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Your Part Matters: Use your Giftings

July 11, 2019
1 Corinthians 12:4–7
4 Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit.
5 And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord.
6 And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.
7 But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.

Romans 12:3-6 (KJV)
3 For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.
4 For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:
5 So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
6 Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, .....

Knowing our gifts and talents takes soul searching and prayer and goes beyond just a test or assessment. But there are tremendous resources available to help us understand more about who we are and how we are wired—from spiritual gifts tests:https://form.jotform.com/91848003857161
 
To the role our personalities play in giftings, seen through inventories like:
https://www.colorcode.com/free_personality_test/

https://www.16personalities.com/free-personality-test

https://my-personality-test.com/true-colours

https://www.eclecticenergies.com/enneagram/test

Ultimately, our relationship with God will allow His Spirit to reveal our gifts and the desires that God will use for His glory.