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, November 15 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 November:
Sunday, November 15
Twitter/Facebook: Do you have a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device? Use what you have to watch Studio 252 Live today at 10 AM, 1 PM, or 5 PM eastern.
Monday, November 16
Twitter: “Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important.” Stephen R. Covey #parenting
Twitter: Yesterday we learned that we don’t have to be really rich, really smart, or really strong to lend a hand. We can use what we have.
Tuesday, November 17
Twitter: Peacemakers have a better chance of a healthy relationship with their kids in the future.: http://theparentcue.org/making-peace-with-your-kids
Wednesday, November 18
Twitter: When it comes to your children, admit your limited capacity and trust God to show up and do what only He can do.
Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: When has someone’s act of service toward you inspired you to serve others?
Thursday, November 19
Facebook: Forget all the hustle and bustle, what is the most important thing you want to happen during the holiday season?
Instagram: You never know what God’s going to do with the time, talent, and money that you give.
Friday, November 20
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read John 6:1-13. Each of you say one gift or talent you see in the other people in your family. Ask God for opportunities to use them to serve.
Saturday, November 21
Facebook:Facebook: Let’s help each other out by lending a helping hand. This song will help. https://vimeo.com/137389201
If you want to build a stronger ministry to parents, check out Parent Cue Weekly at GoWeekly.com.
Want to use social media to connect with your small group leaders? Get your LeadSmall Social Media plan at LeadSmall Weekly, GoWeekly.com.