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