January 20, 2021


JANUARY 20, 2021


  • We had an excellent MLK Day CiViL Service & CiViL Liberties event!
  • We love serving the children of CiViL alums! 
  • Several family members have been vaccinated.
  • We are hearing good responses by youth leaders to some of our CiViL curricula. 
  • Thank God for a safe inauguration ceremony.


  • Guidance and favor in applying for the PPPL “Second draw” and a Predators Grant
  • For CiViL Groups meetings which are starting back
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • New Touchstone board members
  • 2021 Budget, fund raising, and program planning

Comfort and Healing

  • A young man struggling w suicidal thoughts and needs a place in a mental health facility.
  • Continued healing for Melony after dental surgery 
  • We continue to see friends and family members fighting COVID-19 and its after-effects. 
  • For residents & businesses of Downtown Nashville who are affected by the Christmas Day bombing.
  • For all who struggle with the after-effects of trauma
  • Successful therapy and quality of life for a friend with brain cancer 
  • Our aging parents and friends who are vulnerable and often isolated due to health and safety concerns.
  • A friend working on alcohol recovery


  • Wisdom, patience, and discretion on social media
  • That God will provide for a friend’s homeless son, living in a tent on the West Coast, along with comfort for his family.
  • That several friends of friends will come to the Lord
  • Several friends need to find work

Partner Organizations

  • Bellevue Presbyterian Church
  • The Village Chapel
  • Rocketown – is seeking a partnership to provide counseling for students.
  • Overton High
  • Oliver Middle
  • Hillsboro High
  • Hillwood High
  • Youth For Christ staff has regional training this week.

Racial Justice

  • Justice for people of color
  • Repentance by oppressors and complicit bystanders
  • Positive leadership
  • Progress in anti-racism movement


  • Mercy for the Winter surge and wisdom regarding its causes
  • Overwhelmed hospitals in many places,
  • Rapid and successful vaccine distribution
  • The revival that comes from our cries to God for help, hope, mercy, and repentance
  • Protection for friends with compromised health.
  • All of those whose livelihoods are threatened by the COVID-19 economy.
  • The safety for our heroic health care workers