How can you use social media to engage people in congregational life? It isn’t by bombarding them with boring cut and pasted invitations to attend!
In this excerpt from my weekly live Q&A / office hours in our UU PLANET Community group, I share an example of using social media to engage people with a specific worship service and upcoming area of focus for the congregation. Because it is dangerously HOT, HOT, HOT in Boston I use a climate justice focused service and launch of a new climate justice ministry as an example.
Organizations I used in this example:
Note that YES, we do need to work on addressing the root causes of climate change, but I think a special focus for our congregations should be helping to re-connect humanity, cultivating and articulating a vision for how we do “climate disruption” together, and working to address associated injustices.