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: https://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: https://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, April 12 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 April:
Sunday, April 19
Twitter/Facebook: Show you care about each other by spending some time together today. Start with Studio 252 Live @ 10, 1 and 5 ET!
Monday, April 20
Twitter: “The greatest gift we can give our kids is the stability of knowing whatever happens, our unconditional love won’t change.” – @ReggieJoiner
Twitter: Yesterday, we realized we can offer peace even when it isn’t deserved.
Tuesday, April 21
Twitter/Facebook: Do you imagine your kid growing up to be a peacemaker? Here are some ways to help them get there: https://bit.ly/1EVpGBO
Wednesday, April 22
Twitter: Your family can live in peace when you prove you care more about each other than winning an argument.
Twitter/Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: How can we, as a family, create an atmosphere of peace instead of fighting?
Pinterest: Ideas to help your kids practice peace. https://theparentcue.org/the-road-to-peace/
Thursday, April 23
Facebook: What moments are the most stressful in your home? What’s something that you can do to foster an atmosphere of peace during hectic moments?
Instagram: We can offer peace even when it isn’t deserved.
Friday, April 24
Twitter: Most parents can’t give their children a lavish inheritance, but every parent will leave a personal legacy: https://theparentcue.org/imagine-the-end-2/
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read Genesis 32:1-21; 33:1-11. Together, ask God to help you value your relationships more than holding on to what’s fair.
Saturday, April 25
Facebook: Don’t miss the April edition of Parent Cue Live: https://theparentcue.org/parent-link-live/
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.