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, January 25 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 January:
Sunday, January 25
Twitter/Facebook: Just couldn’t get out of the house this morning? Join us online @ 10, 1 and 5 ET for Studio 252 Live.
Monday, January 26
Twitter: Parenting in this phase is exhausting. Feel guilty about taking a break? Taking the time to refuel will benefit everyone you love #parentcue
Twitter: Yesterday, we talked about how our commitment to living for God can point people to Him.
Tuesday, January 27
Twitter: There’s a really good reason you should focus on yourself not your kids sometimes: http://theparentcue.org/time-to-refuel/
Instagram/Facebook: Knowing God and showing Him honor in your daily life means loving no matter what. #KnowGod
Wednesday, January 28
Twitter/Facebook: What kind of consistent deposits are you making in your personal life, for the sake of your family life?
Twitter/Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: How do you want people to describe your life?
There’s a really good reason you should focus on yourself not your kids sometimes: http://theparentcue.org/time-to-refuel/
Thursday, January 29
Facebook: The more time you spend with God, the more you’ll want to honor Him with your life. How will you respond to his awesomeness today? #LIVE
Instagram: Our commitment to living for God can point people to Him.
Friday, January 30
Tweet/Facebook: At bedtime, read Mark 12:41-44. Together, come up with a few ways you can live for God with your actions this weekend.
Saturday, January 31
Facebook: This month, we learned how to follow a plan to know God better. Review it here: http://youtu.be/COck0WZCLU8
If you want to build a stronger ministry to parents, check out Parent Cue Weekly at https://doministrybetter.com/.
Want to use social media to connect with your small group leaders? Get your LeadSmall Social Media plan at LeadSmall Weekly, doministrybetter.com.