It was only over time, and mainly through serving at my current church that I figured them out. It's funny how many times the girls in my small group would say I have a servant's heart. Thought you guys might find this useful. :)
So here' the list, in no particular order, mainly due to the way they were listed on the sheet and how they then scanned in.
Literal Meaning: To pilot or steer a ship
what makes an organization function; and the special ability to plan and execute
procedures that accomplish the goals of the ministry.
References: 1 Cor. 12:28, Acts 6:1-7, Ex. 18:13-26
Literal Meaning: To craft, design, build
design and/or construct items to be used ministry.
References: Ex. 31:3, 35:31-35, Acts. 9:36-39, 2 Kings 22:5-6
Literal Meaning: To separate or make a distinction, differentiate
Between truth and error. It is able to discern spirits, differentiating between good and
evil, right and evil.
References: 1 Cor. 12:10, Acts 5:1-4, Matt. 16:21-23
Literal Meaning: To bring good news
communicate the Gospel to unbelievers so they respond in faith and move toward
References: Eph. , Acts -40, Luke 19:1-10
Literal Meaning: To give part of, share
money and resources to the work of the Lord with cheerfulness and liberality. People
with this gift do not ask "How much money do I need to give to God?" but, "How
much money do I need to live on?"
References: Rom. 12:8,2 Cor. 6:8, Luke 21:1-4
Literal Meaning: To take the place of someone
and necessary tasks which free-up, support and meet the needs of others.
References: 1 Cor. 12:28,
Literal Meaning: To be sent with a message
development of new churches or ministry structures.
References: 1 Cor. 12:28-29, Eph. 4:11-12, Rom. 1:5, Acts 13:2-3
Literal Meaning: To communicate artistically
communicate God's truth through a variety of art forms.
References: Ps. 150:3-5,2 Sam. 6:14-15, Mark 4:2,33
Literal Meaning: To come along side of
as to strengthen, comfort, or urge to action those who are discouraged or wavering in
References: Rom. 12:8, Acts 11:22-24, Acts 15:30-32
Literal Meaning: To trust, have confidence, believe
with confidence and unwavering belief in God's ability to fulfill His purposes.
References: 1 Cor. 12:9, 13:2, Heb. 11:1, Rom. -21
Literal Meaning: To restore instantaneously
restoring people to wholeness.
References: 1 Cor. 12:9,28,30, Acts 3:1-16, Mark 2:1-12
Literal Meaning: To love strangers
providing fellowship, food, and shelter.
References: 1Peter 4:9-10,
Literal Meaning: To plead on behalf of someone, intercede
on behalf of and for others, seeing frequent and specific results.
References: Rom. -27, John 17:9-26, 1Tim. 2:1-2, Col1:9-12, -13
Literal Meaning: To know
Body through a revelation or biblical insight.
References: 1Cor. 12:8,Mark2:6-8,John 1:45-50
Literal Meaning: To have compassion
practically help those who are suffering or are in need, compassion moved to action.
Literal Meaning: To speak before
proclaim it in a timely and relevant manner for understanding, correction, repentance,
or edification. There may be immediate or future implications.
References: Rom 12:6, 1Cor. ,28,13:2,2 Peter -21
Literal Meaning: To instruct
explain, and apply the word of God causing greater Christ-likeness in the lives of
Literal Meaning: To apply truth practically
effectively to meet a need in a specific situation.
References: 1Cor. 12:8, James -18, 1Cor. 2:3-14. Jer. 9:23-24
Literal Meaning: To translate, interpret
the body of Christ the message of one who is speaking in tongues.
References: 1 Cor. , 14:5, -28
Literal Meaning: To stand before
motivate, and direct people to harmoniously accomplish the purposes of God.
Literal Meaning: To do powerful deeds
ministry and message of God through supernatural interventions which glorify him
References: 1 Cor. 12:10.28-29, John 2:1-11, Luke 5:1-11
Literal Meaning: To shepherd a flock
and guide people toward on-going spiritual maturity and becoming like Christ.
References: Eph. 4:11-12,1 Peter 5:1-4, John 10:1-18
Literal Meaning: Tongue, language
pray in a language unknown to the speaker. People with the gift may receive a
spontaneous message from God which is made known to his body through the gift of
References: 1Cor. ,28-30,13:1,14:1-33, Acts 2:1-11