Welcome to Common Ground @ Allison Creek

This land was created by God for the enjoyment of all:

Common Ground features:

  • Kathy Kitts Walking Track
    A quarter mile walking track with places to sit, reflect and exercise
  • Tom & Nell Jackson Prayer Chapel
    Open at all times for reflection and prayer
  • Clay Hill Graveyard
    A historic cemetery for former enslaved and free African- American ancestors of ACPC
  • Allison Creek Cemetery
    A historic resting place for former Civil War soldiers and descendants
  • Meditation Trails, Clay Hill Graveyard Trail, Peace Trail
    Over a mile of beautifully wooded trails with prayer stations and places for reflection
  • Playing field
    Over two acre field for recreation and play
  • Picnic areas
    Two large picnic areas and Picnic benches throughout the property
  • Daniel Waterfall
    Over 60 feet of stream and a 4’ fall with an overlook bridge

All are Welcome to Common Ground @ Allison Creek

  • Take time to walk the trails
  • Listen and let the land speak to you about the past and the future. Be awed by the trees and sky
  • Reflect on the history and sacrifices represented by two cemeteries
  • Rest and meditate on the benches
  • Open yourself to the message at each prayer station. Linger and be comforted by the natural respite for grieving hearts
  • Play ball, throw a frisbee, fly a kite on the playing field, reflect and renew at the prayer chapel
  • Take a walk around the track
  • Have a picnic at the tables near the prayer chapel. Share or take a book at the neighborhood book library
  • Breathe deeply and know you are loved beyond understanding

Common Ground is served by Allison Creek Presbyterian Church

5780 Allison Creek Road, York, SC 29745

Handmade Wooden Angels

Looking for a unique gift and also support the ministry of Common Ground at ACPC?  Try one of our Burt Cheezem Cedar Angels.  You can purchase them for $20 at the church or we can ship them to you.  If you request shipping, they are $25 for small angels and $40 for the large ones plus shipping costs.  All proceeds go to the Common Ground ministry.