Tuesday, February 17, 2009

MADE, Pt. 3- Non-Refundable Gifts (part 2)

Evangelism: The God-given ability to engage unbelievers with the truth of the gospel in a way that often moves them along in their spiritual journey.
Mercy: The spiritual ability to offer compassion, empathy, and care to those who are suffering or are in need.
Encouragement: The divine ability to use God’s truth to bring courage to those who are physically, spiritually, or emotionally struggling.
Serving: The God-given desire to meet practical needs as they arise. People with the gift of serving have a strong passion to be helpful in meeting specific needs in the lives of individuals or in the overall ministry of the church.
Giving: The God-given ability to give away your time, talent & treasure in order to help others and to further the work of the Kingdom of God.
Helps: The God-given ability to see needs and the spiritual inclination to meet those needs in a way that serves others and furthers the work of the ministry.
Hospitality: The spiritual ability to care for others by offering personal and physical resources such as your home, food, personal presence, etc.
Leadership: The divine ability to see the big picture, communicate vision, & to inspire and lead people to accomplish a goal or purpose for the Kingdom of God.
Prophecy: The God-given ability to proclaim truth, confront falsehood, and exhort others to live their lives in accordance with God’s Word.
Pastoring: The divine ability to give care, nurturing, direction, & instruction to help a group of people grow in their walk with Christ.
Teaching: The spiritual ability to accurately understand and communicate the truth of God’s Word to others in a way that motivates and challenges them to learn and grow.
Administration: The divine ability to understand what makes an organization or group function and the God-given ability to develop and implement structures and processes which make the organization more efficient and effective.
Discernment: The spiritual ability to distinguish between good and evil, right and wrong.
Intercession: The divine ability to pray specifically, consistently, & powerfully for the needs of others.
Knowledge: The God-given ability to bring the truth of God’s Word to the forefront of the life of an individual, group, or church.
Wisdom: The God-given ability to apply the truth of God’s Word in a way that sheds light on specific circumstances and events in people’s lives.
Faith: The spiritual ability to trust in God’s promises and direction with great steadfastness and confidence.
Tongues: The Divine ability to speak in a language not understood by the one whom is speaking. Can be an angelic (unknown) or human (known) language. If shared in a public setting, it must be interpreted according to Biblical guidelines.
Interpretation of Tongues: The Divine ability to make the tongue understandable to everyone who is there when it happens.
Miracles: The Divine ability to be able to perform works of power that point people to belief in Jesus Christ.
Healing: The Divine ability to be able to cure the diseases of those whom are sick.

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