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, May 31 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 May:
Sunday, May 31
Twitter/Facebook: Ever tempted to tell a lie? Let’s talk about it today on Studio 252 Live at 10, 1 or 5 ET.
Monday, June 1
Twitter: Your goal as a parent of an elementary age child is to ENGAGE their interests to earn relational credit. #JustaPhase
Twitter: Yesterday, we remembered that God loves and forgives us, so we can be honest with Him.
Tuesday, June 2
Twitter/Facebook: When you count the weeks you have left with a kid, you stand a better chance of making your weeks count. http://bit.ly/1bMptqh
Wednesday, June 3
Twitter: Parenting is not the flashiest of gigs, It’s made up of hundreds of small, repetitive tasks. #ParentingisWonderful
Twitter/Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: Is there something about your personality that you wish you could hide from others?
Pinterest: When you count the weeks you have left with a kid, you stand a better chance of making your weeks count. http://bit.ly/1bMptqh
Thursday, June 4
Facebook: Count how many weeks you have left w/ you kid before graduation. Keep count w/ marbles in a jar or or download the free Legacy Countdown app.
Instagram: God loves and forgives us, so we can be honest with Him.
Friday, June 5
Twitter: How you maximize your relationship with your kids by the way you handle your time: http://bit.ly/1yVFNLT #CreateARhythm
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read 1 John 1:9. Talk to God together and ask Him to help you be truthful with Him, no matter what.
Saturday, June 6
Facebook: It doesn’t take a super power to stand up for what is right. It just takes conviction: https://vimeo.com/125288897
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.