Analogies  
        INDIAN CHURCH OF CHRIST
1. Teacher And Guru
2. Spiritual Gifts And Talents
3. Spiritual Gifts And Fruit Of The Spirit
4. Love And Lust
5. Live Churches And Dead Churches
6. Unbroken And Broken People
7. Children Learn What They Live
8. Man And God
9. Self-Centered Life And Self-Centered Deeds
10. Man's Way And God's Way
11. Men And Women
12. Winner And Loser
13. Competitors And Innovaters
14. Manager And Leader

 
Unbroken And Broken People
 

No. Unbroken People Broken People
1 Focus on the failures of others Overwhelmed with their own spiritual need
2 Looks down on others Esteems all others better than self
3 Get independent, have a self sufficient spirit Has a dependent spirit, recognize others needs
4 Maintains control, must have their way Surrenders control
5 Have to prove that they are right Willing to yield the right to the right
6 Claims rights Yields rights
7 Has a demanding spirit Has a giving spirit
8 Is Self protective of time, rights & reputation Is self denial
9 Has a desire to be served Is motivated to serve others
10 Has a desire to get success Has a desire to make others successful
11 Has a desire / driven to be recognized & appreciated Has a sense of unworthiness filled to be used
12 Is wounded when overlooked Rejoices when others are lifted up
13 Think of what they can do for God Knows they have nothing to offer to God
14 Confident in how much they know Humble in how much they have to learn
15 Is self-conscious Has no concern with self at all
16 Keeps people at arms length Willing to take the risk of loving intimately
17 Quick to blame others Can see where they were wrong
18 Defensive when criticized Sees criticism with a humble & open heart
19 Concerned about being respectable Concerned about being real
20 Concerned about what others think Knows that all that matters is what God knows
21 Works to maintain an image & reputation Dies to his own reputation
22 Have a hard time saying, 'I was wrong' Quick to admit fault & ask for forgiveness