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Like the Bible app in ProPresenter, the Twitter app takes over the interface completely. If you just want to show tweets for a short amount of time, that’s fine, but what if you want to show tweets during your announcement loop. How can you do that?

There are a few ways.

First, you can put the tweets on slides in the loop. This has the downside of not being live, but it will work.

You could also tweet your announcements along with the regular tweets. Then you just add the “announcement tweets” along with the regular tweets.

Finally, if you set the transition to default, you can switch back and forth. This is more manual than he announcement loop normally is, but it works.

Hopefully, in ProPresenter 6 they’ll address this and the Bible limitation, but until then, these hacks should help get you through.

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Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div.

Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div. has been a tech volunteer with Quest Community Church in Lexington, KY since 2000 and is the founder of TrinityDigitalMedia.com, llc. He became part of the technology in ministry team when his church’s attendance was around 200 in one Sunday service and has witnessed it’s growth to 5,200 average weekly attendance in one Saturday service, four Sunday services in one online and two physical campuses. He literally wrote the book on podcasting in churches, twitter in churches, & servant-hearted volunteering, as well as writing various articles for publications like “Church Production” and “Technologies for Worship” magazines.