Blackville, South Carolina: God's Acre Healing Springs

The land's owner is listed as "God, Almighty" in local property records, so its water comes straight from Jehovah. Locals return frequently to replenish their supply of healing liquid.

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God's Acre Healing Springs

God's Acre Healing Springs was a nice drive through the back country of South Carolina. The site does give you the feeling that you are in a holy, if not sacred, area. The Healing Spring is a quiet little stream with 3 artesian wells in front of it. When I arrived, a few people were filling their water supply pitchers. As I was leaving, it appeared that the entire town of Blackville was coming to get their daily supply of Godly water.

The only downside was the large amount of flies that have made the Healing Springs their home.

[Grant, 11/17/2010]
God's Acre Healing Springs

My wife and I visit the springs as often as we can. We live in Newberry SC. What really made me a believer was the time we went there and I had a bad case of Poison Ivy on my arms. When we said a prayer we poured the water over the infected area -- it began to boil like peroxide was poured over it. We washed it clean with more water and IT WAS GONE! This is truly from God!

Just believe and it helps a lot.

[James M, 08/23/2009]
God's Acre Healing Springs

God's Acre Healing Springs.....beautiful place....I met an old black man there on my one trip I made in 1969.....he said he's got well water at home, but doesn't drink it -- only God's Acre water. I got 2 gallons for my brother who was diagnosed with prostate cancer.....he is now cancer free. Going to get a couple gallons for myself this afternoon.

[Steve, 03/18/2009]
God's Acre Healing Springs

I live about 100 miles east in Charleston, SC, and I know of people who swear by the spring water. I passed the sign on hwy 3 today and did a 180. I had to see it myself. While my wife and I were just looking into the stream that runs through there, a hawk flew up and landed 25 yards from us. Not a worry in the world did this hawk have. That was worth the stop alone. But the water is pure and tastes as good as any.

A old man was getting about 15 or 20 one-gallon jugs filled and said it is the only water he will drink. Said it comes from an aquifer from Kentucky. I don't know, but the trip was a nice drive.

[Clyde, 03/01/2009]
God's Acre Healing Springs

The springs are off Hwy 3 as you enter Blackville. Follow the sign for Healing Spring Baptist Church, Near the little country store. The springs are getting a facelift with a new parking area and Park. The church was founded in the late 1700's and the Springs are about 150 yds south of the church.

[Joe, 02/23/2008]

God's Acre Healing Springs

SC S-6-538, Blackville, SC
From Blackville, drive north three miles on Hwy 3/Solomon Blatt Ave. Turn right onto Healing Springs Rd, then make a quick right at Healing Springs Baptist Church. The springs are behind the church.
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