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Does your church have carpeting?

I got to church about 15 minutes early, there were already people there praying in the stone quiet building. Here I come with my kids in heels on the marble floors with the high ceilings and great acoustics. I made my entrance noticed =)

I wonder if a nice carpet down the aisle would be a good idea? Ten minutes later it didn't matter, so many people were coming in and getting seated the sound of heels no longer echoed

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:02 PM on Jan. 27, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • yup but we use another church's building as we do not have our own yet. Besides its rare someone comes in heels! I take off my shoes to dance ! :-)
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 3:17 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • As far as I can remember, all parish's I've been in have had hard floors too - either tile or laminate. But carpeting is beneath the pews. I assume it's cuz carpeting in high-traffic areas are high-maintenance.
    flatlanderjenn

    Answer by flatlanderjenn at 3:19 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • We have a just-built church...all tile. I don't think I've ever been in a church with carpeting.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 3:59 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • yep we're carpeted but like shaneagle... heels not worn alot... mostly jeans and casual shoes type church,
    bonn777

    Answer by bonn777 at 4:46 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • We have carpet. (I love my heels,lol!)
    Lexylex

    Answer by Lexylex at 4:51 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • I've never been in a church without carpeting other than big cathedrals and such. One of the churches I attended as a teen had the thickest and squishiest carpet ever. I always wanted to try walking on it barefoot but never got the chance.
    RhondaVeggie

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 5:30 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • Wow, I never wear high heels!!! I need to be more feminine : )

    Yes, my church has carpet.
    Cinnamon-mom

    Answer by Cinnamon-mom at 5:39 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • Yes and we clean it with Holy Resolve! JK I know what ya mean about those loud heels and drawing attention to yourself. But hey kudos to you for being early!
    3gigglemonsters

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 5:47 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • Our church we go to now is tile, but the one I grew up in and was married in has carpet through the whole chapel.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:05 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • high heels cause heel spurs...and seriously, no one can convince me they are more comfortable than flats. heels are another plot of deception placing the beauty of women higher in priority over the brains and heart.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:58 AM on Jan. 28, 2010

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