Chapter Thirty Questions

Gifts of the Holy Spirit (II) Specific Questions

  1. Did you read the entire chapter?
  2. Relate prophecy to counseling.
  3. What have you called the gift of prophecy in the past? How did you label it? Do you practice it? Give some illustrations? How can you change after reading this section on prophecy?
  4. What is your view on tongues, prophecy, and healing? Give Scriptural support for your answers.
  5. Shari stands up in the middle of a church meeting and begins speaking in tongues. Let’s say you’re the pastor. What would you do? What would you say to her? What would you say to the congregation?
  6. How would you assess a person gifts? What would you be looking for in a person?
  7. What is the difference between the gift list in the NT and other gift assessments a church may use? What are your thoughts about using other gift assessments? What is positive and what is negative?