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