The fourth volume in the series A Lutheran Looks At...provides a confessional Lutheran perspective on the teachings of Methodists and holiness churches. Author Geoffrey A. Kieta helps us understand the life of John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, and how Methodism spread throughout the United States. Kieta goes on to discuss modern Methodism and its views on various theological issues. The author also takes an in-depth look at what are known as holiness churches, including the Church of the Nazarene and the Salvation Army.
A Lutheran Looks at Methodists and Holiness Churches will help you understand the beliefs of your neighbor, coworker, or friend and help you share your faith with them.
"Before I became a Lutheran, my husband and I talked about religion a lot. He was always talking about doctrine, He was always asking me what I believed about this or that. I never knew. I knew that I believed in Jesus. But I didn't have any idea about the rest of it." (107)