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Question: Who created the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool?


The Online Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool is based on the Discovery Tool of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, and the Spiritual Awareness class prepared by J.D. Danielson at Lord of Life Lutheran Church , Plano, Texas. The Online version is coded by Carl W. Kalbfleisch.

Question: What spiritual gifts can I discover with this tool?


The Online spiritual gifts discover tool can help you discover your spiritual gifts from 22 gifts. By responding honestly to 110 questions, the Online Discovery tool will display a rating of your spiritual gifts.

Question: What changed between versions?


The current version of the Online Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool is Version 5. This version has a fixed several links to the KJV text that explains the gifts. In addition, it provides a means to display the questions and a profile sheet in a form suitable for printing and using offline.
Here is the summary of versions:
Version 1 - Initial release
Version 2 - Display 10 statements at a time
Version 3 - Maintain progress on the server eliminating much of the size of the data posted to the application.
Version 4 - Provide mechanism to continue tool at later date, or return to summary from a link. This version has a new performance improvement which should reduce the number of network errors that were previously received when the user got into the middle of the question sets.
Version 5 - Fix KJV links. Provide offline usage.

Question: Is this a comprehensive list of Spiritual Gifts?


No, the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool focuses on the gifts that are likely to be used in service.

Question: How accurate is the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool?


The Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool is a self-evaluation. You must be filled with the Holy Spirit AND answer these questions based on the truths revealed to you by Gods Holy Spirit to get accurate results.

Question: What if I answer undecided to a question?


The scores for each of the 22 gifts are computed by adding the individual scores for five questions in that category. Each answer is weigthed as 4, 3, 2, 1 or 0 points based on your answer with 4 going to strongly agree. So, if you answer undecided, 2 points is added to the score for that gift.

Question: How is the score for each gift determined?


The scores for each of the 22 gifts are computed by adding the individual scores for five questions in that category. Each answer is weigthed as 4, 3, 2, 1 or 0 points based on your answer with 4 going to strongly agree.

Question: How do I interpret the results?


After using the online version of the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Tool a list of gifts will be displayed. This list will sort in desending order with a score listed for each gift. After using this tool, focus on further research and development of the top three to five gifts listed on the profile sheet.
 


 

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