September 14, 2022


September 14, 2022


  • Our school-based CiViL Groups are starting to form and build.
  • Touchstone received our Employee Tax Credit reimbursement
  • A friend made it to the finals of the feature film pitching competition at The Nashville Film Festival.
  • The laborious transfer from desktop to online accounting software is complete.
  • A friend battling health issues is in good spirits. 
  • An elderly friend who had a severe case of COVID has fully recovered.



Touchstone Events, Programs & Services      

  • Guidance regarding one of our CiViL programs
  • Touchstone needs additional staff, volunteers, and protection from workload stress
  • A continued smooth launch to CiViL school programs
  • Favor for the Impact 100 Giving Circle grant 
  • We still need individual and corporate sponsors for the 2022 Tribute at Nissan Stadium
  • New office space for Touchstone
  • All our CiViL students 
  • Touchstone counseling clients
  • Protection for Touchstone volunteers and staff


Comfort and Healing    

  • Health and safety in MNPS schools
  • A friend recovering from ankle surgery
  • REcovery for an injured Hillwood High School football player
  • The soul of Queen Elizabeth II
  • Maria Lee is battling lymphoma.
  • Multiple friend are battling COVID.
  • Several friends as they care for their elderly parents
  • Friends recovering from or fighting heart surgery, spinal surgery, a cycling accident, past trauma, heart problems, ovarian cancer, eye cancer, lymphoma, lung cancer, brain tumor, family or personal addiction, sickle cell anemia, arthritis



  • That those we love would come to follow Jesus
  • Favor for a friend in The Nashville Film Festival feature film pitching competition
  • Favor and provision for a friend regarding a building plan.
  • Multiple friends are seeking new jobs
  • Direction for the Drumwright musical
  • That students in Juvenile detention will respond positively to those who visit them to bring help, hope, and the Gospel. 
  • Our aging families


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

  • Flood, fires, and droughts
  • 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 from political persecution in N Mozambique
  • The predicted recession and our preparedness for it
  • Our enemies and persecutors
  • Protection and provision for the people of Ukraine
  • Those with domestic violence, mental health, and other challenges
  • Racial Justice