History of Church Pews

History of Church Pews

Believe it or not, church pews weren’t always a staple part of church houses. Originally, the church gathered in the home. It wasn’t until post-300 AD that an actual church building was constructed with the Roman Basilica as the model, and even then, these buildings...
Church Pews Through the Eyes of a Child

Church Pews Through the Eyes of a Child

I am always fascinated when I get to experience different pews for the first time. Each congregation, or chapel that I have the privilege of attending has their own unique pew, and each congregation and chapel has a story all their own regarding their beautiful, and...
A Brief History of Church Pulpits

A Brief History of Church Pulpits

When walking into a church, it is expected to see a pulpit located at the front of the church. But, pulpits have not always been a necessary piece of furniture for churches. In fact, in the Old Testament times, when there were not established churches, where...
Sunday Worship With My Family

Sunday Worship With My Family

When I was a small child, I remember sitting on the pew with my family every Sunday for worship services. I remember how daunting and challenging it was to sit quietly for a whole sermon! Some weeks it would feel as though the time would drag on and on, while I sat...
Busy First of the Year at Born Again Pews

Busy First of the Year at Born Again Pews

Old man winter has had a lot of fun across the country this year.  Here at Born Again Pews, we have been braving the cold and snow to deliver pews all over the United States.  We have seen enough snow to do us for a while.  Anytime you are getting snow in southern...
Old Church Pews are a Sign of Tradition

Old Church Pews are a Sign of Tradition

When attending Sunday worship services, most members of the congregation find what they are sitting on as insignificant. While this is not true for everyone, a lot of older members of a congregation have a deep connection to the traditional church pew that over time...