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