Finding your spiritual Gifts, Your Passion in the Work Force
Here is one that I just recently took and found interesting: CLICK HERE TO TAKE
The test is 140 questions. Answer as honestly as you can. When you are done, the areas you are most likely best in, are listed first. Score is on the left column. I see that my score is what has always turned up first and that is Prophecy. This is the gift from God to me. I did not study for it, or was I taught it. It is a gift God has placed within me. Second and third for me is Craftsmanship, faith and Discernment.
Once you learn your top talents. You should use those talents in choosing your career and use those talents in serving in the church you attend too. It may mean that some day you will change your career to better serve God in what ever He is leading you. Do not be afraid to do this! When you know for sure that God is leading you in some direction, you will never regret the outcome. It is not about success or failure, it is about your personal relationship with God. What and where He leads you will be for your best growth. It is when you find this path that you will also find true peace and purpose in life.
You may not be financially rich, and may actually earn less money. But you will gain in great spiritual rewards that produce a joy you never experienced before!
For me, I am a full time artist/ craftsman. What ever I design, I do in the Name of Jesus Christ. I try to put in each piece the harmony I find in creation around me. The colors, the textures and forms. But more than that, I have the whole day, every day to pray as God leads me. To study every day, to seek His voice above the sounds of the world. I am a voice of what God leads me to say here on my faith blog. I also have many who email me with direction in their spiritual lives who I pray for and point them in the right path. My gifts from God are to be used. To not do so, is a failure on my part. As the parable of the talents in the Bible states:
Mathew 25:14-29 The Parable of the Talents
20 “So he who had received five talents came and brought five
24 “Then he who had received the one talent came and said,
26 “But his lord answered and said to him, ‘You wicked and
29 ‘For to everyone who has, more will be given, and he will