May 24, 2018

Updated Privacy Policy... aka Thanks A Lot, GDPR!

This policy was last updated on May 24, 2018

Your privacy is important to us here at Abiding Love, Abounding Grace. The policy below outlines how your personal information is collected and how it is used when you use our website.

You agree to the terms of this policy when you use this website. This privacy policy may change from time to time. If any changes are made, then you will be notified by revising the date at the top of this policy.

About  Abiding Love, Abounding Grace
Founded in 2006 and based in the United States of America, Abiding Love, Abounding Grace is an independently operated blog run by Karrilee Aggett. This website is a Lifestyle blog and our hope is that it encourages and equips you to speak life, be love, and shine on in your connection with God as well as with the people all around you. We value authenticity and honor and we aim to consistently remind you that God is good, that He is for you, and that you are loved.

How Information is Collected
Here is how your information is collected on Abiding Love, Abounding Grace:

  • if you subscribe to the newsletter
  • if you leave a comment on the blog
  • through website cookies and log files
  • through Google Analytics

If you decide to join the newsletter via the sign-up form located at the top right sidebar of this website, then your name and email address are required. We require your email address in order to send you the emails and we require your name so that my emails to you will include a friendly personalized note.

At the bottom of every email I send, you will find a link to unsubscribe. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. If you are having trouble unsubscribing or would like to be removed from the newsletter, then simply send me an email at asking to be removed.

I currently use MailChimp as my email service provider (read their privacy policy here Your data is collected and then passed to them. Tags are used within MailChimp to track your actions and page visits so that future emails can be better tailored to meet your needs.

Currently, I send a maximum of two emails per week.

Your email and name are never sold or given away to a third party.

All emails you receive are CAN-SPAM compliant. At the bottom of every email, you will find information on how to contact the sender, as well as information on how to unsubscribe.

Blog Comments
Love something you read on my blog? Then leaving a comment is a great way to interact and let us know that! I personally love hearing your feedback. If you choose to leave a comment on a blog post, then please be aware that the comment is then public and visible to anyone who reads the comment section. Your email address is never shared or disclosed, but your name and comment will be visible to others.

It is highly recommended that you avoid leaving detailed personal information in your comments.

I reserve the right to remove comments deemed as inappropriate, threatening, profane, or spammy without notice.

Cookies store user-specific information into a log. I use the following cookies on Abiding Love, Abounding Grace:

Google Analytics
Abiding Love, Abounding Grace uses Google Analytics to track website performance and user behavior. It provides information on page views, referral sources, and other valuable information that helps me adapt the content I write for this website. Google Analytics does capture anonymous data about location, age, gender, and interests, but I have no way to connect that information and specifically identify you. Google Analytics may also capture your IP address as you make your way around this website. User and event data is retained for 26 months and then is automatically deleted. You can read more about that here.

Social Media Privacy
Abiding Love, Abounding Grace uses various social media platforms. Abiding Love, Abounding Grace is not responsible for what you post on Abiding Love, Abounding Grace's social media channels.

Parental Consent
If you are under 16 years old, you must first have parental permission before using our website or entering personal information.

Final Notes on this Privacy Policy
You have the right to access your personal data and know how it is being processed. Hopefully, the policy above adequately explains how your data is used.

Personal information will not be transferred unless we are legally obligated to do so. If you would like your information to be removed from our systems, please contact You can request to be removed at any time.

Abiding Love, Abounding Grace contains links to other websites. As such, Abiding Love, Abounding Grace is not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites or the third party applications it uses.

If you have questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please feel free to contact us at

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