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Hope amidst a loved one facing Alzheimer's disease
A devotion on God's presence
Two of the most dreaded words in our vocabulary are “Alzheimer’s disease.” We don’t want to hear those words particularly as it relates to...

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Tips and resources for facing an Alzheimer's diagnosis
Families and loved ones don't have to walk this journey alone
Cheryl Johnson, director of healthcare services for Buckner Retirement Services, shares tips for families walking through an Alzheimer's diagnosis.

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Where does your strength come from in the midst of tragedy?
A devotion on God's guidance in times of chaos
For those old enough to remember, the horrific attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, induced feelings of disbelief, helplessness and insecurity most had never...

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Finding worth and value through the Buckner Family Pathways™ program
Single mom shares her story in her own words
At Buckner International, we are committed to providing support to families to chase goals and learn their worth. Through the Buckner Family...

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3 activities for seniors with Alzheimer's
Resources for World Alzheimer's Month
More than six million Americans 65 and older are facing Alzheimer’s disease today. Beyond that, there are tens of millions of family members and...

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A call to serve local families
Arlington family finds purpose through Buckner foster care and adoption
Originally from Chile, the concept of foster care was new to the Faundez family. But they felt the Lord placing it on their hearts more and more. ...

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Perseverance, character and hope
A devotion on drawing nearer to the father
I have two nieces who are college freshmen this year. One is my niece by marriage and the other has been stuck with me since birth. The two nieces...

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Knowing the differences between Alzheimer's and dementia
September is World Alzheimer's Month
Every year, there is an opportunity to learn more about the most common type of dementia. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are more...

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Community collaborations help South Houston kids go back to school
Buckner Houston, Clothed by Faith and Reliant provided needed supplies and services
In the midst of the annual back-to-school distribution at the Buckner Family Hope Center™ at Reed Road, a collaboration between nonprofit Clothed...

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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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