7v1a0269
Self care tips for parents
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
Family stress is among the risk factors for children to suffer abuse and neglect. Learn some ways you can lower stress as a parent.

Read more

senior adult couples can grow closer at senior living communities
Leave a legacy that blesses children and seniors in need
Honoring the lives of Bessie and Stewart Chisum
Buckner is honored to have families interested in leaving a legacy of God's love to children, families and seniors in need. Gifts from trusts and...

Read more

capm 1
The epidemic of child abuse
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and Buckner wants to assure every child lives in a safe and nurturing home. You can play a role in...

Read more

stockvault family holding hands family concept paper silhouettes281402
Lufkin foster family finds joy and support through virtual certification
Buckner supports families through the process in a still-new virtual world
Once the pandemic put restrictions in place, Buckner Foster Care and Adoption jumped into action to help families virtually. The Hudspeths experienced...

Read more

6037d8f249157
How do you respond to the impossible?
Buckner finds innovative ways to serve, proving that ministry is not impossible during the pandemic.
How do you respond in the face of adversity? ...

Read more

texas motor speedway 2019
Michael McDowell, an adopted dad’s path to Daytona 500 victory
Faith and determination gave NASCAR driver courage to win
During National Adoption Month in 2019, Buckner had the opportunity to take some families to Texas Motor Speedway to meet driver Michael McDowell of...

Read more

valentine s day
Celebrating Valentine’s Day with your children
5 activities to show love to your family
Oftentimes, Valentine’s Day is associated with couples. But the love you have for your family and friends should be celebrated as well. Whether you...

Read more

siblings separated in foster care experience more trauma than those who are not 1
Texas foster children will receive new clothing from Beaumont Foundation donation
The Beaumont Foundation of America gifted $54,150 to Buckner Children and Family Services, half of its pledged $108,300 donation for the year. The...

Read more

hahn family
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...

Read more

reyes jan 2021 update video
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...

Read more

Get uplifting stories of how you can shine hope in the U.S. and around the world!

We're excited to share with you all the ways you can shine hope to vulnerable children and families around the world. We invite you to stay connected with us while also growing in your own faith.

Click below to get the latest news, updates and invitations to exclusive events from Buckner. And, we'll send you spiritual encouragement through our weekly Faith Focus devotion. You won't find these stories and resources anywhere else!