ANALOGIES

          

    
27. Things That Drain Your Energy And Raise Your Energy
26. Confident And Arrogant
25. Mother And Father
24. Busy Leaders And Productive Leaders
23. Busy People And Productive People
22. Critical Thinking And Creative Thinking
21. The Old Covenant And The New Covenant
20. Meddling And Helping
19. Pride And Humility
18. Critical Spirit And Caring Spirit
17. Emotional Immaturity And Emotional Maturity
16. Religion And Gospel
15. Intelligence And Wisdom
14. Teacher And Guru
13. Spiritual Gifts And Talents
12. Spiritual Gifts And Fruit Of The Spirit
11. Love And Lust
10. Live Churches And Dead Churches
9. Unbroken And Broken People
8. Children Learn What They Live
7. Man And God
6. Self-Centered Life And Self-Centered Deeds
5. Man's Way And God's Way
4. Men And Women
3. Winner And Loser
2. Competitors And Innovaters
1. Manager And Leader

 
The Old Covenant And The New Covenant
 

No. Description The Old Covenant The New Covenant
1 They were instituted at different times. Around 1446 B.C Around 33 A.D
2 They were instituted at different places. At Mount Sinai At Mount Zion
3 They were spoken in different ways. The Old Covenant was thundered with fear and dread at Mount Sinai (Exodus 19:17-24) Jesus Christ, God the Son, declared the New Covenant with love and grace
4 They have different mediators. Moses Jesus
5 They are different in their subject matter. Demanded a covenant of works Fulfills the covenant of works through the completed work of Jesus
6 They are different in how they were dedicated. Was dedicated with the blood of animals sprinkled on the people (Exodus 24:5-8) was dedicated with Jesusí blood (signifying His sacrificial death) spiritually applied to His people
7 They are different in their priests. Is represented by the priesthood of the Law of Moses and high priests descended from Aaron Has a priesthood of all believers and a High Priest according to the order of Melchizedek
8 They are different in their sacrifices. Demanded endless repetition of imperfect sacrifices Provides a once and for all, perfect sacrifice of the Son of God Himself
9 They are different in how and where they were written. Was written by God on tablets of stone Is written by God on the hearts of His people
10 They are different in their goals. Was to discover sin, to condemn it, and to set a ďfenceĒ around it Is to declare the love, grace, and mercy of God, and to give repentance, remission of sin, and eternal life
11 They are different in their practical effect on living. Ends in bondage (through no fault of its own) Provides true liberty
12 They are different in their giving of the Holy Spirit. Under this, the Holy Spirit was given to certain people for certain specific duties Under this, the Holy Spirit is poured out freely on all who will receive Him by faith
13 They are different in their idea of the Kingdom of God. The Kingdom of God is mainly seen as the supreme rule of Israel over the nations The Kingdom of God is both a present spiritual reality and a coming literal fact
14 They are different in their substance. Has vivid shadows Has the reality
15 They are different in the extent of their administration. Was confined to the descendants of Abraham through Isaac and Jacob according to the flesh Is extended to all nations and races under heaven
16 They are different in what they actually accomplish. Made nothing perfect Can and will bring in the perfection of Godís people
17 They are different in their duration. Was designed to prepare the way for the New Covenant and then pass away as a principle of Godís dealing with men Was designed to last forever