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Terms of Use

Welcome to our website. Please read these Terms of Use ("Terms", "Terms of Use") carefully before using the website. This website is owned and operated by Vineyard 53 ("us", "we", or "our").


Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.


This website offers visitors information, a blog and discussion board to encourage community and wellbeing. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our Privacy Policy, govern Vineyard 53’s relationship with you in relation to this website. 


If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.


The terms ‘Thrive’, ‘Vineyard 53’, ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 26 Mill Lane, Upton, Chester, CH2 1BT, UK. Vineyard 53 is a Christian Church affiliated to Vineyard Churches UK and a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (Number 8688328). Our charity registration number is 1153966. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.


Our Service allows you to post, link, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, videos, or other material ("Content"). 

Our values are that everyone is welcome at Thrive and we want to look out for each other, always using our resources, events and relationships to support and build each other up. 


We reserve the right to remove any comments or posts that we deem unsuitable for this website or that are in violation of our values. The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

User Generated Contributions 


The Site invites you to chat in the discussion forum and comment on blog entries. The discussion area provides you an opportunity to create, submit, post, display, publish and share content. Including but not limited to text, writings, video, audio, photographs, comments and suggestions. 


Contributions will be viewable by other users of the site. As such, any contributions you transmit may be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. 


When you create or make available any contributions, you thereby represent and warrant that: 

  • The creation, distribution, transmission, public display, or performance, and the accessing, downloading, or copying of your contributions do not and will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or moral rights of any third party. 

  • You are the creator and owner of, or have the necessary licensees, rights, consents, releases, and permissions to use and to authorise us, the site, and other users of the site to use your contributions in any manner contemplated by the site and these Terms of Use. 

  • You have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in your contributions to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of your contributions in any manner contemplated by the site and these Terms of Use. 

  • Your contributions are not false, inaccurate, or misleading. 

  • Your contributions are not unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, pyramid schemes, chain letters, spam, mass mailings, or other forms of solicitation. 

  • Your contributions are not obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, violent, harassing, libellous, slanderous, or otherwise objectionable (as determined by us). 

  • Your contributions do not ridicule, mock, disparage, intimidate, or abuse anyone. 

  •  Your contributions are not used to harass or threaten any other person and to promote violence against a specific person or people group. 

  • Your contributions do not violate any applicable law, regulation, or rule. 

  • Your contributions do not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party. 

  • Your contributions do not contain any material that solicits personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner.

  • Your contributions do not violate any applicable law concerning child pornography, or otherwise intended to protect the health or well-being of minors. 

  • Your contributions do not include any offensive comments that are connected to race, national origin, gender, sexual preference, or physical disability.

  • Your contributions do not otherwise violate, or link to material that violates any provision of these Terms of Use, or any applicable law or regulation.


User Registration


In order to comment or post in the blog and discussion area, you will be required to sign in.


You can do this using a Google or Facebook login or register directly with the Site. You agree to keep your password confidential and will be responsible for all use of your account and password. We reserve the right to remove, reclaim, or change a username you select if we determine, in our sole discretion, that such username is inappropriate, obscene, or otherwise objectionable. 


Any new created account will require the acceptance of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 


We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms of Use.


All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.




VINEYARD, VINEYARD CHURCHES Logo and VINEYARD logo are all registered trade marks of Vineyard Churches UK & Ireland and are used here under licence.

The material featured on this site is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The copyright protected material may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Where any of the copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged. The permission to reproduce protected material does not extend to any material on this site, which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.




We have tried to ensure that all information provided through this website is correct at the time it was included. We apologise for any errors. We therefore do not guarantee the accuracy of these pages and any visitor using information contained in them does so entirely at their own risk.


Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.


External Websites


Our Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by Vineyard 53. Please note that whilst we hope you'll find any links we provide useful, we cannot be responsible for the content of external websites.


Vineyard 53 has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Vineyard 53 shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.


Privacy Policy


We care about data privacy and security. Please review our Privacy Policy:


Please be advised the Site is hosted in the United Kingdom. If you access the Site from any region of the world with laws or other requirements governing personal data collection, use, or disclosure that differ from applicable laws in the United Kingdom, then through your continued use of the Site, you are transferring your data to the United Kingdom, and you agree to have your data transferred and processed in the United Kingdom.



We may, without prior notice, change the services; stop providing the services or any features of the services we offer; or create limits for the services. We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend access to the services without notice and liability for any reason, or for no reason.


Contact Us


If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact us here: .

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