stones of remberance
'What do these stones mean?'
A devotional thought for the New Year.
"I can't wait for 2020 to be over." ...

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An unprecedented Christmas
A Christmas Day devotion
“‘For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,’ declares the Lord.” –Isaiah 55:8 (NIV) ...

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Visit Camp Buckner
Experience a safe and much-needed individual or family vacation
Visiting Camp Buckner is a fun-to-do activity many children, families, student and church groups, and other organizations look forward to every year....

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Joy that overflows
An Advent devotion on joy
“My lips shall shout for joy when I sing praises unto thee; And my soul, which thou hast redeemed.” –Psalms 71:23 (ASV) ...

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 Longview families receive special Christmas surprise
Single parents and children in Family Pathways receive gifts, crafts and treats to celebrate Christmas
For the last 15 years, Morgan Stanley has blessed Longview Buckner families at Christmas with a festive party and gifts for children. This year, due...

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Pouring out love
An Advent devotion on love
“‘For the mountains may depart and the hills be removed, but my steadfast love shall not depart from you, and my covenant of peace shall not be...

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Working through a crisis in love
A Christmas message from Buckner President
The season of Advent is the time of celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ and his impact on the world. We celebrate the peace and hope he brings. ...

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Celebrate and embrace God's gift of peace
An Advent devotion on peace
“‘This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.’ And suddenly there appeared with the angel a...

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How to maneuver the holidays as a foster parent
Take the stress out of Christmas for you and your foster children
The holiday season can be extremely stressful and this year may be especially tense as normal holiday traditions may need to be adjusted. For a...

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How are you celebrating Giving Tuesday?
You can help children and families suffering from the pandemic
Today is Giving Tuesday – a day created to specifically celebrate giving, to counter selfishness and to promote the causes that make the world a...

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