Spiritual Gifts Survey

Introduction to Spiritual Gift Survey

What the Bible Says about Spiritual Gifts


  • Each believer is given at least one gift.
  • (1 Corinthians 12:7)
  • The Holy Spirit determines who receives which gifts.
  • (1 Corinthians 12:11)
  • Each gift is equally valuable. (1 Corinthians 12:21-26)
  • We are to use our gifts to serve others for the benefit of the body. (Romans 12:6-8; Ephesians 4:12)
  • We are commanded to use our gifts. (1 Peter 4:10)
  • Exercising our gifts will help us develop spiritual maturity. (Ephesians 4:13)

Assess yourself and possibly allow two other Christ-followers (spouse, family member or friend) to assess you.

Information

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1. When I see something that needs to be done, I take initiative without being asked.
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2. When I hear about the lost, I am immediately prompted to pray.

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3. I enjoy helping people in need by sharing my resources with them.

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4. When circumstances seem to be spinning out of control, I am always confident that God is in control.

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5. I have the ability to explain biblical truth in such a way that it brings others to repentance.

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6. Friends often come to me for advice when they have an important decision to make.

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7. I find it gratifying to spend hours reading and studying.

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8. I enjoy meeting new people.

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9. I enjoy giving my time to meet a personal need of someone else.

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10. I have the ability to motivate others to take the next step in their spiritual journey.

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11. Friends say that I am loyal and available in their time of need.

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12. I enjoy seeing others realize their potential in Christ.

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13. I am keenly aware of my surroundings and I am usually not surprised when I hear new information.

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14. I prefer to communicate with facts based on understanding of scripture rather than on feelings.

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15. I enjoy helping others combine their talents to accomplish a common objective.

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16. I approach issues with a logical and methodical method of problem solving.

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17. I look for ways to accommodate others.

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18. I share the Gospel every chance I get.

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19. I often save money to help others who are less fortunate.

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20. My friends would describe me as down to earth and trusting.

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21. Sometimes I am so honest with others that I may offend them.

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22. I sometimes find it difficult to convince others that the consequences of their decision may be negative.

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23. I enjoy explaining new concepts and ideas to others.

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24. My home is open for friends to drop in.

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25. It is just as exciting for me to help others succeed as it is to work toward accomplishing a personal goal.

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26. I readily see positive qualities in people and enjoy affirming them.

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27. I empathize with others' feelings and pain.

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28. I have a difficult time telling people only what they want to hear.

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29. Friends come to me to process issues because I have the ability to see beyond the obvious.

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30. Friends say that I have the ability to rise above stressful situations and remain objective.

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31. I love pursuing new and visionary goals.

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32. The details necessary to accomplish a goal seem obvious to me.

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33. I love to contribute to ministry from behind the scenes and would rather not be recognized for my efforts.

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34. My friends say that I have a unique ability to channel conversations and talk to folks about Jesus.

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35. Friends say that I am generous.

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36. When I pray, I am assured that God hears me and I trust that His grace is sufficient for me.

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37. I prefer straightforward, direct communication and avoid conversational fluff.

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38. I have the ability to envision the ultimate outcome of today's plans and decisions.

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39. Friends often ask me to help them comprehend complex ideas.

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40. Friends say that I make people feel at home no matter where they are.

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41. I keep my calendar flexible so that I can be available to help others if something unforeseen happens.

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42. Friends often talk to me when they need support and encouragement.

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43. I have the ability to bring comfort to others in their darkest moments.

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44. Friends say that I have the ability to see gifts and abilities in others.

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45. I read non-verbal communication, body language and facial expressions well.

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46. I regularly share information with others about life issues which reveal God's faithfulness.

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47. Friends say I have the ability to sort through information and come to a decision that considers everyone's needs.

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48. Time-management is one of my strengths.

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49. I am not selective about which tasks I am assigned, as long as I am helping, that's all that matters.

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50. It saddens me deeply to hear that people have never heard the Gospel.

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51. I live a simple lifestyle as an example for others to use their resources wisely.

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52. People who know me well would say that my devotion to God allows me to accept any situation.

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53. I say things out loud that others are thinking but are afraid to say.

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54. Friends tell me that I have insight into situations that most people don't recognize.

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55. I have the ability to break down complicated processes into simple steps.

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56. I often greet people I don't know with a friendly "hello" and a smile.

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57. Friends describe me as compassionate and understanding.

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58. Sometimes I seem insincere to people because I am so positive.

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59. I try to go the extra mile to keep peace and harmony in relationships.

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60. I am motivated to protect others and help them avoid choices that will detract from their spiritual growth.

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61. I have the ability to determine if spiritual activity is from the Holy Spirit or from demonic influence.

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62. I have the ability to provide personal guidance that is founded in principles from God's Word.

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63. I naturally look at challenges from a big picture perspective.

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64. Sometimes I am too analytical and think too much.

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65. Friends say that I am faithful to follow through on my commitments.

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66. I regularly pray for people in my circle of influence who do not know Christ.

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67. I look for opportunities to give financially to the church over and above my usual tithes and offerings.

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68. I rarely worry about circumstances because I know that God has everything taken care of.

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69. I have the ability to discuss spiritual principles with others so that they examine their spiritual lives.

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70. Issues that seem clear to me are often confusing to others.

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71. I find it easy to explain ideas in a variety of creative ways so that they are easily understood by others.

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72. When I grocery shop I often purchase extra food for a spur of the moment get together.

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73. I am perceptive to the needs of others and find joy in serving.

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74. I look for ways to help others realize their unique abilities.

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75. I enjoy ministering to those who are physically, mentally or emotionally challenged.

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76. I enjoy preparing and equipping others for ministry opportunities.

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77. I readily identify false doctrinal statements.

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78. I often draw from my personal experiences as a Christ-follower to guide others in their spiritual journey.

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79. I delegate important tasks to others who are able to contribute to the success of the mission.

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80. I have the ability to organize people and resources to efficiently accomplish an objective.

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Spiritual Gifts Assessment Results

After you click the "Calculate" button, you will see a number by each spiritual gift. The highest scoring areas represent personal aptitude for gift-driven ministry.

Service: 0 Prophesy: 0 Helps: 0 Discernment: 0
Evangelism: 0 Wisdom: 0 Encouragement: 0 Knowledge: 0
Giving: 0 Teaching: 0 Mercy: 0 Leadership: 0
Faith: 0 Hospitality: 0 Shepherding: 0 Administration: 0

This PDF includes a definition of your spiritual gift, Bible references that talk about this spiritual gift, and also suggestions on how you can use your spiritual gift to serve the Lord and bless His church.  


Take note of the top two or three spiritual gifts in which you scored highly. Pastor Adam and our other church leaders are available to help you grow by using your gifts for the Lord.