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 thee, which was given thee by 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 several ability; and straightway took his journey.
As every man hath received the 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 to profit withal.
And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship,
Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.
Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching;
And she gave the king an hundred and twenty talents of gold, and of spices very great store, 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 divers 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 ye, forasmuch as ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may excel to the edifying of the church.
And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.
So that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ:
And God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of work, of the engraver, and of the cunning 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 cunning work.
For who maketh thee to differ from another? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst 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