Spiritual Gifts Evaluation

This evaluation is designed to help you discover your spiritual gifts. There are no wrong answers. All answers are right answers. For each statement, simply click on the circle that corresponds with how you much you agree with that statement. When you're done, click on the Submit button on the bottom of the page.

1. I am persistent in prayer for others.
2. I have lost friends because of stands that I felt I had to take because of my Christian faith.
3. I am able to organize ideas, people, things and time for more effective ministry.
4. Other Christians seek me out for encouragement and guidance.
5. God answers my prayers for others in a tangible way.
6. I enjoy taking responsibility for the spiritual growth of other Christians.
7. I like meeting new people.
8. I am willing to take orders rather than to give them.
9. I can communicate timely and urgent messages which I feel come directly from God.
10. In the name of the Lord, I have been used to miraculously change circumstances.
11. I apprise (to inform) others of spiritual dangers.
12. I am single and am enjoying it.
13. When praying for someone to be healed, I feel a deep awareness of the presence of God.
14. I am happy to talk about my Christian faith at my work or in social and community gatherings.
15. I have interpreted tongues in a way that is not divisive.
16. I am able to recognize key and important facts of the Scriptures.
17. I don't have to think much to reach decisions; most of the time the alternatives seem very obvious.
18. I enjoy overseeing work that needs to be done.
19. I feel blessed by helping someone who is "down and out".
20. When I pray, healing occurs.
21. I am able to lead a group in making decisions.
22. I am verbally encouraging to those who are wavering, troubled or discouraged.
23. I say things which I feel to be God's truth and often find in doing so I irritate people.
24. I am able to make a stranger feel comfortable in my home, at meetings, or at church.
25. I feel fulfilled by giving time for the benefit of others who are in need.
26. I can explain passages in the Bible so that others are able to discover what the passage means.
27. I like being responsible for imparting knowledge to others.
28. I am willing to do time-consuming detail work to aid others.
29. I know and am well-known by others for whom I am a spiritual and emotional support.
30. I give away more than 10% of my income.
31. Suffering physical persecution for my faith is not a major concern.
32. At times God has intervened to do impossible things through me.
33. I can talk easily with prisoners or lonely shut-ins.
34. I clearly perceive the difference between good and evil.
35. I am comfortable and effective in projects that necessitate my being around many different congregations.
36. By nature I am a "Good Samaritan".
37. Praying for others is as natural to me as trying to help them.
38. I feel confident in directing others towards accomplishing a goal.
39. I feel a yearning to learn another language in order to minister to a different people.
40. I minister to others by helping them clarify alternatives and by making them aware of the Spirit within them.
41. I liberally give things or money to the Lord's work.
42. I speak out boldly concerning what I feel is God's will in specific situations.
43. I feel that God gives me a message in tongues for the assembled church even though I am too timid to speak.
44. When someone speaks out in tongues, God gives me the interpretations.
45. I live to do the work of the Lord with delight and love.
46. I will joyfully stick my neck out if I feel that God wants me to.
47. I feel that God gives me the interpretation to a message in tongues, even though I'm uneasy about speaking out.
48. I trust in the presence and in the power of God to do the impossible.
49. I go out of my way to be available to someone needing support, particularly Christians who have questions about their faith.
50. I graciously provide food and lodging to those in need.
51. I am able to recognize the spiritual gifts of others.
52. I am intuitive in my understanding of people's needs.
53. I enjoy explaining what something means.
54. I am aware of the presence of evil spirits in certain persons, places, and things.
55. I am able to set goals and to make effective plans to reach them.
56. I enjoy supporting people in their special ministries.
57. I "hang in there" because God said to.
58. When I take charge of a project, my concern is divided between reaching the goal that has been set, and taking care of the welfare of those who work with me.
59. I am eager to interpret if someone begins to speak in tongues.
60. I feel called to be sent out by my church to start new ministries.
61. I feel fulfilled when I assist those who feel defeated.
62. I fit in easily and feel at home with people whose lifestyles differ from my own.
63. I feel that when I speak on church matters, people listen and gain something from what I say.
64. I have an inspired awareness of facts of God.
65. I am able to counsel effectively the perplexed, guilty, or the addicted.
66. I am glad to have more time to serve the Lord because I am single.
67. I find that the Lord works actively through me to bring wholeness to other people.
68. I visit people who are in hospitals, jail or nursing homes, and feel blessed by it.
69. I easily delegate important responsibilities to others.
70. I would like to visit a different culture in order to evangelize.
71. I have spoken in tongues which were interpreted by another in public.
72. I enjoy developing ways of presenting material so that others are able to more easily learn.
73. I continue to seek out friends and acquaintances who do not go to church, in order to bring them to my church.
74. I have a knack for making strangers feel at home.
75. I feel God gives me a message for the assembled church, though I may be afraid to speak out.
76. I believe God will keep His promises in spite of circumstantial evidence.
77. I am drawn to a life without sexual fulfillment.
78. I feel indifferent towards being married.
79. I enjoy being called on to assist others in a variety of ways.
80. I can inspire people to do things that need to be done.
81. I have been used as an instrument for God's supernatural change in lives and events.
82. I like to share what I have with others for the extension of God's kingdom.
83. When I give a message in tongues, it is a profoundly moving experience.
84. I take prayer requests seriously.
85. I perceive evil in time to combat it effectively.
86. I feel fulfilled in my Christian vocation by accepting responsibilities that seldom get me in the limelight.
87. I share joyfully with others about why I am a Christian.
88. I enjoy proclaiming the Gospel to other congregations for the purpose of building up the Body of Christ.
89. I clearly perceive the difference between truth and error.
90. If feel that my actions are in accord with God's will, I do not consider the consequences of those actions.
91. I trust God rather than circumstances.
92. I would enjoy being able to start new churches in a different culture.
93. I verbally challenge those who seem spiritually apathetic.
94. I long to pray with others that may receive Christ as Lord and Savior.
95. Because of my intercession, God has acted in a direct way to bring about a healing.
96. I feel useful when doing routine things if they will help someone else.
97. I receive a word from God which enlightens my prayer or ministry.
98. I am sought out by others for healing prayers.
99. I have insights of truth which bring enlightenment to other Christians.
100. I have spoken out in tongues at a prayer meeting.