Miracle Hill Builds Transitional Housing Village

Categories: Addiction Recovery, Adult Ministries, Men, Overcomer Graduates, Overcomers Center, recovery

Miracle Hill’s mission and vision help us define what and how we do ministry to the hurting and lost of Upstate South Carolina. Some aspects of caring for the homeless, lost, and addicted are clearly defined in our organization’s culture. For instance, we provide food to the hungry, beds to the cold and weary, and …

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Homeless Vet Experiences the Rescue of a Lifetime

Categories: Adult Ministries, General, Homelessness, Men, Miracles, Other, Partnerships, recovery

When Fred Barksdale’s Veterans Administration counselor picked him up from the closing veterans’ boardinghouse with only the clothes he was wearing, Fred was homeless, hopeless, and tired. Even though he had been clean and sober for five years, he couldn’t just turn things around. “What I thought was a gutter fall turned out to be …

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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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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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