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