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