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Looking forward and embracing life
A devotion about living the best life God created for you
Grief, anger and confusion have passed through us all in one way or another. Now that we are transitioning back to our “normal” there has been a...

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5 ways to celebrate your mom on Mother’s Day
Creative ways to show mom she’s the best
Moms are priceless and we appreciate and value all the mothers who care for children at their most vulnerable. ...

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Family reunions
Family moves to fulfill the need for foster care families
Kaari Vasquez was drawn to the home as soon as she saw a picture of it. Maybe it was a fluke or a coincidence the house was on Kari Ann Drive, but...

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May is National Foster Care Month
There are nearly 425,000 kids in United States foster care
Before foster care was regulated by the government, child welfare and foster care were mainly in the hands of private and religious organizations,...

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A devotion on relying on Christ for salvation
One of the main things our culture – sometimes even our church culture – says to us is to strive for more. ...

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April is National Volunteer Month and we celebrate you!
Thank you volunteers for making a difference
COVID-19 brought many challenges, but that didn’t stop Buckner volunteers from continuing to connect and work with families in Buckner programs. ...

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Students safely volunteer to pack humanitarian aid for vulnerable families
Mesquite ISD students learn valuable life skills while serving
There is simple peace in the quiet hum of labeling boxes, stacking tuna cans and organizing incoming donations at the Buckner Center for Humanitarian...

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Support foster children in Buckner campus safe homes across Texas
Help provide basic necessities for children in need
Buckner campus homes across Texas have been approved to be used by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services as safe homes for foster...

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waiting can be hard but also rewarding
What do you do when you're waiting?
A devotion on trusting God in times of waiting
Patience has never been my strong suit, and I hate to wait. But I don’t think I’m alone. When I look around, I see other people, just like me,...

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Blue Sunday: A day of prayer
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and Buckner wants to assure every child lives in a safe and nurturing home
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. To remember those who are victims of abuse and neglect, Blue Sunday Child Abuse Prevention has marked Sunday,...

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Once tutored, now a tutor
College student volunteers with Buckner to virtually tutor foster children
While there is no age requirement for having a servant’s heart, it is less common to hear about college students taking time out of their demanding...

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Extraordinary work in an extraordinary year
With your help, families received hope and aid during a difficult year
We haven't had a lot to celebrate over the past year, but with your help, Buckner has been able to do extraordinary work during an extraordinary...

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