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christmas season
Managing stress during the holiday season
Tips to enjoy Christmas this year
Written by Hallie Burt, counselor for Life Design and Maternity Services for Buckner Children and Family Services. ...

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Families participate in traditional Latin American Christmas celebration
Park Cities Baptist Church Español and the Buckner Family Hope Center™ bring a Posada to Bachman Lake 
Two-hundred Bachman Lake families were treated to Christmas cheer by Park Cities Baptist Church Español and the Buckner Family Hope Center™ at...

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I choose the gift of joy!
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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Benefits of gardening for seniors
From mental to physical health, gardening can benefit seniors in many ways
Staying active through retirement, whether it is through independent activities or recreational programs, is more critical than ever. Many retirees...

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Single mom overcomes relentless challenges, now children's author
Buckner Family Hope Center™ at Reed Road supports mom in healing, support and chasing her passions
Vanessa Jackson has faced adversity, challenges and obstacles many of us would never dream of. But today, she can look back at where she’s come...

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Buckner and North Texas Food Bank provide holiday cheer to Wynnewood community
Fresh produce and appliances were provided to vulnerable families in the area
More than 300 South Dallas families served by the Buckner Family Hope Center™ at Wynnewood and the Kiest Recreation Center will have a full...

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Transformed by Christ to love like Christ
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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Tips to ease pregnancy anxiety
Self-care during pregnancy is vital for both mom and baby
Written by Emma Porter, family counselor for Maternity Services for Buckner Children and Family Services. ...

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When the Prince of Peace was born
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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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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