TOUCHSTONE PRAYER LIST
October 13, 2023
PRAISES & THANKS
- A friend’s building plan is still alive.
- A friend found a job.
- A friend is recovered from surgery and back to work.
- Jim enjoyed performing at Just Love Coffee Cafe Fri a.m.
- Good work done this week in the office
- “We’re Taking You To Court” event Oct 27
- Building new contact with Just Love Cofee Cafe in Cool Springs
- We were able to arrange a job shadowing experience for one of our students.
Touchstone Events, Programs & Services
- Planning for our Fall and Spring fundraisers
“We’re Taking You To Court” event Oct 27
Safety, rest & refreshment over Fall Break
A partner church for each CiViL location
Students with mental and emotional issues
Touchstone counseling clients
TYRS urgently needs new office space
TYRS needs various kinds of volunteers and staff.
Protection for Touchstone staff, vols & interns
Comfort and Healing
– The family & friends of Jim’s ex-brother-in-law
– The Family and friends of Patsy who passed away recently
– Ted’s friends & family after his sudden passing last week
– All families dealing with loss
– Steve was injured in a motorcycle wreck.
– A friend battling Leukemia
– Frank – recovering from heart issues & concussion
– Friend with alcoholic husband
– Charles in chemo for stage 4 cancer
– A friend’s gums and bones that need to regenerate
– Karla – starting a new clinical trial soon
– Carlene – about halfway through radiation treatments
– Friends fighting cancer, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia
– Friends recovering from past trauma
– Young man getting treatment for addiction & anxiety
- A friend’s building plans
- A friend’s expensive medication cost
- People we love come to Jesus
- Students in juvenile detention – positive response to those who visit them to bring help, hope, & the Gospel.
- Bellevue Presbyterian Church
- The Village Chapel
- Mount Bethel Missionary Baptist Church
- Mission Discovery
- Youth for Christ
Higher Education – Interns:
- Belmont University
- Lipscomb University
- Enterprise Rent-a-Car & Foundation
- HCA Healthcare Foundation
- Just Love Coffee
Metro Nashville Public Schools:
- Hillsboro High
- Hillwood High
- Nashville School of the Arts
- Overton High
- Oliver Middle
- Mission Development International
- Mission Increase Foundation
- President, Governor, Courts & Policy makers
- All people, regardless or race, religion, etc.
- Jan. 6 insurrection
- Various Trump indictments
- Organizations that have allowed abuse
- Politicization of the Church
- Persecution & War (Ukraine & Israel)
- Domestic violence & abuse
- First responders
- Hurricane Idalia
- The Lahaina wildfire
- Hurricane Hillary
- Texas Tropical storm
- Flooding in the Midwest & Northeast
- Depression, violence & suicide in teen girls
- Those with mental health & disabilities
- America’s mass shooting epidemic
- Recession and economic instability
- We’ve had a good start-up for 2023-24 CiViL
- The Shoe Drive Service Project is done for this year.
- Jim went on his first backpack trip in 35 years
- Melony processed 3 large bags of clothes for CiViL Service