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Spiritual Gifts Chart

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Gift Effect on Personality Other Gifts
  Strength Weakness Complement Checked by
Teaching
Research, sort out facts and instruct/debate
Get facts and correct doctrine
Opposite of prophet
Less compassionate Word of knowledge
Counseling
Discerning
Administration
Prophecy
Speaking for God by Scripture or revelation
Opposite of teacher     Discerning of spirits
Word of Knowledge
Receiving a fact from God
Knowing something for sure Not using knowledge in a wise way Word of wisdom Word of Wisdom
Word of Wisdom
Receiving direction from God
Knowing how to use facts in the best way   Word of knowledge  
Discerning of spirits
Sensing if something is of God, man, or Satan
A gifted critic of prophets   Teaching  
         
Encouraging (Counseling) Compassion
Willing to listen
Not correcting enough   Teacher
Helps  (Deacons)
Helping
Want to help now Jump into something too quickly    
Gifts of Healing
Physical and Emotional
       
Showing Mercy
Helping overcome weaknesses
       
Miracles        
Ministry        
Giving        
Tongues
Speaking in a foreign language
      Interpretation of Tongues
Interpretation of Tongues
Translating a foreign language
       
         
Administration
Steering (wise council)
  Not willing to listen and  compromise    
Leadership
Governing
      Administration
Evangelists
Traveling gospel preacher
      Pastor who sends him out
Pastors
Shepherd of a local congregation
      Apostle
Apostles
Eyewitness of Jesus
      Other Apostles
         
Dreams / Visions        
Music        
Exorcism        
Celibacy        
         

 

Spiritual Gifts are listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8-10, 1 Corinthians 12:29-30, Romans 12:6-8, Ephesians 4:11

Note: In the above gifts some are innate (people are born with the ability) and some are supernatural (given by God in the form of a miracle) and some are both.

Other gifts mentioned elsewhere in Scripture are: Samson - great physical strength, marriage, celibacy.

1 Corinthians 12:8-10
Word of wisdom
Word of knowledge
Gifts of healing
Miracles
Prophecy
Discerning of spirits
Tongues
Interpretation of tongues
1 Corinthians 12:29-30
 
 
Gifts of healing
Miracles
Prophecy
Discerning of spirits
Tongues
 
Apostles
Teachers
Helps
Administration
Romans 12:6-8
 
 
 
 
Prophecy
 
 
 
 
Teaching
 
 
Ministry
Encouraging
Giving
Leadership
Showing mercy
Ephesians 4:11
 
 
 
 
Prophecy
 
 
 
Apostles
 Teaching/Pastor
 
 
 



 
Evangelists
Pastors

Checks and Balances:

Tongues Interpretation of Tongues Discernment Teaching Administration  
    Prophecy                
                     
Encouragement Teaching                
                     

 

www.biblefacts.org Date: 11-2003