Terms & Conditions

MissionFireFly.com is a website for Christian teens to post & share creative writings, art & photography with each other throughout the world.

You are only authorized to use MissionFireFly.com if you agree to these terms and conditions.

MissionFireFly.com may modify these terms and conditions from time to time and any such modification will be effective upon posting of the modification on the MissionFireFly.com site.

Please choose carefully the information you post on MissionFireFly.com and that you provide to other users. Remember that this is an online, public environment and you should be wary of providing any personal information or information that identifies you to other users.

Your MissionFireFly.com profile and postings may not include the following: telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, and any photographs showing, unlawful or obscene, violent, harassing, sexually explicit or other objectionable subject matter. Please remember at all times that MissionFireFly.com is a family friendly site. (If you are 18 years of age or older, last names, email addresses & other personally identifiable information may be posted on your request).

Despite this prohibition, information provided by other MissionFireFly.com members may contain inaccurate or offensive material and MissionFireFly.com assumes no responsibility or liability for this material. MissionFireFly.com monitors the MissionFireFly.com site for inappropriate content or conduct and will remove any such content or ban any member found to be posting such content. If you become aware of misuse of the MissionFireFly.com site by any person, please contact MissionFireFly.com immediately through our online contact form.

MissionFireFly.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any posting by any member found to be in violation of these TERMS OF USE, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the MissionFireFly.com site at any time, with or without prior notice, and without liability.

1. Eligibility

Use and membership of MissionFireFly.com is void where prohibited. By using MissionFireFly.com, you represent and warrant that:

(a) all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate;

(b) you will maintain the accuracy of such information;

(c) you are 13 years of age or older; and

(d) your use of MissionFireFly.com does not violate any applicable law and is in accordance with these terms and conditions.

1.2 Please note, your profile may be deleted and your membership may be terminated without warning if we believe that you are under 13 years of age and we do not have the proper, parental signed permission documents on file.

2. Term

You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason, by contacting us and asking for your submissions to be deleted. Please list any urls of content you’ve submitted which you wish to be removed from the site.

3. Content on MissionFireFly.com

3.1 MissionFireFly.com does not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images, photos, video, or any other materials (Content) that you post to the MissionFireFly.com site. By posting any Content on or through the MissionFireFly.com site, you hereby grant to MissionFireFly.com a limited license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content on and through the MissionFireFly.com site & other sites in the Sozo network of websites.

3.2 This licence you grant to MissionFireFly.com is non-exclusive (meaning you are free to use your Content elsewhere), and royalty-free (meaning that MissionFireFly.com is not required to pay you for the use on the MissionFireFly.com site of the Content that you post), able to be sublicensed by MissionFireFly.com (for example to its internet service providers), and worldwide (because the internet and the MissionFireFly.com site are global in reach).

3.3 You represent and warrant that:

(a) you own the Content posted by you on MissionFireFly.com; and

(b) the posting of your Content on MissionFireFly.com does not violate the privacy, copyright or any other rights of any person and is in accordance with these terms and conditions.

3.4 Except for Content posted by you, you may not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any Content appearing on MissionFireFly.com

3.5 MissionFireFly.com is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the MissionFireFly.com site.

3.6 Inclusion of any linked website on the MissionFireFly.com site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by MissionFireFly.com.

4. Content Posted

4.1 MissionFireFly.com may delete any Content that in the sole judgment of MissionFireFly.com breaches these terms and conditions or which may be offensive, illegal or threaten the rights or safety of any person or animal.

4.2 If at any time MissionFireFly.com chooses, at its sole discretion, to monitor the MissionFireFly.com site, MissionFireFly.com is under no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate Content, and assumes no responsibility for the conduct of the user submitting any such Content.

4.3 You are solely responsible for the Content that you post on the MissionFireFly.com site, and any material or information that you post for other members to read and for your interactions with other members (including emails). MissionFireFly.com does not endorse and has no control over the Content or any interactions by members (including emails). Content (other than video content) is not guaranteed to be reviewed prior to posting and does not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of MissionFireFly.com. MissionFireFly.com makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the Content or to the accuracy and reliability of the Content or any material or information that you transmit to other members via the forums.

5. Consent to receipt of emails

By including your email details on the MissionFireFly.com site, you:(a) acknowledge that other members will be entitled to email you through the MissionFireFly.com site (in accordance with these terms and conditions); and

(b) consent to the receipt of any emails received from other members (in accordance with these terms and conditions).

6. Use

6.1 Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the MissionFireFly.com site, including collecting usernames or email addresses of members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email (spam) or unauthorized linking to the MissionFireFly.com site is prohibited.

7. Privacy

Use of the MissionFireFly.com site is also governed by our Privacy Policy, which in incorporated into these terms and conditions by this reference.

8. Limitation on Liability

8.1 In no event will MissionFireFly.com be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, consequential, incidental damages including lost profits or damages arising from your use of the MissionFireFly.com site.8.2 MissionFireFly.com is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the MissionFireFly.com site.

9. Jurisdiction

The MissionFireFly.com site and these terms and conditions are governed by and must be interpreted in accordance with the laws of Pennsylvania. Each user and member unconditionally submits to the non exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Pennsylvania.

10. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold Sozo Firm Inc, MissionFireFly.com, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, partners, employees and contractors, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the MissionFireFly.com site in breach of these terms and conditions (including a breach of your representations and warranties set out above).

11. Other

These terms and conditions are accepted by your agreement during the process of becoming a member. These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and MissionFireFly.com regarding the use of the MissionFireFly.com site. The failure of MissionFireFly.com to exercise or enforce any right or clause of these terms and conditions does not operate as a waiver of such right or clause.