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 29 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 29
Twitter/Facebook: We know you love your family. Spend some time together watching Studio 252 Live at 10 AM, 1 PM, or 5 PM eastern.
Monday, November 30
Twitter: It’s not quantity or quality time you need as a family—it’s the quantity of quality times. #CreateaRhythm
Twitter: Yesterday we learned that it’s better to serve someone without wanting to get something in return.
Tuesday, December 1
Twitter: Want a meaningful way to celebrate Christmas & the greatest act of compassion ever? This advent calendar covers it: http://wp.me/p5ijhZ-3D9
Wednesday, December 2
Twitter: Kids need what kids have always needed: love, support, limits, and responsibilities. Madeline Levine
Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: Who could you thank by serving them in secret?
Thursday, December 3
Facebook: Your Christmas playlist is ready on Amber Sky Radio! 4 hours of music that your kids will love and so will you! http://bit.ly/1wWDgEf
Instagram: Service is about loving others the way God loves, not about getting credit with other people.
Friday, December 5
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read Matthew 6:1-4. Take turns and pray for each other. Ask God to show you how to help someone in a way only God sees.
Saturday, December 6
Facebook: God gave everything to help us when we needed it most. We can show that in our lives by serving others. https://vimeo.com/137389176
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.