October 12, 2022

TOUCHSTONE PRAYER LIST

October 12, 2022

PRAISES     

  • We are praising God because we believe He is going to do something big.
  • Jim and Alex are gradually getting over COVID, and Melony has not been infected.
  • We are making progress toward all our 2022 Tribute tasks. 
  • Jim found his wedding ring!
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PETITIONS

 

Touchstone Events, Programs & Services      

  • The 2022 Touchstone Tribute is just It’s eight days away!. Please pray for planning and peace for our staff and volunteers.
  • We need 2022 Tribute table hosts to invite the right guests
  • Touchstone needs additional staff and volunteers
  • New office space for Touchstone
  • All our CiViL students 
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Touchstone volunteers and staff

 

Comfort and Healing    

  • Jim & Alex are slowly recovering from COVID. Melony tested negative, and we’re trying to keep it that way.
  • The family and loved ones of Sandy Miller who passed recently.
  • A friend is having esophagus problems.
  • Health and safety in MNPS schools
  • Our aging families and their caretakers
  • Friends recovering from or fighting heart surgery, spinal surgery, past trauma, heart problems, ovarian cancer, eye cancer, lymphoma, lung cancer, brain tumor, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia, arthritis

 

Other-Individuals 

  • Favor for a friend regarding a show pitch
  • That those we love would come to follow Jesus
  • Favor and provision for a friend regarding a building plan.
  • Multiple friends are seeking new jobs
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 

 

Partner Organizations

Churches:

  • Bellevue Presbyterian Church
  • The Village Chapel

Ministries:

  • Mission Discovery
  • Rocketown
  • Youth for Christ 

Higher Education – Interns:

  • Belmont University
  • Lipscomb University

Funders:

  • 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

  • Survivors of recent hurricane, flood, fire, and drought
  • Protection from COVID-19, Polio & Monkey Pox
  • Gun violence & reform
  • First responders
  • Mid-term elections
  • Protection from politicization of the church
  • Justice, repentance & change in organizations who have tolerated and harbored sexual abusers
  • Justice for all involved in the January 6 insurrection
  • Protection for those who suffer political persecution 
  • The predicted recession and our preparedness for it
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Protection and provision for the people of Ukraine
  • Those with domestic violence and mental health challenges
  • Racial Justice