The gift of Knowledge will give you the ability to discover, accumulate, analyze and use information and ideas you have learned and thought out for the well-being of the body of Christ. Your sharing of your gift of Knowledge will help the church to become healthy and grow.

Scriptural References: 1 Corinthians 12:8; 1 Corinthians 13:2

People with this gift:

  • learn easily and recall the material accurately and in detail.
  • discover biblical truth which enables them to better serve the body.
  • have a deep love for the Scriptures, and enjoy digging deeper in the Bible for insight, understanding, and truth.
  • carefully study and research subjects they want to understand better.
  • organize information for teaching and practical use.

A person with this gift is usually:

  • Learned
  • Studious
  • Curious
  • Observant
  • Insightful
  • Analytical
  • Reflective
  • Truthful

Examples of Ministry Opportunities:

Congregation Council, Nominating Committee, Sunday School teacher, Vacation Bible School leader, library volunteer, small group leader, Bible study small groups

This gift belongs to the category EDUCATION. You may find it useful to get information on other gifts in this category: Teaching, Wisdom.

Cautions for people with this gift: being cautious of this gift leading to pride, remembering that it is God’s message, not theirs, when they speak.