Then he said to them, "Go your way, eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the LORD is your strength."

Nehemiah 8:10

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Our motivational gifts come from God.

Romans 11:29
For the gifts and calling of God are without repentance.
 
Romans 12:6
Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us
prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
 
Ephesians 4:7
But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
 
James 1:17
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights,
with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
 
• Our gifts, callings, and ministries were placed in us before we were
born.

 
Jeremiah 1:5
Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou came forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.
 
Isaiah 49:1
Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The Lord hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name.
 
Isaiah 49:5
And now, says the Lord that formed me from the womb to be his servant, to bring Jacob again to him, Though Israel be not gathered, yet shall I be glorious in the eyes of the Lord, and my God shall be my strength.
 
Galatians 1:15
But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother's womb, and called me by his grace,
 
Psalm 139:14
I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvelous are thy works; and that my soul knows right well.

• Our gift can be seen in us when we are children.

Proverbs 22:6
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
 
• Motivational Gifts
 
1 Peter 4:10
As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
 
Romans 12:3-8
For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith. [4] For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office: [5] So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another. [6] Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith; [7] Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching; [8] Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.
 
• Descriptions of Motivational Gifts
 
Administrator
Administrator is found in Romans 12:8.  It comes from the Greek word "proistemi" (4291) that means to stand before, to be over, to rule, to maintain, to practice, or to preside.

Other titles are:
Leader       Director   Overseer
Organizer   Pioneer    Visionary

Characteristics:

Thorough     Objective          Responsible
Organized    Goal-oriented    Efficient
 
Compassionate person
Compassionate person is found in Romans 12:8.  It comes from the Greek word "eleeo" (1653) to compassionate by word or deed (by God's grace), have compassion, pity on, have (obtain, receive, show) mercy (on).
 
Other titles are:
Comforter      Counselor  Helper
Mercy giver    Feeler        Builder of broken relationships
 
Characteristics
Cheerful     Practical    Personal
Emotional   Joyful       Joyful eagerness

Giver
Giver is found in Romans 12:8.  It comes from the Greek word "metadidomi" (3330) to give over, share, or impart.
 
Other titles are:
Steward of God's resources          Financial manager
Delegate finances and resources   Supporter
Volunteer                                    Strong belief in tithing

Characteristics
Generous    Loving   Resourceful
Hospitable   Frugal   Careful

Exhorter
Exhorter is found in Romans 12:8.  It comes from the Greek word "paraklesis or parakaleo" (3870,3874) a calling to one's side to aid.
 
Other titles are:
Encourager          Helper          Builder of people
"People" person    Counselor     Opportunist

Characteristics

Edifying      Encouraging  Uplifting
Expectant    Vibrant         Positive

Teacher
Teacher is found in Romans 12:7.  It comes from the Greek word" didasko or didasklia" (1321,1319) to teach or to give instruction.
 
Other titles are:
Researcher                 Lecturer        Instructor
Good communicator    Presenter       Preparer
 
Characteristics
Logical                       Systematic     Searching out and validating truth
Loves to research, read, and study    Checking out facts
Objective                    Factual
  
Server
Server is found in Romans 12::7.  It comes from the Greek word "diakonia" that means to be an attendant or a minister, to use the office of deacon, and relief.
 
Other titles are:

Servant          Volunteer   Finisher
Benevolent     Worker       Follower
 
Characteristics
Practical       Observes other's needs  Meticulous
Organized     Detailed      Loves to entertain

Prophecy (Perceiver)
Prophecy (Perceiver) is found in Romans 12:6.  It comes from the Greek word" propheteia " (4394) that means an inspired speaker.

Other titles are:
Spokeman    Speaker    Declarer
Inspired teacher  Inspired speaker    Prophet
 
Characteristics
Exhorting      Instructing       Proclaiming
Warning        Judging            Sensitive
Discern God's plan    Seeing right or wrong     

To do a test go to the following websites below:
http://www.gifttest.org/results.php
http://www.timshen.truepath.com/motivational_gifts.htm


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