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Have you ever asked God, 'Where were you?'
A couple years ago, at an event announcing that the world-renowned Cooper Clinic would serve Ventana by Buckner, I heard Dr. Kenneth Cooper say the...

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No two adoptions are the same: An adult adopted person's perspective on the sensitivities associated with adoption
Natasha was adopted internationally as a child. Now an adult, she shares her personal perspective on the sensitivities adoptees can feel when asked...

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Celebrating adult adopted persons
November is National Adoption Month. During this month we typically focus on children who need the love and safety of a family through foster care or...

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Why should I volunteer?
Since 1879, Buckner has been serving vulnerable children, families and seniors but life transformation would not be possible without the help of our...

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Senior adults use extra time during the pandemic to make stockings for those serving in the military
Christmas may be less than four months away, but that is not stopping residents at Buckner Villas in Austin, Texas, from bringing some holiday cheer...

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What do you believe about God?
In my ministry, I have always placed a high value on learning and teaching correct doctrine. My entire ministry career, I have been waving the flag...

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Twins find direction and purpose at Buckner Family Hope Center
Christopher and Christian are twin brothers from South Dallas who know all too well what it means to be vulnerable, without the promise and hope for...

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God's perfect timing and purpose during a pandemic
In 20 years of service at Buckner International, Anna Rodriquez knows God's timing is perfect ... even during a pandemic. ...

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Volunteering is 'simply a part of life'
Nelda Turner proves there is a place for everyone to volunteer and use their unique skills to meet the needs of vulnerable children and families. ...

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Desperate needs = love
When we think about desperate needs in our world today, I believe one answer emerges … love. I don’t mean to sound cliché, but real, authentic,...

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Serving doesn't come with an age requirement
Grace Community Church, in Beaumont, Texas, believes serving begins at any age, and they put those words to action each month. ...

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Today is North Texas Giving Day: Bring hope to your community
This North Texas Giving Day, your gift can have even greater impact for those most vulnerable in our community. ...

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