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