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 29 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 29
Twitter & Facebook: Didn’t get to church today? Join us online @ 10, 1 and 5 ET for Studio 252 Live!
Monday, June 30
Twitter: ‘Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation’ – C. Everett Koop #parenting
Twitter: What is one way your child can serve a friend this week?
Tuesday, July 1
Twitter: Meeting your kids in their world shows them that they matter to you. http://theparentcue.org/kids-are-funny-terrifying/
Facebook: Help your child memorize this week’s verse.
Wednesday, July 2
Twitter: If you want a kid to know they matter, then it matters what words you use when you talk to them and about them. #playforkeeps
Twitter & Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: Who is someone in your life that needs help? How can we serve that person and show them friendship?
Pinterest: Meeting your kids in their world shows them that they matter to you. http://theparentcue.org/kids-are-funny-terrifying/
Thursday, July 3
Instagram: What is one way your child can serve a friend this week?
Friday, July 4
Twitter: At bedtime, read Galatians 5:13b and discuss some ways you could serve your friends in love!
Pinterest: How have you helped teach your kids about how to deal with conflict? http://theparentcue.org/helping-kids-deal-with-peer-conflict/
Saturday, July 5
Facebook: We are halfway through the summer and learning a lot about what it means to be a friend. Check out the five verses we have studied so far! http://youtu.be/MVWVyKZIHZY
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.