Spiritual Gifts

Spiritual Gifts
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1. First and Last Name: *
2. Email (necessary to receive results): *
3. May we at Mountain View Lutheran Church & School pass your results on to appropriate leaders at MVLCS? *
  • Yes, I want to be connected.
  • No, thank you. But please let me know the right people to contact.
4. I can coordinate people, tasks, and events to meet a need.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
5. I enjoy working creatively with wood, cloth, paints, metal, glass, or other materials.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
6. I enjoy developing and using my artistic skills (art, drama, music, photography, etc.).
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
7. When I see spiritual complacency, I am willing to challenge it.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
8. I have confidence that God not only can, but He will.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
9. I give liberally and joyfully to people in financial need or to projects requiring support.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
10. I enjoy working behind the scenes to support the work of others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
11. I view my home as a safe and caring place to minister to people.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
12. When it comes to my attention, I am honored to regularly pray for someone or for a concern.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
13. I am motivated to set goals and influence others to achieve a vision in order to advance God's work on earth.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
14. I empathize with hurting people and desire to help in their healing process.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
15. I am attracted to the idea of serving in another country or an ethnic community.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
16. I have spoken a timely and important word to others based on God’s guiding me through Scriptures, conversation, and prayer.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
17. I have the ability to communicate the gospel with clarity and conviction.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
18. I establish trust and confidence through long-term relationships.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
19. I am able to communicate God's Word effectively.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
20. I can readily distinguish between spiritual truth and error, good and evil.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
21. I research and am persistent in my pursuit of knowing the truth.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
22. Others often seek me out for advice about personal and spiritual matters.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
23. I am careful, thorough, and skilled at managing details.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
24. I am skilled in working with different kinds of tools.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
25. I help people better understand themselves, their relationships, and God through artistic expression.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
26. I enjoy reassuring and strengthening those who are discouraged.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
27. I have confidence in God's continuing provision and help, even in difficult times.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
28. I give more than a tithe so that kingdom work can be accomplished.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
29. I enjoy doing routine tasks that support the needs of ministry.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
30. I enjoy meeting new people and helping them feel welcomed.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
31. I enjoy praying for long periods of time and receive leadings as to for what God wants me to pray.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
32. It is quite natural for me to lead, and it is more comfortable for me to lead than not to lead.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
33. I can patiently support those going through painful experiences as they are seeking stability in their lives.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
34. I am willing to take an active part in starting a new church.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
35. I have been able to shed light on current realities in someone's life that helps them see God's desire for their future.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
36. After I have shared the story of Jesus, people have come to faith.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
37. I can faithfully provide long-term emotional and spiritual support and concern for others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
38. I simply and practically explain and clarify the Word of God for those who are confused or just do not know.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
39. I have a "sixth sense" and frequently am able to identify a person's character based on first impressions.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
40. I receive insight I cannot easily explain that I can only attribute to coming from God.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
41. I can often find simple, practical solutions in the midst of conflict or confusion.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
42. I can clarify goals and develop strategies or plans to accomplish them.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
43. I can visualize how something should be constructed before I build it.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
44. I like finding new and fresh ways of communicating God's truth.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
45. I give hope to others by directing them to the promises of God.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
46. I have a special ability to trust God for extraordinary needs.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
47. I manage my money well in order to free more of it for giving.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
48. I willingly take on a variety of odd jobs around the church to meet the needs of others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
49. I genuinely believe the Lord directs strangers to me who need a sense of belonging and connection to others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
50. I am conscious of ministering to others as I pray.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
51. I am usually chosen as the group's spokesperson when in discussion groups.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
52. I am drawn toward people who are sometimes regarded as undeserving or beyond help.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
53. I can relate to others in culturally sensitive ways.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
54. I speak biblical truth in a timely and culturally sensitive way in order to strengthen, encourage, and comfort God's people.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
55. I'd rather be around non-Christians more than Christians so that I can build relationships with them.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
56. I enjoy giving practical support, nurture, and spiritual guidance to a group of people.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
57. When I teach, people respond to my teaching with action.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
58. I can see through phoniness or deceit before it is evident to others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
59. I seek certainty and truth in order to avoid superficial understandings and speculation.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
60. I am surprised by how many people are unable to solve problems and seem to lack common sense.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
61. I can identify and effectively use the resources needed to accomplish tasks.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
62. I am good at working with my hands and enjoy doing so.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
63. I regularly need to get alone to reflect and to develop my imagination.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
64. I reassure those who need to take courageous action in their faith, family, or life.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
65. I am unwavering in my belief that God will absolutely work in circumstances in which success cannot be guaranteed by human effort alone.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
66. I choose to limit my lifestyle in order to give away a higher percentage of my income.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
67. I see spiritual significance in doing practical tasks.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
68. I rarely meet people I do not like and wouldn't want to see included in the life of the church.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
69. I pray with confidence because I know that God works in response to prayer.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
70. I set goals and direct people to effectively accomplish them.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
71. I have great compassion for hurting people.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
72. I view the overall picture and do not get hindered with problems along the way.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
73. I have spoken to others about future events or situations and they happened as I said they would.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
74. I boldly speak about salvation through Jesus Christ and see a positive response in those who are listening.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
75. I can gently restore wandering believers to faith and fellowship.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
76. I get frustrated when I see people's lack of biblical knowledge.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
77. God shows me the difference between a demonic influence, a mental illness, and an error in truth.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
78. When reading or studying Scripture, I see important biblical truths and themes that benefit others in the body of Christ.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
79. I can anticipate the likely consequences of the actions of an individual or a group.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
80. I like to help groups become more efficient.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
81. I serve and work more behind the scenes to make things that are useful for ministry and that honor God.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
82. The way I say and do things awakens the truth in others, so they say, "I have never thought of it that way."
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
83. I find great joy in affirming the value and worth of others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
84. When I see God's activity, I move toward it in spite of opposition or a lack of support.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
85. For special projects and capital campaigns, I like to give in a way that encourages and inspires others to give generously.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
86. I like to find things that need to be done and often do them without being asked.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
87. For me, the greatest times of joy in the church are times of social interaction and fellowship.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
88. When I hear about needy situations, I feel burdened to pray.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
89. I influence others to perform to the best of their ability.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
90. I look through a person's handicaps or problems to see a life that matters to God and an opportunity to serve.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
91. I am culturally sensitive and comfortable with different ethnic groups.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
92. I feel a compulsion to speak the words God gives me to strengthen, encourage, and comfort others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
93. I openly tell people that I am a Christian and want them to ask me about my faith.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
94. There are a number of people in my life that I am personally guiding with truth, encouragement, caring, and wisdom.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
95. I communicate Scripture in ways that cause others to learn and become motivated toward greater growth.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
96. I receive affirmation from others concerning the reliability of my insights about them and of perceptions I have of others.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
97. I have a strong and accurate intuition about others that I cannot explain.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All
98. I give practical advice to help others through complicated situations.
  • 3 = Consistently/Definitely True
  • 2 = Most of the Time/Usually True
  • 1 = Some of the Time/Once in a While
  • 0 = Never/ Not at All