Spiritual Gift: Teaching

Our spiritual gifts are given by the Holy Spirit as a way to serve the Lord and be blessings to the world God so loves. See how your gifts may be used!


Teaching is the gift that enables a believer to communicate a personal understanding of the Bible and faith in such a way that it becomes clear and understood by others. The gift of Teaching will give you the ability to share knowledge with members of the Body (children and/or adults) that will serve in building them up in Christ. Your teaching will aid the growth and health of the Body.

Scriptural References:

1 Corinthians 12:28; Roams 12:7; Ephesians 4:11; Acts 20‐20‐21

People with this gift:
  • communicate biblical truth that inspires greater obedience to the Word of God;
  • challenge listeners simply and practically with the truths of Scripture;
  • focus on changing lives by helping others understand the Bible better;
  • give attention to details and accuracy;
  • prepare themselves through extended times of study and reflection.
A person with this gift is usually:

Organized – Enthusiastic – Articulate – Disciplined – Authoritative – Expressive – Analytical – Practical

Ministry Opportunities:
  • Adult Sunday School
  • Children’s Ministry Committee
  • Children’s Sermon Leaders
  • Confirmation Teacher
  • Junior/Senior High Leader
  • Nursery Care
  • Preschool Board
  • Retreat Helpers
  • Sunday School Teacher
  • Vacation Church School Teacher/Helper
  • Youth Advisory Committee
  • Youth Event Chaperone

This gift belongs to the category EDUCATION. You may find useful to get information on other gift which belong to this same category. This gift is: Knowledge.