How Churches Can Most Effectively Use Facebook and Twitter

Episode #208
March 18, 2016
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Podcast Episode #208

We cover a pair of recent posts on how your church can effectively use Facebook and Twitter.

Some highlights from today’s episode include:

  • Many times pastors do not realize how critical daily Bible reading is to the overall discipleship of the church.
  • The ministry benefits of blogging as a church staff member far outweigh the time and effort it takes to blog.
  • The more your church is known in your community, the more opportunity you will have to impact the community for Christ.
  • Your posts on Facebook and Twitter should be targeted to your audience on each specific network.
  • Post engaging content on social media that people will want to share.
  • If a parent requests a picture of their child to be removed from social media, take it down. Don’t make it an issue.
  • Not every church event needs a Facebook event set up for it.
  • Encourage your members to share or retweet church social media posts—but post content worth sharing.
  • If your church is not using Facebook and Twitter, you’re missing a huge opportunity to reach people.

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