Gifts And Talents
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Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
Neglect not the gift that is in you, which was given you through prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.
And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his own ability; and immediately took his journey.
As every man has received a gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:
But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit;
But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man for profit.
And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship,
Therefore I remind you that you stir up the gift of God, which is in you by the laying on of my hands.
Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teaches, on teaching;
And she gave the king a hundred and twenty talents of gold, and of spices a very great quantity, and precious stones: there came no more such abundance of spices as these which the queen of Sheba gave to king Solomon.
So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another various kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues:
For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:
Even so you, since you are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that you may excel to the edifying of the church.
And he said unto him, Well done, good servant: because you have been faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.
So that you come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ:
And God has set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helpers, administrators, various kinds of tongues.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
Them has he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of work, of the engraver, and of the skillful workman, and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the weaver, even of them that do any work, and of those that devise artistic work.
For who makes you to differ from another? and what have you that you did not receive? now if you did receive it, why do you glory, 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