The Bridge-New Shoes

Last Wednesday at the evangelism seminar, I made a bold statement.  Not necessarily bold for the church, but bold for my own life.  I said that the problem with spiritual gift tests is that it gives us an excuse not to do what we are not gifted in.  Evangelism is not one of my top 3 spiritual gifts.  For years I have said I would leave evangelism to those who are gifted and I would teach the basics (remember, those who can’t, teach)!  The true understanding of Spiritual Gifts is that those are the places where things come naturally for an individual.   They are not the places we get a “get out of jail free card.” (more…)