Things I Learned from My Father

1. To try and be a good father to my own children

2. A healthy distrust for the evangelical subculture which dominates much of Protestantism

3. A love for dogs

4. To tell my mother “Thank You”

5. Responsibility

6. How to comb my hair

7. How to tie a bow-tie

8. The difference between being “whelmed” and “overwhelmed”

9. The third and most important part of the Wesleyan Quadrilateral, reason. Does it make reasonable sense?

10. How to make slaw

Richard Bryant

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