Because the lists of spiritual gifts in the Bible are not necessarily exhaustive, and because we’re not given a definition of most of those gifts, we use a simple tool to assist believers in discovering their spiritual gift(s) and the best fit for ministry service. Built around the acronym P-R-I-E-S-T (1 Pet. 2:4-5, 9) and developed from our conviction regarding the “priesthood” of every believer, there are six areas for a person to consider:
Passion – What lights you up? Reputation – What do others see in you? Interests – What would you like to do? Experience– What have you done? Success– What have you done well? Talents – What can you do well?
Look for opportunities to serve in each of the categories listed below: