So Far, So Good
I started a new seminary class today at a new seminary. Well, new for me, and new location for them, I guess. I am taking Methodist History at United Seminary. I think the seminary itself is a bit more liberal than my taste; I'm glad I'm not taking my entire coursework there. But anyway, I give the prof an initial thumbs up.
Not only did he manage to teach while getting over a migrane, and not only did he let us go a little early from the first 4 hour marathon class, but he also sprinkled in the following comments:
"Samuel Wesley was a schoolmate of Daniel Defoe. And Daniel Defoe wrote...
OK, so I thought it was pretty funny. That's what happens when a professor is from the same generation as me.
We were also talking about something or other and the prof went down a rabbit hole and something was said about Vegas, and the prof told us, "In my family, what happens in Vegas... doesn't happen in Vegas."
So anyway, the class gets a first day thumbs up...