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