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hope in purpose
Trusting God with our purpose
A devotion on taking ownership and leaning into God
The year 2006 was rough for me; it felt like rock bottom. I was a single mother with three young children to care for … my youngest still in...

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3 activities for you and your grandkids
Fun ways to connect with your loved ones
Spending time with grandkids is one of the many joys of retirement. Grandkids are curious, high-energy, and can help seniors stay active. At Buckner...

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22 years, more than 200,000 shoes, one trip to Russia
Long-standing Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls® shoe drive instills generosity for generations at Houston church
The foyer area of South Main Baptist Church in Houston, Texas, buzzed with excitement Aug. 21. Church members and attendees have grown accustomed to...

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More than 350 Buckner families attend Marvel-themed baseball games
This summer, families enjoyed fellowship and celebrated their superheroes
We already knew kids are superheroes ... but a picture is worth a thousand words. Check out some of these amazing superheroes with their families...

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20 years of Buckner Today donated to Dallas Public Library
The library received issues dated back to January 2000
The Dallas Public Library will now house more than 20 years of the in-house magazine Buckner Today in its Dallas History & Archives Division. Buckner...

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Finding rest in God through busy seasons
A devotion on the peace of God
I don’t know about you, but I enjoy this time of year when I begin seeing posts on social media of kids on their first day. It reminds me that...

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Annual back-to-school bash in Bachman Lake area
Buckner Family Hope Center™ hosts backpack distribution
Families in the Bachman Lake area received new backpacks, school supplies and shoes to start the school year off on the right foot.

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Houston programs kicking off the new school season with fun
Aldine and Reed Road programs hosted back-to-school events for families
Across Houston, families and children had the chance to celebrate the beginning of a new school year with Buckner programs. ...

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Setting the standard
How Buckner is evolving in an ever-changing world
From 1879 until 1952, Buckner was led by someone with the name Buckner. When our founder, R.C. Buckner died in 1919, he passed the torch to his sons...

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Serving families in Midland in new ways
The new Buckner Family Hope Center™ will strengthen and transform Permian Basin families
Buckner Midland is expanding its Permian Basin programs with the addition of the Buckner Family Hope Center™.

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back to school
Entering the school year with confidence from God
A devotion on celebrating our unique gifts
A devotion on celebrating our unique gifts and talents from God.

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coping with dementia
Learning a loved one has dementia
Learn a few ways to cope as a family through the diagnosis
Dementia is a disease that impacts millions of people and their families. Seniors with dementia need specialized care that can cater to their unique...

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