Recent Posts
Pentecostal worship places great emphasis on intensity. By intensity, they mean a strongly felt experience [more]
A polarized debate goes on between different stripes of Christians over the place of experience [more]
IĀ am very pleased to announce that I have accepted a position with G3 MinistriesĀ  [more]
Christian worship has often had a remarkably similar shape across traditions. Bryan Chapell showed in [more]
Kevin T. Bauder During a recent conversation, a friend and I were reminiscing about some [more]

Free Chapter Excerpt from Sound Worship

soundworshipscottaniolDownload a free excerpt from Scott Aniol’s new book, Sound Worship: A Guide to Making Musical Choices in a Noisy World:

Chapter 3: Why Do We Sing in Church?

About Scott Aniol

Scott Aniol is the founder and Executive Director of Religious Affections Ministries. He is director of doctoral worship studies 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.