Gifts And Talents
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Having gifts differing according to the grace that was given to us, if prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of our faith;
Don't neglect the gift that is in you, which was given to you by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the elders.
To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one; to each according to his own ability. Then he went on his journey.
As each has received a gift, employ it in serving one another, as good managers of the grace of God in its various forms.
For even as we have many members in one body, and all the members don't have the same function,
But to each one of us was the grace given according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
For to one is given through the Spirit the word of wisdom, 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 profit of all.
and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all kinds of workmanship,
For this cause, I remind you that you should stir up the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands.
or service, let us give ourselves to service; or he who teaches, to his teaching;
She gave the king one hundred 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, who are many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another.
Follow after love, and earnestly desire spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.
and to another workings of miracles; and to another prophecy; and to another discerning of spirits; to another different kinds of languages; and to another the interpretation of languages.
for the perfecting of the saints, to the work of serving, to the building up of the body of Christ;
So also you, since you are zealous for spiritual gifts, seek that you may abound to the building up of the assembly.
"He said to him, 'Well done, you good servant! Because you were found faithful with very little, you shall have authority over ten cities.'
so that you come behind in no gift; waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
God has set some in the assembly: first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracle workers, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, and various kinds of languages.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom can be no variation, nor turning shadow.
He has filled them with wisdom of heart, to work all kinds of workmanship, of the engraver, of the skillful workman, and of the embroiderer, in blue, in purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the weaver, even of those who do any workmanship, and of those who make skillful works.
For who makes you different? And what do you have that you didn't receive? But 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