November 30, 2022


November 30, 2022


  • We have had good CiViL Groups This week.
  • Our Rocketown Thanksgiving Service Project went well.
  • Melony is mostly over her cold.
  • Jim will receive a proof copy of his poetry book this week.
  • We were safe during a gun-in-school event today.
  • The health of a friend’s unborn babies are improving.



Touchstone Events, Programs & Services      

  • Touchstone will have an opportunity to tell our story at the HCA Holiday Marketplace this Thursday.
  • The Caroling Service Project on Dec 10
  • The health of our staff, volunteers, students, and teachers 
  • Our Fourth Quarter Fundraising
  • Touchstone needs additional staff and volunteers
  • Touchstone URGENTLY needs new office space.
  • All our CiViL students 
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Touchstone volunteers and staff


Comfort and Healing    

  • A friend fell and broke a finger.
  • A friend is having cataract surgery on Thursday.
  • A friend whose husband passed away recently
  • A recovering from broken shoulder
  • A student recovering from a stomach bug.
  • A family is losing their 2nd baby in a year.
  • A struggling family member 
  • Friends caring for aging parents
  • Friends recovering from past trauma, lymphoma, lung cancer,
  • Friends fighting COVID, eye cancer, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia



  • A friend’s protracted struggle to fix a plumbing leak
  • A friend is seeking new work opportunities.
  • That those we love would come to follow Jesus
  • Favor and provision for a friend regarding a building plan.
  • 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


  • Mission Discovery
  • Rocketown
  • Youth for Christ 

Higher Education – Interns:

  • Belmont University
  • Lipscomb University


  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car & Foundation
  • HCA Healthcare Foundation

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

  • Protection from COVID-19, Flu, RSV, Polio & Monkey Pox, gun violence, politicization of the church, 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, all races, ethnicities, etc.
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Those with mental health challenges
  • The unrest in Iran and China