Big Apple Chapel is a New Testament based church in New York City, modeled after the pattern of the early church, with a strong emphasis on following Christ as a community of His disciples.

  • Sunday - 10:30 am
  • 520 8th Ave, 16th floor
    New York, NY
  • phone: +1 (973) 837-1041

Personality Types

Meyers-Briggs-Keirsey Personality Types


Extrovert (75%)        How you’re Energized     Introvert (25%)

high energy public person                  quiet calm energy private person    

talk a lot - opinions obvious              talk little - opinion pulled out

talk fast and loud; expressive           talk slowly and quietly

think out loud-act then reflect          think reflect edit then act

energized by people - initiate             like being by self; lonely in a crowd

focus: outer world people things       inner world of ideas and thoughts

multi-task; easily distracted              focus on one task/person at a time

animated body language                   conserve energy good eye contact

socially adept; flamboyant                               socially awkward; subdued

always including others                      prefer solitude, being alone

multiple rlshps “best friends”            limited relationships; depth

gregarious; interaction; sociability   reflective; concentration; territoriality




Sensing (75%)  How you take in Information            Intuitive (25%)

facts & details; trees                           connections & implications; forest

linear sequential thought                    creative imaginative “leaps”

focus on past/present experience     gut instinct imagines future

clear tangible practical proof            theories concepts possibilities

like to make ideas work get done     like to think up ideas, theoretical

use established skills; efficient          easily bored; avoid repetition

clear straightforward speech             complex compound speech pattern

listen until others finish thought        finish others’ sentences

literal facts and real examples          figurative, analogies, metaphors

direct realistic specific experience    random conceptual general



Thinking (60/40%M)    How you make Decisions      Feeling (60/40%F)

objective; pro/con; impersonal         subjective; how feel affected; values

logical; analytical; thick-skinned     sensitive; empathetic; easily hurt

truthful even if it hurts                        tactful even if white lie necessary

persuaded by logic; analysis             persuaded by emotional appeal

tough on principle; standards            tender in understanding others

like debate; assertive                          avoid arguments conflict confronting

use names & praise sparingly            generous w/ praise and name use

low key matter of fact                        excited and emotional; personal

get right to the point                            engage in small talk first

act cooler and more distant               act warmer and friendlier

firm-minded; laws; justice                 tenderhearted; circumstances

detached               ; clarity; policy                     involved; harmony; social values



Judging (50%) How you Organize your world      Perceiving (50%)

like things settled and decided          like to keep options open

formal and conventional; plan         casual and unconventional; adapt/flex

tension until quick decision               tension in deciding early; adaptable

important to be in control                  comfortable with others calling shots

conscious of time; punctual              frequently run late; always more time

very organized; scheduled; definite trouble finding things; tentative

neat appearance, car, desk                unfinished appearance, messy car, desk

if in doubt, throw it out; fixed           might need it in the future; pending

work before play; enjoy product      procrastinate; enjoy process important

driven to finish projects; deadline    energized to start projects; what deadline?

serious, planned and structured        playful, spontaneous and adaptable

resolved, decided, fixed, control       pending, wait & see, flexible, adapt

like rules, systems, structure              find rules, structure confining and limiting


Four Temperaments - Sixteen Types BC 4/98


SP ARTISAN (38%) - Dionysus - joy; impulsive; freedom; tools; compulsive action*; exciting; optimistic; cheerful; aesthetic; negotiator; fire-fighter; Grasshopper; Epicurian ethic “after...read directions”

ESTP: Promoter. Action! When present, things begin to happen. Fiercely competitive. Entrepreneur. Often uses shock effect to get attention. Negotiator par excellence. 13% God, help me to take responsibility for my own actions, even though they're usually NOT my fault.

ESFP: Entertainer. Radiates attractive warmth and optimism. Smooth, witty, charming, clever. Fun to be with. Very generous. 13%

God, help me to take things more seriously, especially parties and dancing.

ISTP: Artisan. Impulsive action. Life should be of impulse rather than of purpose. Action is an end to itself. Fearless, craves excitement, master of tools. Just do it. 5% God, help me to consider people's feelings, even if most of them ARE hypersensitive.

ISFP: Artist. Interested in the fine arts. Expression primarily through action/art form. senses are keener than other types. 5%

Lord, help me to stand up for my rights (if you don't mind my asking).


SJ GUARDIAN (38%) - Epimetheus - duty; belong (earned); caretaker; bound & obligated*; structure; prepared; tradition; conversation; responsibility; Ant; stabilizer; order maintainer; Stoical ethic “ain’t broke...”

ESTJ: Administrator. Much in touch with the external environment. Very responsible. Pillar of strength. 13%  God, help me to not try to RUN everything. But, if You need some help, just ask.

ISTJ: Trustee. Decisiveness in practical affairs. Guardian of time-honored institutions. Dependable. 6% Lord, help me to relax about insignificant details beginning tomorrow at 11:41.23 A.M.  E.S.T.

ESFJ: Seller. Most sociable of all types. Nurturer of harmony. Outstanding host or hostesses. Everyone’s trusted friend. 13%

God, give me patience, and I mean right NOW

ISFJ: Conservator. Desires to be of service and to minister to individual needs - very loyal. Committed to get the job done. 6%

Lord, help me to be more laid back and help me to do it EXACTLY right.


NT RATIONAL (12%) - Prometheus - power; able; competence*; addicted to intelligence; logical; self-critical/doubt; demanding; science (understand, control, predict, explain); visionary; builder; “Change is educational”

ENTJ: Field Marshall. Basic driving force & need is to lead. Tend to seek a position of responsibility and enjoys being an executive. 5%

Lord, help me slow downandnotrushthroughwatIdo Amen

INTJ: Scientist. Most self-confident and pragmatic of all the types. Decisions come very easily. A builder of systems and the applier of theoretical models. Life’s Independent thinker. 1%

Lord, keep me open to others' ideas, WRONG though they may be

ENTP: Inventor. Enthusiastic interest in everything; always sensitive to possibilities. Non-conformist and innovative. 5% Lord, help me follow established procedures today. On 2nd thought, I'll settle for a few minutes

INTP: Architect. Greatest precision in thought and language. Can readily discern contradictions and inconsistencies. The world exists primarily to be understood/solved . 1%

Lord, help me be less independent, but let me do it my way.


NF IDEALIST (12%) - Apollo - spirit; self-actualization*; becoming; meaning; identity; meaning; integrity; harmony; relationships; catalyst; spokesperson; energizer “I’m here to help.”

ENFJ: Pedagogue. Outstanding leader of groups. Can be aggressive at helping others to be the best that they can be. 5%

Smooth-talking persuader. God, help me to do only what I can and trust you for the rest. Do you mind putting that in writing?

INFJ: Author. Strong drive & enjoyment to help others; complex 1%

Lord, help me not be a perfectionist. (did I spell that correctly?)  L&F

ENFP: Journalist. Uncanny sense of the motivations of others. Life is an exciting drama. People are the product. 5%

God, help me to keep my mind on one th-Look a bird-ing at a time.

INFP: Questor. High capacity for caring. Calm & pleasant face to the world. High sense of honor derived from internal values 1%  Make life kinder & gentler. God, help me to finish everything I sta