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