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, August 23 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 August:
Sunday, August 23
Twitter/Facebook: Think we’ll see any danger on Studio 252 Live today? Watch at 10 AM, 1 PM, or 5 PM eastern.
Monday, August 24
Twitter: If you want to play for keeps, try to give kids a bigger list of do’s than don’ts. Act like fun really matters—because it does to a kid.
Twitter: Yesterday, we realized the wisdom of using caution.
Tuesday, August 25
Twitter: The easy way to double the fun you have with your kids: https://theparentcue.org/the-easy-way-to-double-the-fun-you-have-with-your-kids/
Wednesday, August 26
Twitter: “Many experts describe play as a place—a place of magic and imagination, a place where a child an be fully one’s self.”
Twitter/Facebook: At dinner tonight, share a Bible story or verse that you feel has helped you make a wise decision.
Thursday, August 27
Facebook: A lot can happen in the first weeks of school. Talk with your kids about their teachers and friends and see how it’s going. #FightForTheHeart
Instagram: It’s wise to use caution.
Friday, August 28
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read Proverbs 22:3. Ask God to help you take a good look first and get wise advice before “leaping” into a situation.
Saturday, August 29
Facebook:How can a kid “look before she leaps” at the mall with her friends? Watch this week’s Story video on Studio252.tv or the Parent Cue app and see.
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.