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