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Faith Focus: Freedom is amazingly true
On Thursday, we’ll celebrate the nation’s 243rd birthday. Throngs of people will fill military bases and parks for games and music. Parades will...

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Becoming the person she was born to be
Buckner Family Pathways provides a safe, secure home, parenting skills and financial budgeting tools for single parents to become self-sufficient....

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Consistency, commitment key to transforming a community
When the Buckner Family Hope Center at Wynnewood in South Dallas started 20 years ago, the community was filled with drugs and crime. Parents were...

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Son helps single mom find life’s purpose
The birth of a child is often one of the happiest moments in a person’s life. Yet there Brandy Simpson was in a hospital room scared beyond reason....

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Faith Focus: Nowhere else to turn
Ruby didn’t know where to turn. She had nowhere to live, and no real prospects for her and her daughter. She did the only thing she could think to...

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Need for foster parents grows in Midland
About 35,000 Texas children are in the state foster care system in need of caring homes. And more foster parents are needed in the Midland-Odessa...

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It’s summer! Let’s make it count for our children
Let the celebration commence! The last school bell of the year has rung and children have bolted out the doors for the freedom of a sweet summer....

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Dallas family featured on Univision 23
A bacterial infection threatened Gabriel’s health, leaving him hospitalized for a month and unable to work. The financial stress weighed on the...

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Houston families enjoy Buckner night at the Houston Dash
Last week, we celebrated Buckner night at the Houston Dash. Families participating in Buckner Houston programs attended the game to cheer on the Dash...

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Midland mom dreams big dreams for daughter’s future
Ruby Favila didn’t know where to turn. She had nowhere to live, and no real prospects for her and her daughter. She did the only thing she could...

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Southeast Texas foster kids need your help
Amy Kimbrell, Buckner supervisor of foster care and adoption for Conroe and North Houston, shared the three biggest needs in foster care right now...

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Faith Focus: Sometimes life is tough
Life isn’t always easy. In fact, long stretches of life can seem like a never-ending series of challenges. ...

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