The gift of Evangelism will give you the power to share the Good News of the love of Jesus in such a way that those with whom you share will come to know Jesus as their Lord and Savior.

Scriptural References: Ephesians 4:11, Acts 5:42, Acts 13:42-43, Acts 11:20-21

People with this gift:

  • communicate the message of the Bible with clarity and conviction.
  • have the ability to insert spiritual truths into normal conversation and the ability to sense the timing of when to do so.
  • challenge others to become fully devoted followers of Christ.
  • adapt the presentation of the gospel to connect with the individual’s needs.
  • have the ability to converse easily with strangers and people of short acquaintance.

A person with this gift is usually:

  • Sincere
  • Respectful
  • Candid
  • Genuine
  • Influential
  • Spiritual
  • Confident
  • Relational

Examples of Ministry Opportunities:

New member activities, communications, Visitation Ministry, Sunday School teacher, Vacation Bible School leader, small group ministry, greeter, usher, Center Street Celebration, community outreach activities

This gift belongs to the category OUTREACH. You may find it useful to get information on the other gift that belongs to this category: Faith.

Cautions for people with this gift: remembering that the Holy Spirit, not guilt, is the motivator in a person’s decision for Christ; needing to listen carefully, because the same approach is not appropriate for everyone.