May 25, 2022


May 25, 2022


  • Touchstone will receive an Employee Retention Credit
  • Multiple friends are traveling to delightful places.
  • A friend is COVID negative, and her spouse is recovering.
  • Touchstone committees are formed and functioning.
  • We have a renewed contact w Titans VP of Community Impact
  • One of our students was awarded outstanding student athlete.




Touchstone Events, Programs & Services    

  • A Touchstone Board Meeting tonight
  • The Big Blessing Benefit Sale on June 4
  • 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 

  • Shooting victims and families in Uvalde, TX
  • Shooting victims and families in Buffalo, NY
  • The friends and family of John Cherry, Luci Freed, Big John Little, Nick Spivey after their recent passing.
  • Friends recovering from spinal surgery, ovarian cyst surgery, stroke, illness-based fatigue, past trauma
  • Friends fighting heart problems, 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. 
  • Several friends caring for close relatives in their last days.



  • Justice & healing for Southern Baptist Convention abuse victims 
  • The baby formula shortage and its effect on families
  • A friend with financial struggles 
  • Direction for the Drumwright musical
  • Safety for friends traveling overseas 
  • The 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
  • Guidance for several friends in search of new jobs
  • 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

  • Protection from racist terrorism
  • 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.