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