June 14, 2023


June 14, 2023

  • The Belmont University meeting went well.
  • A friend’s difficult work situation is improving



Touchstone Events, Programs & Services         

  • The Healing Trust Grant
  • Impact 100 Grant
  • Partnership plan for Spotlight grant
  • CiViL-City at Rocketown students/program
  • BBB Sale donations, pick-ups & vols
  • Sponsors & vols for our golf Tournament in August
  • Students with mental and emotional issues
  • Just Love Fundraiser – TYRS coffee 
  • Upcoming BEST Fundraiser
  • A partner church for each CiViL location
  • TYRS URGENTLY needs new office space 
  • TYRS needs various kinds of volunteers and staff.
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Safety for a client traveling to Kenya
  • Protection for Touchstone staff, vols & interns


Comfort and Healing        

  • The Parker Nugent & Jaxon Leasure families after their sons’ death in motorcycle accidents
  • A friend at the recent passing of his father
  • The family of Raymond Baker who  passed away recently
  • A friend who has lost two cousins recently
  • A friend grieving a recent loss and battling diabetes issues
  • That a friend’s gums and bones regenerate
  • A friend fighting macular degeneration and skin issues
  • A friend fighting heart, stroke, and cancer 
  • A friend recovering from brain Surgery
  • A friend’s cancer numbers are back up.
  • A friend has mental health issues
  • A friend starting a 2nd round of chemo.
  • A struggling family member 
  • Friends caring for aging parents, recovering from past trauma, breast cancer, eye cancer, lymphoma, lung cancer, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia



  • A friend making a difficult transition 
  • A friend having issues with a neighbor
  • A friend’s grad school opportunity
  • Friends and family traveling overseas
  • Improvement in a friend’s work situation
  • Favor and provision for a friend regarding a building plan.
  • That those we love would come to follow Jesus
  • 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
  • Just Love Coffee

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

  • Policy makers at the local, state, and national levels
  • America’s mass shooting epidemic
  • Protection from COVID-19, Flu, RSV, gun violence, politicization of the church, disenfranchisement, openly racist politics, 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, the Trump indictments, those of all races, ethnicities, and persuasions
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Those with mental health challenge
  • Those who govern in all branches
  • The presidential primaries
  • The Nashville Mayoral election

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