January 11, 2023


January 11, 2023


  • CiViL Groups are going well with our two interns.
  • A friend has been nominated as one of WKRN’s Remarkable Woman.
  • A friend who had throat cancer surgery is improving.
  • Damar Hamlin going home soon.
  • Touchstone has a new church partner: Mt Bethel Missionary Baptist Church.
  • Touchstone’s partnership with Bellevue Presbyterian Church is deepening.
  • Touchstone met our $70K fundraising goal for 4th Quarter 2022.



Touchstone Events, Programs & Services      

  • Preparation for the MLK Day Let Freedom Ring Trip
  • Resolution of a problem situation with a constituent 
  • Touchstone needs additional staff and volunteers
  • Touchstone URGENTLY needs new office space.
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Touchstone volunteers and staff


Comfort and Healing     

  • Damar Hamlin’s recovery and plans
  • A friend has to postpone radiation treatment due to COVID
  • A friend recovering from throat cancer surgery
  • The family and friends of Marcus Horton after his passing
  • A friend suffering allergy problems
  • A struggling family member 
  • Friends caring for aging parents
  • Friends recovering from throat cancer surgery, a broken wrist, past trauma, lymphoma, lung cancer
  • Friends fighting COVID, breast cancer, eye cancer, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia



  •  A friend dealing with alcoholism
  • A friend’s protracted struggle to fix a plumbing leak
  • Several friends in need of better work situations.
  • That those we love would come to follow Jesus
  • Favor and provision for a friend regarding a building plan.
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 


Partner Organizations


  • Bellevue Presbyterian Church
  • The Village Chapel
  • Mount Bethel Missionary Baptist Church


  • Mission Discovery
  • Rocketown
  • Youth for Christ 

Higher Education – Interns:

  • Belmont University
  • Lipscomb University


  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car & Foundation
  • HCA Healthcare Foundation

Metro Nashville Public Schools:

  • Hillsboro High
  • Hillwood High
  • Nashville School of the Arts
  • Overton High
  • Oliver Middle

Ministry Consultants:

  • Mission Development International
  • Mission Increase Foundation


Current Issues

  • Protection from COVID-19, Flu, RSV, Polio & Monkey Pox, gun violence, politicization of the church, persecution, military attack, domestic violence, The predicted recession, and for first responders
  • Justice for those who harbor sexual abusers, all involved in the January 6 insurrection, all races, ethnicities, etc.
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Those with mental health challenges

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