Next Steps is the perfect place to get connected if you have been wanting to learn more about the church, are looking to get in a group, or would like to start serving! We gather after service on Sundays and would love to have you join us!
Childcare is provided and you will be in and out in under 30 minutes.
We hope to see you there!
CLICK HERE TO TAKE YOUR PERSONALITY & SPIRITUAL GIFTS ASSESSMENT! Once completed, return to this page and check the explanation of your results to see the best ways for you to serve here at seven springs!
Using Your Spiritual Gifts
Congratulations on discovering your spiritual gifts!
God uniquely created you and gave you these gifts for a reason. Now that you’ve identified how He has gifted you, your next step is to learn how you can use those gifts for the purpose He has for you.
Below are the gifts with suggestions for areas within Seven Springs that you can utilize the way God has uniquely designed you!
The gift of administration is the divine strength or ability to organize multiple tasks and groups of people to accomplish these tasks.
Luke 14:28-30; Acts 6:1-7; 1 Corinthians 12:28
(Nursery or Kids Check-In, Production, Info, Coffee)
The gift of apostleship is the divine strength or ability to pioneer new churches and ministries through planting, overseeing, and training.
Acts 15:22-35; 1 Corinthians 12:28; 2 Corinthians 12:12; Galatians 2:7-10; Ephesians 4:11-14
(Missions/Outreach, Groups Leadership)
The gift of craftsmanship is the divine strength or ability to plan, build and work with your hands in construction environments to accomplish multiple ministry applications.
Exodus 30:22, 31:3-11; 2 Chronicles 34:9-13; Acts 18:2-3
(Outreach Group, Seven Springs Kids, Rise Students, Production, Sisterhood, Coffee)
The gift of discernment is the divine strength or ability to spiritually identify falsehood and to distinguish between right and wrong motives and situations.
Matthew 16:21-23; Acts 5:1-11, 16:16-18; 1 Corinthians 12:10; 1 John 4:1-6 (Seven Springs Kids Check-in, Prayer, Groups Leadership, Security, Ushers)
The gift of evangelism is the divine strength or ability to help non-Christians take the necessary steps to becoming Christ followers.
Acts 8:5-6, 8:26-40, 14:21, 21:8; Ephesians 4:11-14
(Outreach Groups, Rise Students, Prayer, Groups Leadership)
The gift of exhortation is the divine strength or ability to encourage others through the written or spoken word and Biblical truth.
Acts 14:22; Romans 12:8; 1 Timothy 4:13; Hebrews 10:24-25
(Greeters, Next Steps, Seven Springs Kids, Rise Students, Kids Check-in, Info, Nursery/Preschool, Groups Leadership, Ushers)
The gift of faith is the divine strength or ability to believe in God for unseen supernatural results in every arena of life.
Acts 11:22-24; Romans 4:18-21; 1 Corinthians 12:9; Hebrews 11
The gift of giving is the divine strength or ability to produce wealth and to give by tithes and offerings for the purpose of advancing the Kingdom of God on earth.
Mark 12:41-44; Romans 12:8; 2 Corinthians 8:1-7, 9:2-7
The gift of healing is the divine strength or ability to act as an intermediary in faith, prayer, and by the laying-on of hands for the healing of physical and mental illnesses.
Acts 3:1-10, 9:32-35, 28:7-10; 1 Corinthians 12:9, 28
(Outreach Groups, Prayer)
The gift of helps is the divine strength or ability to work in a supportive role for the accomplishment of tasks in Christian ministry.
Mark 15:40-41; Acts 9:36; Romans 16:1-2; 1 Corinthians 12:28
(Outreach Groups, Next Steps, Info, Coffee)
The gift of hospitality is the divine strength or ability to create warm, welcoming environments for others in places such as your home, office, or church.
Acts 16:14-15; Romans 12:13, 16:23; Hebrews 13:1-2; 1 Peter 4:9
(Baptism, Greeters, Kids Check-in, Info, Ushers, Coffee)
The gift of intercession is the divine strength or ability to stand in the gap in prayer for someone, something, or someplace believing for profound results.
Hebrews 7:25; Colossians 1:9-12, 4:12-13; James 5:14-16
(Prayer, Groups Leadership)
The gift of knowledge is the divine strength or ability to understand and to bring clarity to situations and circumstances often accompanied by a word from God.
Acts 5:1-11; 1 Corinthians 12:8; Colossians 2:2-3
(Prayer, Groups Leadership, Ushers)
The gift of leadership is the divine strength or ability to influence people at their level while directing and focusing them on the big picture, vision, or idea.
Romans 12:8; 1 Timothy 3:1-13, 5:17; Hebrews 13:17
(Groups Leadership, All Teams)
The gift of mercy is the divine strength or ability to feel empathy and to care for those who are hurting in any way.
Matthew 9:35-36; Mark 9:41; Romans 12:8; 1 Thessalonians 5:14
(Outreach Groups, Groups Leadership)
The gift of miracles is the divine strength or ability to alter the natural outcomes of life in a supernatural way through prayer, faith, and divine direction.
Acts 9:36-42, 19:11-12, 20:7-12; Romans 15:18-19; 1 Corinthians 12:10, 28
The missionary gift is the divine strength or ability to reach others outside of your culture and nationality, while in most cases living in that culture or nation.
Acts 8:4, 13:2-3, 22:21; Romans 10:15
(Missions/Outreach, Groups Leadership)
The gift of music and worship is the divine strength or ability to sing or play an instrument primarily for the purpose of helping others worship God.
Deuteronomy 31:22; 1 Samuel 16:16; 1 Chronicles 16:41-42; 2 Chronicles 5:12-13, 34:12;
(Worship, Kids/Preschool/Nursery, Rise Students, Groups Leader)
The gift of pastor/shepherd is the divine strength or ability to care for the personal needs of others by nurturing and mending life issues.
John 10:1-18; Ephesians 4:11-14; 1 Timothy 3:1-7; 1 Peter 5:1-3
(Ushers, Outreach Groups, Seven Springs Kids, Rise Students, Groups Leader)
The gift of prophecy is the divine strength or ability to boldly speak and bring clarity to scriptural and doctrinal truth, in some cases foretelling God’s plan.
Acts 2:37-40, 7:51-53, 26:24-29; 1 Corinthians 14:1-4; 1 Thessalonians 1:5
(Prayer, Groups Leader)
The gift of serving is the divine strength or ability to do small or great tasks in working for the overall good of the body of Christ.
Acts 6:1-7; Romans 12:7; Galatians 6:10; 1 Timothy 1:16-18; Titus 3:14
(Baptism, Outreach Groups, Info, Kids/Nursery/Preschool)
The gift of teaching is the divine strength or ability to study and learn from the Scriptures primarily to bring understanding and growth to other Christians.
Acts 18:24-28, 20:20-21; 1 Corinthians 12:28; Ephesians 4:11-14
W. Tongues (and Interpretation)
The gift of tongues is the divine strength or ability to pray in a heavenly language to encourage your spirit and to commune with God. The gift of tongues is often accompanied by interpretation and should be used appropriately.
Acts 2:1-13; 1 Corinthians 12:10, 14:1-14
The gift of wisdom is the divine strength or ability to apply the truths of Scripture in a practical way, producing a fruitful outcome and the character of Jesus Christ.
Acts 6:3,10; 1 Corinthians 2:6-13, 12:8
(Outreach Groups, Worship, Prayer, Ushers, Groups Leader)