Communion Serving Tray

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Project by Don posted 01-25-2007 12:45 AM 6501 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a very simple serving tray for Communion wine. The wood is Tasmanian Oak finished with MinWax Wipe-On Poly. I made about twenty of these.

The holes are sized to accept small plastic disposable communion ‘cups’.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#1 posted 01-25-2007 12:50 AM


Nice tray, well done and very clean looking. Did you do the turnings?

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#2 posted 01-25-2007 12:52 AM

Quote Cabinetman: Did you do the turnings?

Yes, this was the time consuming bit.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#3 posted 01-25-2007 01:02 AM

well isn’t this a handy little thing. It “looks” so simple, but it obviously was well thought out AND handcrafted!!
Very nice

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#4 posted 01-25-2007 02:26 AM

Very nice… I think I’d better start going to your church. ;)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#5 posted 01-25-2007 02:42 AM

Now for the real test. Stack ‘em on top of each other.

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#6 posted 01-25-2007 03:05 AM

Yes, I agree, they certainly fail that test. Fortunately, I can’t blamed for, or credited with the design. And, Scott, they are not used in my church. I made them for the church regional headquarters where these are available for small churches just starting out that don’t have the money to purchase expensive serving trays.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#7 posted 01-25-2007 04:23 AM

Hi Don, Your projects are just as fabulous with design and usefulness as any projects posted. keep brain storming these great ideas. I really want to make that rocking horse, but plans drive me crazy. And if your church serves wine that way, I might have to find a plane ticket.

-- Marty Ohio

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#8 posted 01-25-2007 05:51 AM

Yes, and Aussie wine is something to be experienced!

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#9 posted 01-25-2007 06:34 AM

Very nice Don,
Your church is fortunate to have a person like you, that will devote himself to a project like this.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#10 posted 04-08-2007 10:50 PM

Wow that is nice. I have never seen anything like this at my church ever, but I realize this is for a church just starting off. What a wonderful way to do God’s work.


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#11 posted 04-09-2007 01:59 AM

Great serving tray Don.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#12 posted 07-13-2009 08:19 PM

why not fill these little cups with whiskey t? That should loosen the tongues on sabbath to sing to raise the roof with hymns and the like? LOL well done you did a great job

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#13 posted 07-16-2009 06:37 AM

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#14 posted 10-04-2011 10:56 PM

Hi Don,

Do you sale this communion tray please?

Kind regards

-- Amelia Palu

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#15 posted 10-05-2011 12:11 AM

Sorry, Amelia, but NO!

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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