How to Incorporate Social Media into your Weekend Services 

How to Incorporate Social Media into your Weekend Services 

Today it is very rare for someone not to be on social media in some capacity. They may not have accounts on all of the most popular social networks (Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram or Pinterest) but they have at least one of these. Considering the amount of involvement and engagement on social media channels, it is important that you, as the church, use this to engage your attendees and encourage them to share.  Considering the amount of involvement and engagement on social media... Read More
Dealing with Negativity on Social Media

Dealing with Negativity on Social Media

Social media is a wonderful tool, with which we could not do without. However, it does have its downsides—one of them being that it, by its very nature, invites user input. We are literally opening ourselves up to opinions all day long, simply by having a Facebook page for our churches. So, what happens when things get nasty? What do you do when an argument erupts in the comments, or when a church member starts trolling your Instagram account? Let’s discuss. . . .  Respond on Social... Read More
Effective Uses of Twitter for Churches

Effective Uses of Twitter for Churches

Twitter is a unique beast of the social media world. We know we should be there, but often we don’t know what to do when we get there. It can be overwhelming, and it’s usually a lack of direction that is the main reason for those feelings. Sometimes we just need a few ideas to kickstart the journey into Twitter land. Here are a few to try…  Daily readings  Invite your church to read along in a specific book of the Bible together by posting daily reading challenges. Consider... Read More
Wanna Connect With Orange?

Wanna Connect With Orange?

You’re likely on Twitter or Facebook once or twice a day. Well, we are too! We’d love to meet with you there—to share ideas, to see pictures, to learn more from each other about impacting the faith of the families and kids we serve. Here’s how you can reach us: First Look (Preschool) Blog: http://MyFirstLookBlog.org Facebook: /FirstLookCurr Twitter: @FirstLookCurr Instagram: FirstLookCurr Pinterest: /firstlookcurr 252 Basics (Elementary) Blog: http://252Blog.com Facebook:... Read More
Join the Orange Conversation!

Join the Orange Conversation!

You’re likely on Twitter or Facebook once or twice a day. Well, we are too! We’d love to meet with you there—to share ideas, to see pictures, to learn more from each other about impacting the faith of the families and kids we serve. Here’s how you can reach us: First Look (Preschool) Blog: http://MyFirstLookBlog.org Facebook: /FirstLookCurr Twitter: @FirstLookCurr Instagram: FirstLookCurr Pinterest: /firstlookcurr Orange Specialists Twitter: Deb Springer: @OrangeDebS Gay... Read More