Faith Focus: ‘The pleasing aroma of Christ’
Faith Focus: ‘The pleasing aroma of Christ’
When Vivi first came to her Buckner foster home, she was frightened to be away from her foster mother, Robin. Her foster mother meant comfort, safety...
Seeds of faith – Rebecca Barker Trent
Seeds of faith – Rebecca Barker Trent
Rhonda Horton and Rachel Haas grew up listening to their mother tell them about their great-grandmother, Rebecca Barker Trent, who grew up at Buckner...
The biblical call to become a foster parent
The biblical call to become a foster parent
The most commonly quoted Bible verse regarding foster care and adoption is James 1:27: "Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is...
Friday photo: Ozi's forever family
Friday photo: Ozi's forever family
Patty Buie of Rockwall, Texas, is no stranger to the challenges of being a single parent, but she and her son Brady knew they had room in their...
Just like you
Just like you
In Texas, 31,000 children will go to bed in a foster home tonight. Children with hopes and dreams. Children who want to be loved. Children who want...
Make Valentine's Day special for the little ones in your life all day long
Make Valentine's Day special for the little ones in your life all day long
There’s no day like Valentine’s Day to make that someone special in your life know how you feel about them. While grown-up loved ones may get all...
East Texas high school athletes collect backpacks, stuffed animals for Buckner foster children
East Texas high school athletes collect backpacks, stuffed animals for Buckner foster children
When children are removed from their home due to neglect or abuse, it often happens quickly. As a result, children many times leave most of their...
Volunteers change lives through Buckner International
Volunteers change lives through Buckner International
Volunteers have always been at the heart of Buckner International’s efforts to protect children, strengthen families and serve seniors, and you...
Change a life: Volunteer at Buckner Family Camp
Change a life: Volunteer at Buckner Family Camp
Throughout the year Buckner foster parents pour themselves into the lives of children. They give their time, energy and resources to minister to...
Friday photo: Forever Christmas gift
Friday photo: Forever Christmas gift
On Dec. 22, the McCarthy family grew by two when they adopted 2-year-old Ashlyn and her 1-year-old sister Addison in Lubbock, Texas. In five years of...

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