Christmas at the orphans home
Christmas at the orphans home
Every year, with Christmas near, I travel on a train of thought – back through decades of time – to Dallas and my childhood home, Buckner Orphans...
Advent week 2: Searching for my father
Advent week 2: Searching for my father
“These things I have spoken to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome...
Friday photo: Celebrating Christmas
Friday photo: Celebrating Christmas
Christmas joy was in full swing on Sunday as families in Buckner foster care, Buckner Family Pathways and Next Step in Dallas gathered to enjoy the...
Reconnecting with Marta
Reconnecting with Marta
Earlier this year, we met Marta and her family, who participate in the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake in Dallas. ...
Advent week 1: The wish list
Advent week 1: The wish list
I was saddened recently to hear the news that the 125-year-old iconic company, Sears, has filed for bankruptcy. I have fond memories of getting the...
Today is Giving Tuesday. See how you can help!
Today is Giving Tuesday. See how you can help!
Today is a big day for us at Buckner. Today, millions of Americans will donate generously to the causes they hold most dear on the eighth annual...
Faith Focus: Is the world just too busy?
Faith Focus: Is the world just too busy?
The other night, I was walking through a poorly-lit part of a town I didn’t know well. My youngest son and I were on our way to help my in-laws...
Shine hope this Christmas
Shine hope this Christmas
While you're out catching all the Black Friday deals today, pick something up for a family Buckner serves. ...
Thankful for you
Thankful for you
The definition of thanksgiving is the expression of gratitude, especially to God. At Buckner, Thanksgiving is a divine reminder of how many...
Texas Rangers bless families with Thanksgiving meals
Texas Rangers bless families with Thanksgiving meals
Yesterday at the Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy at Mercy Street Complex, presented by Toyota in West Dallas 100 Buckner families received the...

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