Recent Posts
I just completed last week a series of posts explaining what I believe to be [more]
Week 25: Elijah Weekly memory verse: Philippians 2:8 – “And being found in human form, [more]
Kevin T. Bauder When I was thirteen, my father became convinced that the Lord was [more]
Over the past several weeks, I have presented a brief sketch of a conservative Christian [more]
Numbers 13–14 records Israel’s failure to initially take the promised land. Concerning this story and [more]

A Plea to Teach Children Hymns

Adults must stop catering to the immaturity in young people. If they want to bridge the so-called “generation gap,” they need to expect more of children, train them to understand and appreciate deep truth and solid hymns, and help them grow to be mature by weaning them from trivial expressions of praise to God.

Worship in Song, 247

Scott Aniol

About Scott Aniol

Scott Aniol is the founder and Executive Director of Religious Affections Ministries. He is Chair of the Worship Ministry Department at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he teaches courses in ministry, worship, hymnology, aesthetics, culture, and philosophy. He is the author of Worship in Song: A Biblical Approach to Music and Worship, Sound Worship: A Guide to Making Musical Choices in a Noisy World, and By the Waters of Babylon: Worship in a Post-Christian Culture, and speaks around the country in churches and conferences. He is an elder in his church in Fort Worth, TX where he resides with his wife and four children. Views posted here are his own and not necessarily those of his employer.

READ
"Having surrogate praisers is simply out of accord with the teaching of Scripture, which call the entireassembly to present vigorous praise to God."

One Response to A Plea to Teach Children Hymns

Leave a reply