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, October 25 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 October:
Sunday, October 25
Twitter/Facebook: Gather the family to watch Studio 252 Live at 10 AM, 1 PM, or 5 PM eastern. Serve snacks if you’d like.
Monday, October 26
Twitter: The greatest gift we can give our kids is the stability of knowing whatever happens, our unconditional love won’t change. Reggie Joiner
Twitter: Yesterday we realized that we don’t have to be grown up to do something that makes a difference.
Tuesday, October 27
Twitter: 5 things you’ll never regret as a parent: https://theparentcue.org/5-things-youll-never-regret/
Wednesday, October 28
Twitter: When you imagine the end, you focus your energy and effort on the issues that will make a lasting impact. #parenting
Facebook: At dinner tonight, ask: What is something that might hold us back from using our gifts to help others? Comment with your family’s answers and we can troubleshoot together.
Thursday, October 29
Facebook: What’s one thing that you are doing now, as a parent, that you know you won’t regret later? #ImaginetheEnd
Instagram: You don’t have to be old to do something that makes a difference.
Friday, October 30
Twitter/Facebook: At bedtime, read 1 Timothy 1:12-17. Each person say one thing you like about your family, then thank God for the ways He has made your family’s story special.
Saturday, October 31
Facebook: Your individuality plays an important role in the story God wants to tell. https://vimeo.com/134757128
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.