Do you want to know your God-given gifts? Spiritual gifts can seem mysterious to a believer, who hasn’t had a lot of teaching on the topic. I was fortunate enough to have received the Lord, during what was called “The a Spiritual Renewal.” Our little […]
Activate your Spiritual Gifts
Activate your spiritual gifts. Every believer can be used in the gifts of the spirit. Some show up on their own while other need to be encouraged and coaxed out or activated. Gifts of the spirit definition: The gifts of the spirit, (charismata) are spiritual abilities given by the Holy Spirit, for the blessing of others. There are nine in all, which we will talk about further on this site.
When used with the compassion of Christ, wisdom, and integrity, they are invaluable tools of ministry. These gifts used along with the fruit of the spirit, bring glory to God. Jesus Christ, as our Apostle of faith, walked in all the spiritual gifts.
Jesus Moving in the Gifts of the Spirit
You see Jesus operating in the word of knowledge and word of wisdom in Luke 5:4-7 when Jesus told Simon to let down his nets after he had worked all night fishing and caught nothing. When Simon obeyed, his nets were so filled with fish, he needed help to get them in. You see Jesus working miracles when he raised the dead and calmed the seas. When Jesus ascended into heaven, he gave gifts to men. Ephesians 4:8. Today, the New Testament church has access to these gifts, for the work of ministry.
Do I have a Gift?
Do I have more than one spiritual gift? How do you activate your spiritual gifts? How to know what your spiritual gifts are? If you are a believer, you have God-given gifts, and we will show you how to become a vessel of God’s inspiration and healing to the church and the world!
Many Christians know that God has given them something special. You may not know what it is, but you have a hunger to be used by the Lord. For you, it is not enough to go to church, you want to do something more. You want God to use you for the service of His Kingdom. Do not be discouraged, God will lead you in the way you should go. They that hunger and thirst after righteousness shall be filled!
Activate your Spiritual Gifts
The Greek word ‘charismata’ in New Testament word means “gifts of grace” and refers to the gifts or special abilities God has given believers through the Holy Spirit. These abilities are not our natural gifts, but supernatural endowments. Once you discover your gift, just like a muscle, can only be developed by use.
Look for opportunities to exercise your these abilities. Galatians 6:4 Spiritual Gifts can also be imparted and activate by the laying on of hands by the Prophet or Apostle. They have the authority, to release gifts and abilities as well as destroying yokes off your life.
The Word of God
The word of God is a lamp unto our feet and a light unto our pathway. It is very important to understand that the gifts of the spirit are the outgrowth of a close relationship with the Lord. It is the basis of everything we will do in life and ministry.
You will never operate effectively in the gifts of the spirit, without knowing the Word of God or an active prayer life. The Bible is our weight and balance. If God tells you to do something or say something, it should always line up with scripture. We have to develop the fruit of the Spirit in our lives. That is love, peace, joy, patience, meekness, faith, temperance.
He will perfect those gifts and abilities he had given you, to bring glory to his name. So study, the word, memorize the word and allow the word to become a part of you. Most importantly spend time in prayer daily. Only then, when you open your mouth, people will know you have been with God. 2Timothy 2:15.
Pray for the of the Release Gifts of the Spirit
Lord, I come to you in the name of your Son Jesus Christ. I thank you for all you have done for me. I thank you for saving me and setting me free from the bondage of sin. I love you Lord and will continue to serve you faithfully. Father, I know you have gifts for me, you said in Ephesians 4:8 Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive and gave gifts unto men. So I know this [more]