Prayer Kneelers

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Project by Jimthecarver posted 09-13-2010 01:25 PM 5766 views 2 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first large project since my heart attack that I have been able to do. I know to most its not a large project but to me it was quite a large task to get completed.
The Pastor ask if I thought I would be able to handle it, as they had no one else to turn too.
I smiled and accepted the task. Not knowing if I could or could not do it but I have to try. Turns out it still seems to be a bit to much even after almost 2 years.
Yesterday 9/12/2010 the prayer room was dedicated to the church and the room was opened for use.
Construction is all buscuit and dowel….wood stained to match other wood in the church and finished in poly. The kneeling pads were finished by another person in the church.
Thank you for taking a peek.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#1 posted 09-13-2010 01:49 PM

nice work …. nothing .like tunning up your skills ….............

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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#2 posted 09-13-2010 02:45 PM

great work! I’m pretty sure another woodworker had your back on this one…

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#3 posted 09-13-2010 04:13 PM

Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#4 posted 09-13-2010 04:24 PM

Well done Jim, nice clean lines .

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#5 posted 09-13-2010 04:41 PM

Look great, they will be put some good use! Nice work!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 09-13-2010 05:23 PM

Great job! Really nice design – I’m sure they’ll be appreciated by all who use them. Congrats on getting it done too – sounds like you pushed yourself and the work shows that dedication.

-- -- Mike

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#7 posted 09-13-2010 06:07 PM

Great project! You really did a nice Job! Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#8 posted 09-13-2010 06:37 PM

I couldn’t think of a better project to get you back in the shop …God works in mysterious ways and he was with you on this one ….they look great!!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#9 posted 09-13-2010 09:51 PM

That looks like a lot of praying. :) Lovely craftsmanship!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#10 posted 09-14-2010 01:06 AM

I love them – I hjave often considered building one/some of these but have not found the time. Thanks for posting

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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#11 posted 09-14-2010 03:12 AM

Thank you all for the kind comments.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#12 posted 09-14-2010 05:13 PM

I can testify, they look even better in person!

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#13 posted 09-18-2010 03:36 PM

great job

-- self proclaimed copycat

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#14 posted 11-01-2010 05:32 AM

I think that “Rj” said it best. And, I hope that your recovery process is still going well.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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#15 posted 11-01-2010 06:28 AM

They look great

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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