February 23, 2022


February 23, 2022


  • The Let Freedom Ring Trip went Great!
  • A former CiViL student led current CiViL students on the best-ever college tour at UT Chattanooga.
  • A student led Extended School under Melony’s supervision, and she did an excellent job!
  • A friend’s Mom is better and has been released from the hospital.
  • One of our prayer team members birthday is today!




Touchstone Events, Programs & Services    

  • Re-launch plans for one of our CiViL Locations
  • Guidance during Touchstone’s Board Meeting on February 26
  • The CiViL Service Show Our Love service project this month
  • Favor for an HCA Grant 
  • Staffing, students & supplies for CiViL school-based programs
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Melony as counseling is effective.
  • CiViL students who engage in unhealthy relationship patterns

Comfort and Healing

  • Guidance for a friend seeking counseling
  • A friend’s puppy has been ill for some time. 
  • A friend overseas has been diagnosed with both malaria and typhoid fever.
  • Two friends recovering from major surgery this week
  • A friend had a bad reaction to her chemotherapy yesterday
  • A successful pregnancy for a couple who has had difficulties.

  • A friend who is very sick with diabetes related illness.
  • A friend with terminal cancer
  • A friend is at the end stages of lung cancer. Pray for her loved ones and caretakers.
  • Friends who are grieving broken families and lost loved ones
  • For people damaged by trauma
  • Friends working on addiction recovery



  • Favor for several friends in search of new jobs
  • The people of Ukraine
  • Those with flood-related PTSD in Middle TN
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 
  • A friend needs guidance and motivation regarding a creative idea.
  • Our aging families
  • Guidance for friends planning a new project.
  • Those with domestic violence, mental health, and other challenges


Partner Organizations

  • Bellevue Presbyterian Church
  • The Village Chapel
  • Rocketown
  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car
  • Metro Nashville Public Schools
  • Overton High
  • Oliver Middle
  • Hillsboro High
  • Hillwood High
  • Nashville School of the Arts
  • Youth For Christ 


Racial Justice

  • Denial vs blaming in education on history of race
  • Threats to voting rights
  • Racial accountability at private schools
  • Justice for people of color
  • Repentance by oppressors and complicit bystanders
  • Positive leadership
  • Progress in anti-racism movement
  • Social media conflict over race and other justice issues.



  • Safety for all as the Omicron surge dies down and restrictions are loosened
  • Protection for children and those at risk
  • Wise leadership and humble citizenry
  • Conflict & violence over vaccine & mask mandates
  • The revival that comes from our cries to God for help, hope, mercy, and repentance.