Update: Cornerstone Community is taking shape in Houston
Update: Cornerstone Community is taking shape in Houston
Construction of the new Star of Hope Mission’s Cornerstone Community Transformational Campus is underway. The community is a collaboration between...
Faith Focus: Keep plugging away
Faith Focus: Keep plugging away
Bruce was up against the wall. At 22, he’d signed a major record deal and thought he was on the road to success. But after two disappointing...
Faith Focus: 'We changed the trajectory of his life'
Faith Focus: 'We changed the trajectory of his life'
Andi Harrison is director of Buckner foster care and adoption in North Texas. She’s also a foster parent. When her first foster child was placed...
Faith Focus: Sitting on the precipice of something new
Faith Focus: Sitting on the precipice of something new
In an office near the front of the Buckner Children and Family Services campus in Longview, Texas, Buckner Family Coach Courtney Barr visits with a...
A place to be free: How Buckner Family Pathways resident discovered healing and freedom for her family
A place to be free: How Buckner Family Pathways resident discovered healing and freedom for her family
Amy Aguirre was a resident at the Buckner Family Pathways in Dallas. Last month, she graduated from the program, and is one semester away from...
Sad math: Lower incomes plus higher costs lead to struggling single mothers
Sad math: Lower incomes plus higher costs lead to struggling single mothers
It’s easy to read gaudy headlines about individuals abusing government assistance programs and assume the worst about every person who is receiving...
Pain to perseverance: Conroe mom forges forward to earn college degree
Pain to perseverance: Conroe mom forges forward to earn college degree
When Ashlee Robinson first met Anna Rodriquez and Carrie Johnson, she couldn’t even look them in the eye. Reeling from what felt like a series of...
If you have not volunteered to serve children and families in need, here’s what you’re missing
If you have not volunteered to serve children and families in need, here’s what you’re missing
Many of us want to volunteer to help someone else but many times we don’t know how or where to start. Soon, our motivation dwindles and we settle...
Holistic ministry: The relationship between faith and social work
Holistic ministry: The relationship between faith and social work
I’m a Christian. And I’m a social worker. Some would even call me a Christian social worker. ...
Faith Focus: What's the capital of Delaware?
Faith Focus: What's the capital of Delaware?
As someone who has interviewed thousands of individuals in my career, I’ve probably asked more than a million questions. That might even be...

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