Wednesday, May 4, 2016

#ChSocM chat: Privacy and Copyright

The Topic: What you use, why you use it, and what to keep an eye for when you share those images.

This week's (05/03/16) chat moderated by Melinda Mitchell / @revmindi

Topics:
T1: What guidelines for privacy and/or copyright on #chsocm has your denomination/governing body provided?
T2: How often do you check your website and #chsocm for privacy and/or copyright violations?
T3: What sources do you use for images, music, video etc. for #chsocm?
T3a: How do you check for copyright/user rights for photos, music, etc. posted to #chsocm?
T3b: Anyone pay a service to show video clips or music?
T4: Final thoughts? Suggestions? Other resources we haven't discussed? Any questions you have that you want to ask?



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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

#ChSocM chat: Planning for Late Spring and Summer

The Topic: The Next Season starts..right now.

This week's (04/26/16) chat moderated by Regina Heater / @reckshow

Topics:
T1: How has social & digital media enabled you to experience God’s creation?
T2: Images help connect us to beauty around the world & in our own yard. What tools do you use to create/share images?
T3: Maybe this begs the question: not just how but why should we support local groups taking care of earth?
T4: Show&Share time! Can you share an example/link of a way you’ve used #chsocm to share natural beauty/creation?
T4b: What kind of response do you get when you share posts about caring for creation or God’s creatures?
T5: Let's talk hashtags. What #s can you use for Earth Day to connect your story to the story around you.
T6: Has your parish #CreationCare min used #social to garner excitement about their ministry? Why/Why not?


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Tuesday, April 19, 2016

#ChSocM chat: #chsocm for #CreationCare

The Topic: Spring has sprung, & Friday is #EarthDay! How can we use social media to care for creation? 

This week's (04/19/16) chat moderated by Carolyn Clement / @singingcarolyn

Topics:
T1: How has social & digital media enabled you to experience God’s creation?
T2: Images help connect us to beauty around the world & in our own yard. What tools do you use to create/share images?
T3: Maybe this begs the question: not just how but why should we support local groups taking care of earth?
T4: Show&Share time! Can you share an example/link of a way you’ve used #chsocm to share natural beauty/creation?
T4b: What kind of response do you get when you share posts about caring for creation or God’s creatures?
T5: Let's talk hashtags. What #s can you use for Earth Day to connect your story to the story around you.
T6: Has your parish #CreationCare min used #social to garner excitement about their ministry? Why/Why not?


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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

#ChSocM chat: #StillEaster

The Topic: To many Easter is just one day but for the rest of us, the work continues. How do you keep the momentum of Easter going online?

This week's (04/12/16) chat moderated by Kwame Pitts / @SpiritualGypsy

Topics:
T1: When folks are waning and falling back into the shadows of the norm, how do we keep the spirit of Easter alive?
T2: What would Easter Sunday look like instead of or including a sermon, we shared &witnessed publicly the resurrection in our lives
T3: What does that mean “Now the work begins?” to you and your ministry? Are you embarking on anything new with regards to public ministry or advocacy in the spirit of Easter?
T4: New season, new tools. What new SM tools are essential in the here and now, with this public ministry in Easter?


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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

#ChSocM chat: Crowdsourcing (to a new level)

The Topic: After the Alleluias - Crowdsourcing (to a new level). Let's learn from each other!

This week's (04/05/16) chat moderated by Jason Chesnut / @crazypastor

Topics:
T1: Outside of any specifics, what makes for a good, powerful online presence for a faith community? (In your opinion.)
T2: What’s the one thing that you see on a ministry’s social media profile that is an immediate deal-breaker for you?
T3: What have you found the most difficult in cultivating your *own* online ministry presence?
T4: How about deal-makers in #chsocm? What are the best examples you’ve seen of a ministry’s online presence? What excites you?
T5: (bonus) What examples of ministry content have you seen that might be so bad they…make Jesus weep? ;)


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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

#ChSocM chat: After the Alleluias

The Topic: After the Alleluias - Easter, Holy Week & Lent on social Media.

This week's (03/29/16) chat moderated by Beth Felice / @bfelice

Topics:
T1: This Lent, Holy Week, Easter-did you have/see a #chsocm post that took flight? Or brought engagement? Tell us!
T1a: Was the result of that #chsocm post/s unexpected or did you have suspicion it would take off?
T2. There were so many Lenten programs with #chsocm this year-did any knock your socks off?
T3. Any #chsocm uses that are beginning to feel contrived or formulaic to you?
T4. Baselines & best practices don’t always predict our reality. What was your % of new #chsocm content v. re-tweet/gram/post this season?
T4a. Tell us, do you favorite/heart/like your own
T5: A tweet, an IG, & a FB post walk into a coffeehouse to compare their #chsocm Triduum-who told the story best?

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