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, June 15 and follow this social media plan.
**If you’ve been around a while, you might notice things look a little different. Click here to learn why.**
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 June:
Sunday, June 15
Twitter & Facebook: Looking for something fun to do with Dad today? Join us online @ 10, 1 and 5 ET for Studio 252 Live!
Monday, June 16
Twitter: To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.
Twitter: We all have really cool talents. This week, help your child discover one thing he can teach his friends!
Tuesday, June 17
Twitter: When you’re making decisions, ask yourself “What story will this help us tell?” http://theparentcue.org/live-small-tell-big-stories/
Facebook: Help your child memorize this week’s verse.
Wednesday, June 18
Twitter: Deposits of love in someone’s life as a child will earn more interest than if you waited until they are adults. #playforkeeps
Twitter & Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: What is something you’ve spent time learning how to do? How can we teach our friends in a way that is kind?
Pinterest: When you’re making decisions, ask yourself “What story will this help us tell?” http://theparentcue.org/live-small-tell-big-stories/
Thursday, June 19
Instagram: We all have really cool talents. This week, help your child discover one thing he can teach his friends!
Friday, June 20
Twitter: At bedtime, read Romans 15:14 and discuss all the fun things you could teach others!
Saturday, June 21
Facebook: Do you have your Friend Picks yet? Watch as M.C. Haggis explains this summer’s friendship widget! http://youtu.be/l6onS4029S4
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.