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