10 Ways Anyone Can Use Social Media to Help Regeneration


did you know that people spend more time on Facebook than they do on their pets? it’s true. 

we love social media—at {re}generation, we use Facebook to keep folks up-to-date with events and the like, but also to encourage them, love them, and point them to JESUS.

during March, we’re inviting folks to pray for loved ones and friends and coworkers for our March ONE THING. we know that talking with people about GOD can be intimidating, but that prayer can be a step in that direction. so can sharing posts with your social media accounts.

with that in mind, here are 10 ways that you can help {re}generation connect with your friends on social media. 

  1. “like” us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram.
  2. click the sharing links on our blog posts, updates, and especially pages featuring our upcoming sermon series.
  3. “check in” on Facebook every time you’re at {re}generation, or an event we’re hosting.
  4. click “Like” on posts you see on Facebook by {re}generation, which helps our content spread further to be seen by your friends.
  5. re-tweet what {re}generation posts on Twitter.
  6. take photos and videos at church and church-related events, then post them to Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc. and use the hashtag #beregeneration so we can spot them!
  7. post, as a tweet or Facebook status update, a short quote from a sermon, or a lyric from a song we’re singing, and put #beregeneration in your post.
  8. invite people to {re}generation events using your social networks. (Share the posts on our page with your friends!)
  9. help us to follow you on social networks! Email us links to your social profiles and we’ll follow you!
  10. write your faith story so we can share your faith with all kinds of people. Share with us here.

BONUS:  If you really, really, REALLY want to go the extra mile to help us spread the word on Facebook, you can cruise over to our main Facebook page, mouse over the “Liked” button and choose to “Get Notifications.” every time we add an update to our page, you’ll get a Facebook notification (not an email) about it and you’ll be able to click on it, “Like” it, “Share” it, etc. Here’s a screenshot:

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are there other ways you can think of? tell us in the comments below. and if you don’t mind your profiles being available to everyone on our site, feel free to post your social profile links below for us to follow!