phones are
automatically set up to receive text messages. If you do not receive
mfaith within 24 hours of subscribing, check with your cellular carrier
to make sure text messaging is activated.
Will this work with my cell phone carrier?
mfaith can be received on most all cellular phone networks in the United
States and Canada. Sprint cell phone users may need to activate text
messaging on their account.
Is there a cost to receive mfaith?
There is no cost to receive mfaith from us. However, you should check
with your cell phone carrier to see if your plan includes receiving text
messages at no cost. Most carriers do not charge for receiving text
How do I unsubscribe from mfaith?
You can unsubscribe to mfaith by logging into your account and checking the deactivate box. You can subscribe again at any time.
Can I change my cell phone number I receive mfaith on?
Yes. You can update your cell phone number by logging into your account and updating your account settings.
What version of the Bible does mfaith use
mfaith is currently delivered in the New International Version of the Bible.
How do I get a Guardian Angel on my phone?
To download a Guardian Angel, go to http://mfaith.com/wap from your
mobile phone web browser. From our WAP site, you can view the angels to
download and then save them to on your phone to use as wallpaper.
Terms of Service
mfaith is a service owned by SMS Media Group, Inc., hereinafter in this Terms of Service agreement, referred to as SMSMG. The mfaith service is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your subscription and use of the mfaith service constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. You can direct any questions regarding these terms of sevice to firstname.lastname@example.org
The mfaith service is provided to you free of charge from us. However, your wireless carrier may charge service fees for text messaging (including receiving/sending messages and e-mail), web browsing and other services that require the use of airtime and wireless data services. We recommend that you check with your wireless carrier to verify the fees that may apply to your wireless device plan. mfaith does not endorse or recommend the services of any wireless carrier. The wireless carrier is solely responsible for the services it provides to you, and you are responsible for the agreement you have with your carrier. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for fees that your wireless carrier may charge you.
By subscribe to mfaith, you will receive a SMS text message from us on a daily basis. On occasion, we may also send a special offer by email or SMS from a third party that we feel may be of interest to our user audience. mfaith text messages that you receive on your device may be delayed during transmission for any technical reasons. Most all cell phones are capable of receiving 140 characters in a text message. Each mfaith message is attempted to be within the 140 character limitations so that the entire verse can be included. Each message is word-for-word derived directly from the New International Version of the Bible, and message will have the verse location ammended to each message for further reference. The accuracy and timeliness of any mfaith message is not guaranteed or warranted by mfaith, or its suppliers.
ACCCOUNT REGISTRATION & SECURITY
Subscribing to mfaith requires you to complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. You will choose a password during this process. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. SMSMG will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by SMSMG or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder. SMSMG reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as SMSMG deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
SMSMG reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the mfaith services are offered, including but not limited to the changes associated with the use of the mfaith services. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions and additional terms posted on particular web sites. Your continued use of the mfaith services constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
SMSMG specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the content and communication services offered through the mfaith service. THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN THE MFAITH SERVICES MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH THE MFAITH SERVICE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.
SMSMG AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE MFAITH SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, AT YOUR OWN RISK. SMSMG AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED INFORMATION.
YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT SMSMG SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, ANY MATERIAL OR DATA SENT OR RECEIVED OR NOT SENT OR RECEIVED, OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH AN SMS SITE/SERVICE. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT SMSMG IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY THREATENING, DEFAMATORY, OBSCENE, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONTENT OR CONDUCT OF ANY OTHER PARTY OR ANY INFRINGEMENT OF ANOTHER'S RIGHTS, INCLUDING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT SMSMG IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT SENT USING AND/OR INCLUDED IN AN SMSMG SITE/SERVICE BY ANY THIRD PARTY.
SMSMG reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your subscription and access to any or all mfaith services at any time, without notice. SMSMG shall have no obligation to maintain any content or to forward any unread, unsent or past messages to you.
You may unsubscribe to the mfaith services at any time by going to our home page, clicking the "Unsubscrbe" link and logging into your account. You will then be able to de-activate your account by clicking on the designated checkbox and updating your account settings. You will need to know your mobile phone number and password you entered at the time of registration to login to your account. Your unsubscription request will be processed automatically upon request. You can re-activate your account at any time by logging into your account and unchecking the de-activate checkbox.
mfaith Affiliate Program
Help put the word of God on mobile phones everywhere!
If you, your church, or organization has a web site or email account we would like you to join us in putting the word of God on mobile phones everywhere. The mfaith Affiliate Program is a great way to raise funds for your organization. The program pays you $ .10 for each subscriber that you bring to mfaith.
We have professional looking banners that you can place on your web site so you can be a part of this exciting service!
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- How the information is used
- With whom the information may be shared
- How you can update your personal information
Information Collection and Use
SMS Media Group, Inc. is the sole owner of the information collected on our web sites, which includes SMS Media Group, Inc.'s, network of web sites including, but not limited to, smsmediagroup.com and mfaith.com, except for when you decide to subscribe to receive information from any of our partners' being advertised on our web sites. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. SMS Media Group, Inc. may collect information from our users at several different points on our website, by e-mail, written or through mobile device.
In order to use SMS Media Group's products and services, a user must first complete a registration form located on one of our web sites. During registration a user may be required to give their contact information (such as name, e-mail address and cellular phone number). This information is used to contact the user about the services on our site for which they have expressed interest and necessary for SMS Media Group, Inc. to provide the services being requested. It may be optional for the user to provide demographic information (such as income level and gender), so we can provide a more personalized experience of our products and services. If we have trouble processing a registration, contact information may be used to get in touch with the user. We also may collect a user's credit card information for the purposes of charging for the products and services we provide. This credit card information will will be used for the processing of the user's order for providng our products and services. All of the information we collect will remain confidential, except as otherwise defined under this Privacy & Unsolicited Message Policy.
We may use IP addresses, phone numbers and other collected information to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
We may share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person. We may use an outside credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services.
Third Party Service Providers
We may partner with third parties to provide specific products and services or to process your requests. When the user signs up for these services, we may share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. We do not authorize any of these third parties rights to use your information other than to specifically provide the products and services you have requested to you.
We may release your contact and other information to third parties when we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to comply with law or in response to a subpoena, warrants, etc.
This web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that SMS Media Group, Inc. is not responsible for the 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 each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by our Web sites.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time our site may request information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name, e-mail and cellular phone number), and demographic information (such as zip code and age). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of our products and services.
If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our products and services, we may ask them for the friend's name, email address and cellular phone number. SMS Media Group, Inc. will automatically send the friend a one-time email or SMS inviting them to visit the site. SMS Media Group, Inc. stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time invite. The friend may contact SMS Media Group, Inc. to request the removal of this information from the database.
Product and Service Offers, Announcements, and Updates
We may send new members a welcoming email or SMS to verify their enrollment. Established users will occasionally receive information on our products and services through an email newsletter or SMS. On occasion, we may also send a special offer by email or SMS from a third party that we feel may be of interest to our user audience. We may also send the user site and service announcement updates. We may communicate with the user to provide requested services and in regards to issues relating to their account via email or phone.
Correction/Updating Personal Information
If a user's personally identifiable information changes (such as your cellular phone number), or if a user no longer desires our service, the user may log into their account on our web site to update their information. If the user is unable to log in to their account, the user can alternatively email our support department.
Users who no longer wish to receive our products or services may unsubscribe automatically by logging in to their account on our web site and activating the unsubscribe check box.
Notification of Changes
SMS Media Group, Inc. has implemented generally accepted standards of technology security in order to protect information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Only authorized SMS Media Group, Inc. personnel and agents are provided access to personal information and certain databases containing non-personal information, and these employees or agents have agreed to ensure confidentiality of this information.
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