CHARIS: A Journal of Faculty Scholarship

Summer 2002, Volume 2, Number 1

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Cover credits: It is the intention of CHARIS to feature contemporary Christian artists and their work.

Front cover - "The Revelation" (dye, acrylic, and ink) by Shirlene Lascurain, an Oregon native, whose work can be seen on her website: She may be contacted via email at

Back Cover - "Spears of Men; Trumpets of Angels" (acrylic on stretched canvas) by Paul Myhill. Paul's work can be seen on his website: He can be contacted via email at

Anschauungen (Change?, Where is the Castle Church Door?, The Healthy and Vibrant Church, The Ecumenical Christian, The End of an Era)
John E. Bauer

Pastoral Leadership: A Layman's Perspective
Bruce Eberle

The Relationship Between Moral Integrity, Psychological Well-Being, and Anxiety
Leanne M. Olson

Kohlberg and Computers: Moral Development in Technology
John Freese

Correlation of Psychological Well-being and Christian Spiritual Well-being at a Small Christian Liberal Arts College
Rachel J. Richter

The Moral Status of the Human Embryo
Paul R. Boehlke

A Reaction to Amazing Grace: Vocabulary of Faith by Kathleen Norris
Mark Braun

From the Chapel: Exodus 20:7 - The Madmen (9-12-01)
Gregory Schulz

Book Reviews

God at Work: Your Christian Vocation in All of Life by Gene Edward Veith, Jr.
Reviewed by John E. Bauer

How Christian Faith Can Sustain the Life of the Mind by Richard T. Hughes
Reviewed by John E. Bauer

Building the Christian Academy by Arthur F. Holmes
Reviewed by John E. Bauer

CHARIS: A Journal of Faculty Scholarship. 2002. All rights reserved. CHARIS is published twice each year by the CHARIS Institute of Wisconsin Lutheran College, 8800 West Bluemound Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226. Republication of 200 or fewer words may be made without written permission of the publisher provided proper credit is given and two copies of the publication in which such material appears are forwarded to CHARIS. All issues are free of charge and are funded through advertisements, grants, and gifts. Direct all correspondence to Dr. John E. Bauer, Executive Director of CHARIS, at the above address. Telephone 414-443-8730. FAX: 414-443-8514. Email: Articles in CHARIS do not necessarily reflect the views of the Institute, Wisconsin Lutheran College, or the editorial advisory board. Those wishing to submit manuscripts for consideration may do so by sending a disk with the document in either Word or Word Perfect. All manuscripts should be typed, double-spaced, and submitted directly to the editor. The editor is responsible for selection and acceptance of articles, but the responsibility for opinions and accuracy of facts in articles rests solely with the individual author. The editor is not responsible for unsolicited manuscripts. Unaccepted manuscripts will be returned if accompanied by a stamped return envelope. Further information about CHARIS, the Institute of Wisconsin Lutheran College, can be found on our web site at