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Single mom finds strength and confidence to chase her dreams
Motivated by her sons, Amarillo woman leads by example
Yesenia Nieto is a hard-working single mom of two teenage boys. She craved a way to create a better life for her sons. Buckner Family Pathways in...

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Send Valentine Cards to senior adults
Inspire happiness to residents living in Buckner senior living communities
Valentine’s Day is approaching and you can help bring love and joy to residents who live in Buckner senior living communities with a special...

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Mission 2021: Rebuild
A devotion on bringing hope to your community
The book of Nehemiah focuses on the rebuilding of the of the walls of Jerusalem after the Babylonian exile. Nehemiah was the guy in charge and in...

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United together
An update on Buckner Retirement Services and the COVID-19 vaccine
The process of vaccinating every eligible American who wants the COVID-19 vaccine is a massive undertaking. ...

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Changing lives through foster care
Becoming foster parents will change you and those you foster
This blog was written by Dustin Hahn, from Midland, Texas, describing his family’s experience fostering children who were reunited with their...

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How do you see God
A devotion about seeing the blessings during trials
2020 has multiple definitions, and it depends on who you ask. If you ask an Ophthalmologist, 20/20 means “perfect vision.” Job expands on the...

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COVID-19 vaccination clinics held at all six Buckner senior living communities
The vaccines provide hope to one of the most vulnerable groups to the virus
In December 2020, Parkway Place and Buckner Villas were the first Buckner senior living communities to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Since then, all...

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2020: It was the best of times and it was the worst of times
A video update from Buckner President Albert Reyes
"It was the best of times. It was the worst of times." I remember hearing those words from Charles Dickens when I was in school. It sounded confusing...

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A promised land
Celebrating MLK Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. would have turned 92 Friday, January 15 had his magnificent life not been cut short by an assassin’s bullet. And while the...

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Teens learn about future careers through virtual program
The Buckner teen program in Houston helps prepare students for life after high school
Like so many Buckner programs, the Buckner Teen Enrichment Academy (TEA) in Houston moved from an in-person format to an online platform. ...

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Available now: The new Buckner app
Stay connected with Buckner at home or on the go
The New Year always offers the hope of something different, something new, something good. ...

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Justice requires a biblical, stable foundation
Creating an environment of justice
Ricardo Brambila, director of the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake, originally wrote this column for the Baptist Standard as part of a...

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