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