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Learning from Others: Where to find inspirations and advice

I had a good teacher friend tell me once, “The best teachers are the best thieves”.  He didn’t recommend formally “stealing” ideas without credit or attribution – but he did realize that sometimes the best practitioners of any craft have … Continue reading

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Facebook posts: suggestions for content

Congratulations – your Meeting has a Facebook page!  Now what should you post? Reminder:  Facebook is social media.  Be prepared to post 2-3 times a day, sharing various content, asking questions and engaging with people that comment on your page.  … Continue reading

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Setting up your Meeting’s Facebook page

Congratulations!  Your Meeting for Business has discerned a Facebook page would be a helpful addition to your toolkit of Outreach materials.  You have create a basic set of posting guidelines.  You have named multiple administrators to shepherd the page.  It … Continue reading

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Privacy, safety, openness and transparency – how do we faithfully use digital tools?

  I was about to send out a newsletter earlier this week – when my Facebook feed exploded with news of concern.  Data had been shared, suspected to have been crucial in manipulating US elections.   By now you probably know … Continue reading

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Creating a Facebook Event

So your meeting has a Facebook page.  Congratulations!  There are a number of basic things you can do to help the page help you.  One wonderful aspect of Facebook pages is their ability to share Facebook “Events”.  Here’s a bit … Continue reading

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Creating a Social Media Policy for your Meeting

So your meeting has decided to have a presence on social media.  Now what? In developing our own policies for both the New England Yearly Meeting, and my own monthly meeting, a few key concerns rose around this.  How we … Continue reading

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Should my Quaker Meeting/Church have a Facebook presence?

The short answer: yes! I hear from meetings grappling with this question a lot.  Here’s a few things to consider when discerning a social media presence (primarily Facebook). Please note this is about a public Facebook PAGE, not a Facebook … Continue reading

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