Gifts And Talents
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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;
Do not neglect the spiritual gift within you, which was bestowed on you through prophetic utterance with the laying on of hands by the presbytery.
"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.
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
For just as we have many members in one body and all the members do not have the same function,
But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ's gift.
For to one is given the word of wisdom through the Spirit, and to another the word of knowledge according to the same Spirit;
But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.
"I have filled him with the Spirit of God in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all kinds of craftsmanship,
For this reason I remind you to kindle afresh the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands.
if service, in his serving; or he who teaches, in his teaching;
She gave the king a hundred and twenty talents of gold, and a very great amount of spices and precious stones. Never again did such abundance of spices come in as that which the queen of Sheba gave King Solomon.
so we, who are many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another.
Pursue love, yet desire earnestly spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.
and to another the effecting of miracles, and to another prophecy, and to another the distinguishing of spirits, to another various kinds of tongues, and to another the interpretation of tongues.
for the equipping of the saints for the work of service, to the building up of the body of Christ;
So also you, since you are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek to abound for the edification of the church.
"And he said to him, 'Well done, good slave, because you have been faithful in a very little thing, you are to be in authority over ten cities.'
so that you are not lacking in any gift, awaiting eagerly the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ,
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.
Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.
"He has filled them with skill to perform every work of an engraver and of a designer and of an embroiderer, in blue and in purple and in scarlet material, and in fine linen, and of a weaver, as performers of every work and makers of designs.
For who regards you as superior? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it?
- Being Different
- Being Unique
- Diversity Of Gifts
- Giving, Of Talents
- Helping Others In Need
- Large Denominations
- Prophesying In The Church
- Serving The Church
- Spiritual Gifts
- The Body
- The church