Gifts And Talents
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We have different gifts based on the grace that was given to us. So if your gift is prophecy, use your gift in proportion to your faith.
Do not neglect the gift that is in you, which was given to you through prophecy when the elders laid their hands on you.
To one man he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one, based on their ability. Then he went on his trip.
As good servant managers of God's grace in its various forms, serve one another with the gift each of you has received.
For we have many parts in one body, but these parts do not all have the same function.
Now to each one of us grace has been given proportionate to the measure of the Messiah's gift.
To one has been given a message of wisdom by the Spirit; to another the ability to speak with knowledge according to the same Spirit;
To each person has been given the ability to manifest the Spirit for the common good.
and I've filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, understanding, knowledge, and all kinds of craftsmanship
For this reason, I am reminding you to fan into flames the gift of God that is within you through the laying on of my hands.
If your gift is serving, devote yourself to serving others. If it is teaching, devote yourself to teaching others.
Then she gave the king 120 talents of gold, a vast quantity of spices, and precious stones. No spices ever came again that were comparable to those that the queen of Sheba gave to King Solomon.
In the same way, even though we are many people, we are one body in the Messiah and individual parts connected to each other.
Keep on pursuing love, and keep on desiring spiritual gifts, especially the ability to prophesy.
to another miraculous results; to another prophecy; to another the ability to distinguish between spirits; to another various kinds of languages; and to another the interpretation of languages.
to equip the saints, to do the work of ministry, and to build up the body of the Messiah
In the same way, since you're so desirous of spiritual gifts, you must keep on desiring them for building up the church.
The king told him, "Well done, good servant! Because you have been trustworthy in a very small thing, take charge of ten cities.'
Therefore, you don't lack any spiritual gift as you eagerly wait for our Lord Jesus the Messiah to be revealed.
God has appointed in the church first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then those who perform miracles, those who have gifts of healing, those who help others, administrators, and those who speak various kinds of languages.
Every generous act of giving and every perfect gift is from above and comes down from the Father who made the heavenly lights, in whom there is no inconsistency or shifting shadow.
He has equipped them to do all kinds of work done by an engraver, designer, embroider in blue, purple and scarlet material and in fine linen, or as a weaver. They were able to do all kinds of work and were skilled designers.
For who makes you superior? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as though you did not receive 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