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 ...
Faith Focus: Small great things
Faith Focus: Small great things
More than 400,000 children live in foster homes in the United States, including over 31,000 Texas children. Many of these children have been removed...
Friday photo: Happy Mother's Day
Friday photo: Happy Mother's Day
Moms are priceless, and here at Buckner International, we appreciate and value all the mothers who care for children at their most vulnerable — from...
Our faith through fostering
Our faith through fostering
When you are surrounded by evil things, it begins to take its toll on you. You start to wonder if the world is just broken and if there’s no hope....
Providing care to those who need it most
Providing care to those who need it most
"Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction and faithful in prayer." –Romans 12:12 ...

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