March 30, 2022


March 30, 2022


  • We are receiving financial donations for Show Our Love! Learn more about Show Our Love. 
  • Last week’s talk to Overton Theater Dept went great!
  • Your Best Shot, our effort to provide high quality photos for graduating seniors, is on track at TVC this Saturday. We’re especially excited about our photographers and Enterprise Rent-a-car volunteers.
  • Friends are slowly making progress on their house project
  • A friend’s home has been delivered from a troubling animal invader.
  • This week a student came to CiViL and said, “I love being able to come here and get things off my chest.”
  • Last week’s Tenx9 story slam has sparked a good idea for Touchstone.
  • They had a great discussion in the Hillsboro extended school restorative circle that Melony leads, and it resulted in a good deed that helped another student.




Touchstone Events, Programs & Services    

  • For current and future interns
  • We are in the final two weeks of our CiViL school programs.
  • That the CiViL Service Show Our Love project will finish strong
  • Growth for our CiViL-Rocketown group
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Melony as counseling is effective.


Comfort and Healing 

  • A friend is in a rehab facility due to a stroke.
  • A couple is going though fertility treatment process, and it is emotionally and financially difficult.
  • Relief for a friend suffering terrible back pain
  • Several friends who have lost loved ones recently
  • Continued success with a friend’s heart monitoring
  • A friend is fighting lung cancer and pneumonia.
  • Several friends undergoing cancer treatment and several friends with terminal cancer and their care givers
  • People damaged by trauma
  • Friends working on addiction recovery or dealing with addicted family members



  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Protection and provision for the people of Ukraine
  • Favor for friends in search of new jobs
  • Supply chain issues, gas prices, and the economy
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 
  • A friend needs guidance  regarding a creative idea.
  • Our aging families
  • 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
  • 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.



  • Protection and wise management of the COVID Omicron B.A2 subvariant.
  • Protection for children and those at risk
  • Wise leadership and humble citizenry
  • The revival that comes from our cries to God for help, hope, mercy, and repentance.