Touchstone Prayer

The Touchstone Prayer Team meets on from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays to pray for the needs of Touchstone and those of our constituents. To join us in person or submit a prayer request, contact us.  Please pray for the following:

General Theme: Heal our land, and provide workers for the harvest.


  • We are enjoying a sense of productivity. It feels good to be making progress in the office and to have direction for the fall curriculum
  • Brenda Elliott, a key figure in the beginning of CiViL, will be able to attend the Tribute dinner. We are so excited!
  • Progress on a job change for one of our constituents.
  • Successful hip-pain relief for one of our volunteers


  • 2018 Tribute dinner on September 4 – We need more sponsors, hosts, and guests
  • That our three new interns will enjoy the last week of their summer and have safe travels back to Nashville. They begin with Touchstone on Monday, August 20.
  • An end to rising violence in Nashville
  • Safety and healing in face of abuse for a former student.
  • Ongoing support and protection for Metro Nashville Public School teachers, students, and leadership
  • A newborn cousin of a former student was born drug-exposed. Pray for protection, nurturing, and healthy development.
  • Touchstone Funding – Summer income has been low. Please pray for provision.
  • CiViL students and students and their parents, and the launch of CiViL in all our locations the week after Labor Day.
  • Donated office space for Touchstone
  • Continuation of our growing relationship with Nashville Public Television
  • Touchstone volunteers, old and new
  • An automotive need for one of Touchstone’s volunteers
  • Ongoing need for a homeless friend
  • College students return to school
  • Job safety for one of our constituents
  • Multiple sick friends of Touchstone
  • Job opportunities for several CiViL alums