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: Thanksgiving for an inspiring and successful 2018 Tribute dinner on Tuesday, September 4.


  • The 2018 Tribute program was described as, “inspiring,” “your best program ever,” and “one of the best I’ve ever been to.”

  • We qualified for $25,000 in matchinig funds, and, to date, we have earned nearly $30,000 for a total of $55,000. This is the most support we’ve ever received for any fundraising event.

  • We are so grateful for the many volunteers who helped put on this wonderful event!

  • God seems to be expanding our work, connections, and reputation.

  • Several of our staff and CiViL students played a key role in Nashville Public Television’s Town Hall Meeting on Youth Violence which was taped on Thursday, November 6. It will be aired Thursday evening, September 13.

  • A safe and enjoyable Labor Day travel weekend for several of our staff and interns.


  • God’s blessing and help for the work of two missionary friends working with children and teens in Mosambique

  • Healing for an ailing family member.

  • Jobs for two former students

  • A tough college-work schedule and uncertain career vision for one of our former students.

  • The launch of CiViL at Rocketown on Thursday, September 13.

  • Protection from attack as we expand our work in many ways.

  • The loss of a beloved family member by one of our school partners.

  • Comfort and peace for two family members with terminal cancer.

  • Our CiViL students and families, many of whom endure poverty, abuse, addiction, and despair.