Four ways to share the Easter story with your children
Four ways to share the Easter story with your children
At Easter, we celebrate how Christ died and was resurrected from the grave to save us, his children, from death as sinners. As adults, we understand...
Sibling separation in foster care: An impetus for change
Sibling separation in foster care: An impetus for change
Today is National Sibling Day, a day to remember and honor your siblings. But many foster children throughout the country are separated from their...
Volunteering can bring a happy moment to struggling families in need
Volunteering can bring a happy moment to struggling families in need
This week is National Volunteer Week, an opportunity to celebrate the impact of volunteer service and highlight the volunteers who give of themselves...
Faith Focus: It's your time
Faith Focus: It's your time
When Adonis Creed defeats Viktor Drago at the end of Creed 2, an important moment in the Rocky series happens in one of the quietest moments of the...
Buckner International celebrates 140 years of ministry
Buckner International celebrates 140 years of ministry
Today, Buckner International celebrated 140 years of serving children, strengthening families and inspiring happiness in the lives of seniors. We...
The key to lowering Dallas' Hispanic poverty rate lies in Bachman Lake
The key to lowering Dallas' Hispanic poverty rate lies in Bachman Lake
The Dallas Morning News recently reported, “Hispanic poverty rate drops, but Dallas lags.” The article, based on data released by the U.S. Census...
Buckner Calder Woods cuts ribbon on community expansions and renovations
Buckner Calder Woods cuts ribbon on community expansions and renovations
Buckner Retirement Services held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today to unveil its expansion and renovation project on Buckner Calder Woods, Southeast...
Faith Focus: Correcting a common misconception
Faith Focus: Correcting a common misconception
The other day I was visiting with a single mom who is in the Buckner Family Pathways program. We were discussing what the program meant to her and...
USDA, Buckner Rio Grande Valley team up to promote ‘agriculture and rural prosperity in America’
USDA, Buckner Rio Grande Valley team up to promote ‘agriculture and rural prosperity in America’
Buckner International and the U.S. Department of Agriculture partnered to host a listening session in Alamo, Texas on March 28 to discuss...
Mom, 95, and daughter, 71, grow bond in shared senior community home
Mom, 95, and daughter, 71, grow bond in shared senior community home
Mary and Donna Whitworth have always been close. ...
Faith Focus: Unsubscribing from God
Faith Focus: Unsubscribing from God
Each day, roughly 269 billion emails are sent globally. Sometimes it seems like they all land in my inbox, but research says the actual average...
Church builds home for Rio Grande Valley family during Spring Break
Church builds home for Rio Grande Valley family during Spring Break
While some people may go on exotic vacations for Spring Break, 24 volunteers from First Baptist Church in Lufkin traveled to a Peñitas, Texas, to...

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