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