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 4 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 4
Twitter/Facebook: Kick off your year with Studio 252 Live online @ 10, 1, and 5.
Monday, January 5
Twitter: “100 years from now, the only thing that will matter is someone’s relationship with God.” @ReggieJoiner
Twitter: Yesterday, we learned that our commitment to hearing God’s words can help us make wise choices.
Tuesday, January 6
Twitter/Facebook: A crucial link exists between your ability to parent and your personal growth. http://theparentcue.org/make-it-personal-2/
Wednesday, January 7
Twitter/Facebook: Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. – Carl Bard
Twitter/Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: What is a time you can set aside during the day to listen to God?
Pinterest: A crucial link exists between your ability to parent and your personal growth. http://theparentcue.org/make-it-personal-2/
Thursday, January 8
Facebook: What will you choose to do this year to grow closer in your relationship with God?
Instagram: Our commitment to hearing God’s words can help us make wise choices.
Friday, January 9
Tweet/Facebook: At bedtime, read Matthew 7:24-27. What are some ways you can practice listening to God?
Saturday, January 10
Facebook: To grow in our faith, we need to commit to practicing faith skills: http://youtu.be/9ZW4vYYqJ1A
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.