Be Careful What You Pray For – A Foster Journey

Categories: Children's Ministries, Foster Care

After nearly two years “our baby girl” is finally going home to her mommy.  For such a long time we waited and waited to see the light at the end of the tunnel.  Each passing day we became more and more attached to this little love.  We found ourselves renewing our license just to keep …

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Miracle Hill Celebrates 80 Years Helping the Homeless and Hurting

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Announcements, Children's Ministries, Events, Foster Care, Fundraising, Homelessness, Miracles, Other, Overcomers Center, Partnerships, Thrift Operations, Volunteers

When Miracle Hill Ministries began in 1937 as a small soup kitchen in downtown Greenville, little did the founding leaders realize the lasting impact their vision to serve the “least of these” would have on the Upstate community.  Miracle Hill now has 9 shelters across the Upstate caring for the homeless or addicted and is …

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Unexpected Joy – A Foster Parent’s Journey

Categories: Children's Ministries, Foster Care, General, Miracles, Non-Profit

Recently, I was asked the question of what led my husband and I to fostering. Although we made this decision a few years ago, I didn’t have to pause too long to remember what led us to the decision to become foster parents. While there were a few reasons we felt like we were being …

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The Unexpected Blessings of Foster Parenting

Categories: Children's Ministries, Uncategorized

Mr. and Mrs. Landor did not have any children of their own and felt God’s call to become foster parents nearly two years ago. God soon blessed their home with Susie, a sweet baby girl, and Mrs. Landor was able to stay at home with her.  The Landors eventually met Susie’s biological mother and began to encourage her.  After …

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Alvin McCall – A Life Lived for Eternal Impact

Categories: Adult Ministries, Children's Ministries, General, Uncategorized

Alvin and Wanda McCall (best known as the founders of Ryan’s Family Steakhouses) first became interested in Miracle Hill in 1992 when Wanda was introduced to the ministry during the formation of Shepherd’s Gate, Miracle Hill’s shelter for women and children in Greenville. The McCalls gave an initial gift to outfit the kitchen and continued …

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