May 10, 2022


May 10, 2022


  • For our mothers and the mothers of our children
  • It’s starting to feel like summer!
  • Jim really enjoyed playing music at FirstLight Arts Academy on Saturday.
  • The Big Payback was a success.
  • The Let Freedom Ring Scholarship will be awarded this Thursday. 
  • New office space possibility.
  • For the impact John Cherry had on the Weber family.
  • Melony selected as feature story for the September Auburn Magazine
  • A friend won a local judicial election.
  • Bellevue Presbyterian Church has made Touchstone an official mission of the church.




Touchstone Events, Programs & Services    

  • The Big Blessing Benefit Sale on June 4
  • Employee Retention Credit possibilities
  • Funding from the Spotlight Foundation 
  • A potential collaboration & sponsorship from a local business
  • Touchstone is understaffed and needs several new employees.
  • Touchstone will need to find new office space this summer.
  • All our CiViL students, those who engage in unhealthy relationship patterns, and those preparing for finals.
  • Growth for our CiViL-Rocketown group
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Melony as counseling is effective.


Comfort and Healing 

  • The friends and family of John Cherry, Luci Freed, and Big John Little after their recent passing.
  • Friends recovering from spinal surgery, ovarian cyst surgery, stroke, a muscle tear from a prolonged cough, past trauma
  • Friends fighting eye cancer, lymphoma, lung cancer, brain tumor, severe back pain, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia, a chronically dislocated hip
  • A Couple going though fertility treatment process. 
  • A friend whose close relative is in her last days.



  • Predicted recession and our preparedness for it
  • Jim is looking for his next music gig.
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Protection and provision for the people of Ukraine
  • Favor for a friend in search of a new job
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 
  • 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 
  • Mission Increase Foundation
  • Mission Development International


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



  • 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.