Furman Interns FUEL Healthy Initiatives at Miracle Hill

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Other, Overcomers Center, Partnerships, recovery, Volunteers

“Is skipping breakfast better than eating a bad breakfast?” The first question came from the back of the Overcomer Center chapel while other men were filing in. Gabe Silveira, an intern with Furman University’s FUEL program, took it in stride. “That’s a good question. Let me think a minute.” Four other men slipped into their …

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The Difference You Make, Makes You Different

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Children's Ministries, General, Volunteers

When speaking with volunteers about why they give their time to various organizations, I find that most all people engage in volunteerism because they want to make a difference – a difference in the world,  a difference in their own community, or a difference in the life of another person, be it someone close to …

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Wade and Jade – Set Free to Love

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Miracles, Overcomer Graduates, recovery

Wade and Jade Cason are not your typical newlyweds.  Not long ago, they nearly lost their lives to the powerful grip of addiction.  But God had other plans. Wade began using drugs at a young age, and by the time he was 19 years old, he was a full-fledged heroin addict.  He thought his destiny …

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Abstinence for Addicts the Answer to Opioid Crisis

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Overcomers Center, recovery

With so much recent attention being given to opioid addiction in South Carolina as well as the nation, it seemed fitting for Miracle Hill Ministries to weigh in on the opioid crisis as well as the larger picture of addiction. On any given night there are over 600 children and adults who sleep in a …

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Intern Integrates Faith and Work at Renewal

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, General, recovery

My experience as an intern at Miracle Hill’s Renewal center has been very important to me. Renewal is a faith-based addiction recovery center for women. It is more than that, though. It’s a community that is so passionate about bringing healing to women through and only through the power of our Lord Jesus Christ. I …

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