6 last minute tips before your mission trip
6 last minute tips before your mission trip
“Mission trip season" is upon us and those final hours before taking off are filled with thoughts of things we may have forgotten, double-checking...
Pack it up, let’s take it – on a mission trip
Pack it up, let’s take it – on a mission trip
You are about to embark on a life-changing experience that will not only make an impact on your life but also the lives of the people you will be...
Faith Focus: Cel-e-brate good times, come on!
Faith Focus: Cel-e-brate good times, come on!
The first full week of June is upon us. That means graduations and graduation parties. ...
It’s summer! Let’s make it count for our children
It’s summer! Let’s make it count for our children
Let the celebration commence! The last school bell of the year is about to ring and children are going to bolt out the doors for the freedom of a...
How to use your skills to make a difference in the lives of foster children
How to use your skills to make a difference in the lives of foster children
The truth is, not everyone is called to be a foster parent, but we’re all called to help. Here’s some of the top ways you can help vulnerable...
Faith Focus: I can finally say, 'The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.'
Faith Focus: I can finally say, 'The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.'
Editor's note: Viviane Djontu, a resident at Buckner Family Pathways in Houston, recently penned this devotion about God’s direction on the...
6 ways your church can get involved in foster care
6 ways your church can get involved in foster care
Foster parents are needed desperately across the state of Texas – perhaps now more than ever. More than 400,000 children are in foster care in the...
Loving a child that might leave
Loving a child that might leave
I'll never forget the day it all changed for me. My greatest fear, like so many others who are considering venturing down the beautiful yet...
Growing in generosity and compassion: The blessing of reunification
Growing in generosity and compassion: The blessing of reunification
I first became acquainted with my new foster son’s mother through a box handed to me by a caseworker not long after he was placed in our home. I’d...
Grappling with loss in foster care
Grappling with loss in foster care
“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” Psalm 34:18 ...

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