43 Bible Verses about Gifts And Talents
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And we have different gifts according to the grace given to us. If the gift is prophecy, that individual must use it in proportion to his faith.
Do not neglect the spiritual gift you have, given to you and confirmed by prophetic words when the elders laid hands on you.
To one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one, each according to his ability. Then he went on his journey.
Just as each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of the varied grace of God.
For just as in one body we have many members, and not all the members serve the same function,
A person's gift makes room for him, and leads him before important people.
"For it is like a man going on a journey, who summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them.
Now there are different gifts, but the same Spirit.
But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
For one person is given through the Spirit the message of wisdom, and another the message of knowledge according to the same Spirit,
To each person the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the benefit of all.
and I have filled him with the Spirit of God in skill, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all kinds of craftsmanship,
But the one who had received one talent went out and dug a hole in the ground and hid his master's money in it.
Because of this I remind you to rekindle God's gift that you possess through the laying on of my hands.
With regard to spiritual gifts, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed.
For the gifts and the call of God are irrevocable.
The one who had received the five talents came and brought five more, saying, 'Sir, you entrusted me with five talents. See, I have gained five more.'
I wish that everyone was as I am. But each has his own gift from God, one this way, another that.
Not all have gifts of healing, do they? Not all speak in tongues, do they? Not all interpret, do they?
If it is service, he must serve; if it is teaching, he must teach;
She gave the king 120 talents of gold, a very large quantity of spices, and precious gems. The quantity of spices the queen of Sheba gave King Solomon has never been matched.
Therefore take the talent from him and give it to the one who has ten.
so we who are many are one body in Christ, and individually we are members who belong to one another.
Pursue love and be eager for the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy.
to another performance of miracles, to another prophecy, and to another discernment of spirits, to another different kinds of tongues, and to another the interpretation of tongues.
and also that everyone should eat and drink, and find enjoyment in all his toil, for these things are a gift from God.
Then you should have deposited my money with the bankers, and on my return I would have received my money back with interest!
to equip the saints for the work of ministry, that is, to build up the body of Christ,
So the king said to him, 'And you are to be over five cities.'
as you come out of your temple in Jerusalem! Kings bring tribute to you.
It is the same with you. Since you are eager for manifestations of the Spirit, seek to abound in order to strengthen the church.
And the king said to him, 'Well done, good slave! Because you have been faithful in a very small matter, you will have authority over ten cities.'
so that you do not lack any spiritual gift as you wait for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ.
The one with the two talents also came and said, 'Sir, you entrusted two talents to me. See, I have gained two more.'
I do not say this because I am seeking a gift. Rather, I seek the credit that abounds to your account.
Therefore he said, "A nobleman went to a distant country to receive for himself a kingdom and then return.
And God has placed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, gifts of healing, helps, gifts of leadership, different kinds of tongues.
Solomon received 666 talents of gold per year,
All generous giving and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or the slightest hint of change.
He has filled them with skill to do all kinds of work as craftsmen, as designers, as embroiderers in blue, purple, and scarlet yarn and in fine linen, and as weavers. They are craftsmen in all the work and artistic designers.
For who concedes you any superiority? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you received it, why do you boast as though you did not?
For the one who has will be given more, and he will have more than enough. But the one who does not have, even what he has will be taken from him.
And he summoned ten of his slaves, gave them ten minas, and said to them, 'Do business with these until I come back.'
- 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