A Change of Heart, Mind and Soul

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

Meet Jason Spears. He is articulate, educated, skilled and mild-mannered. But just like the next person, Spears is a work in progress.  The 48-year-old went from being a happily married construction manager making a six-figure salary to being broke, divorced and living in shelters. He needed more than a change of circumstances.  He needed a …

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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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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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