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Parkland Health and Buckner Family Hope Center™ collaborate to serve Bachman Lake
November's flu clinic provided support to more than 150 families
The flu season is underway approximately one month earlier than normal, and Texas hospitals are operating at maximum capacity – including...

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It's OK for adoptive families to cancel plans or say no to your invitation and here's why
Written by an adoptive mom
I received an email from our church asking if I could serve as a greeter on Sunday prior to the worship service. Greeting isn’t rocket science. You...

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The emergence of Christmas gives us hope like no other
A devotion for Advent
This devotion appears in the 2022 Buckner Advent Guide, containing devotions and family activities to help you celebrate the Advent season. Get your...

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Teamwork across Dallas provides Thanksgiving meals to vulnerable families
Dallas Mavericks, Texas Rangers host events with Buckner to distribute holiday meals
Vulnerable families across Dallas were able to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal thanks to efforts by both the Dallas Mavericks and the Texas Rangers. Both...

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Comerica Bank hosts floral arrangement class at Buckner Family Hope Center™
The Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake provided the perfect setting for the gathering
On Nov. 15, nearly 50 women gathered together to celebrate the upcoming holidays together, learn a new skill, network and learn more about the...

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Block out the noise and hear God
A devotion on quality time with the Lord
Do you ever turn on the TV just to have some background noise? Perhaps the sound is comforting or you like to listen to the news as you cook dinner....

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Help these Waiting Texas Children find forever homes through adoption
In Texas, more than 1,000 youth age out of foster care each year
For the past 25 years, the United States has honored the month of November as National Adoption Month. This is a time many adoptive families, adopted...

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Three Buckner Family Pathways™ graduates embark on new adventures
Dallas staff and friends gathered to celebrate
On Nov. 11, Buckner staff, volunteers, community members and former Buckner Family Pathways™ alumni gathered to celebrate three new graduates from...

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The 2022 Buckner Advent Guide is here!
A free guide for you and your family
There's nothing quite like receiving the perfect gift. Giving a loved one a gift you thoughtfully picked out tops the charts too. Take a moment to...

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Living for Christ during the holidays
A devotion on seeking true joy this season
As we seek intimacy with God during these hurried days, do not lose sight of the magic and wonder of the season. With Thanksgiving nearly upon us,...

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Celebrating the 'powerful presence' of JoAnn Cole
Buckner family mourns loss of long-time servant leader
The Buckner family mourned the loss of JoAnn Cole during an online Service of Remembrance for her yesterday. JoAnn died Nov. 7 from complications...

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Honoring those who have served
Ways to honor a veteran this Veterans Day
Veterans Day is a special day to honor and celebrate military veterans who have served across the United States Armed Forces and protected our...

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