But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ's gift.
For through the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound judgment, as God has allotted to each a measure of faith.
if indeed you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace which was given to me for you;
"To one he gave five talents, to another, two, and to another, one, each according to his own ability; and he went on his journey.
"For He whom God has sent speaks the words of God; for He gives the Spirit without measure.
Since we have gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, each of us is to exercise them accordingly: if prophecy, according to the proportion of his faith;
But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.
And God has appointed in the church, first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, administrations, various kinds of tongues.
And working together with Him, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain--
But we will not boast beyond our measure, but within the measure of the sphere which God apportioned to us as a measure, to reach even as far as you.
To me, the very least of all saints, this grace was given, to preach to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ,
Therefore it says, "WHEN HE ASCENDED ON HIGH, HE LED CAPTIVE A HOST OF CAPTIVES, AND HE GAVE GIFTS TO MEN."
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.