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Through the storm
Jesus can calm the storms in your life
I’ve been through many storms in my life. At times, the force of the wind has been so great that the windows have howled and the shingles have...

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What is positive adoption language?
Using accurate terms honors the families and celebrates adoption
Words have the power to convey messages and evoke feelings. Sometimes words go beyond the speaker’s intentions. The way people choose words can...

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Veterans Memorial Wall unveiled at Parkway Place
Senior adults honor the service of resident and employee military veterans
Buckner Parkway Place unveiled its Veterans Memorial Wall inside the senior living community during a small, socially distanced crowd of senior...

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In times of uncertainty
What does one do in times of uncertainty? That can easily be answered by who you are at your core? Proverbs 3:5-6 says, "Trust in the Lord with all...

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Defeated single mother finds reason to smile again
Yanilka Castillo was struggling and didn't know how to cope, but through coaching at the Buckner Family Hope Center, she found strength, courage,...

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Jeff Ross named interim senior executive director for Buckner Southeast Texas
In the role, Ross will oversee children and family services in the Houston and Beaumont areas. ...

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The 2020 Buckner Advent Guide has arrived!
The 27-day devotional will lead you and your family through a time of reflection and prayer, focusing on the promises of God during the Advent...

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Take a walk, don't worry and be happy
Since the onset of COVID-19 in the United States, I have taken evening walks with my wife and middle son. We walk at a brisk pace, talking and...

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Celebrating National Adoption Month
According to Child Welfare Information Gateway, the idea of dedicating a time to raise awareness about the need for adoption began in 1976 when the...

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The COVID-19 crisis in Peru
The toll of the pandemic in the other countries Buckner serves is overwhelming. For many desperate children and families, Buckner is their only...

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The importance of relationships in Buckner senior living communities
Buckner senior living communities include more than the residents who make their home there. It also includes the associates who work there and the...

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Buckner Project HOPES receives national recognition as a Blue Ribbon Affiliate
Buckner Project HOPES in Longview earned a prestigious endorsement from the Parents as Teachers National Center, Inc., (PATNC) as a Blue Ribbon...

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