Racking your brain for a way to provoke meaningful conversations between parents and their elementary kids in less than 140 characters? Well, rack no more!
Below, you will find everything you need to cue parents this week through every major social media outlet from Twitter to Pinterest (so you can focus your brain power on posting the really important stuff—like that picture you just took of your cat standing in a puddle). And if you missed our first post explaining what all this is, take a second to get up to speed by clicking here!
If Pampers and Goldfish are more your speed, check out our First Look blog for the social media plan to connect parents with preschoolers: http://orangeblogs.org/firstlook
Or if you are surrounded by boy bands and learners permits, try our social media plan for connecting parents and students at: http://orangeblogs.org/xp3students
This week we are supplying you with a variety of posts that you can share with the parents in your ministry. Feel free to use these posts however you wish. Want to get a little crazy and swap Monday’s tweet with Wednesday’s? Go right ahead! Feel like posting a different picture to Instagram? We don’t mind! You can simply copy and paste the words below or add a little flare of your own to any and all posts. These posts should start going out on Sunday, December 27 and follow this social media plan.
If you have any questions, suggestions for content or an exceptionally cute picture of your cat, please share in the comment section below this post. Until next week, Happy Tweeting!
Possible Facebook Timeline Photos for December:
Sunday, December 27
Twitter/Facebook: Tell your friends and neighbors to watch Studio 252 Live today. We’ll be on at 10 AM, 1 PM, or 5 PM eastern.
Monday, December 28
Twitter: The greatest thing that could happen in the heart of a child is what happens in the heart of a parent. #MakeItPersonal
Twitter: Yesterday we learned that it’s up to us to tell people who’ve never heard the good news about Jesus.
Tuesday, December 29
Twitter/Facebook: The greatest thing that could happen in the heart of a child is what happens in the heart of a parent. #MakeItPersonal
Wednesday, December 30
Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: What is something that you’ve experienced that helped you see a great need?
Thursday, December 31
Twitter: We want to hear your stories! How did your family show compassion together during the holiday season?
Instagram: When you’re telling people about Jesus, it doesn’t have to be complicated. Just say what you believe or invite them to church. But most of all, love them.
Friday, January 1
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read Luke 2:8-20. Ask God to help each of you share about what God has done with someone else this week.
Saturday, January 2
Facebook: God showed us compassion on the first Christmas. Because we’re made in His image, we can show compassion, too. https://vimeo.com/140203244
If you want to build a stronger ministry to parents, check out Parent Cue Weekly at GoWeekly.com.
Want to use social media to connect with your small group leaders? Get your LeadSmall Social Media plan at LeadSmall Weekly, GoWeekly.com.