Spiritual Gift: Administration

Our spiritual gifts are given by the Holy Spirit as a way to serve the Lord and be blessings to the world God so loves. See how your gifts may be used!


The gift of Administration will benefit you in understanding and setting goals for various groups and organizations. It will give you direction in making effective plans to achieve those goals. You will be able to plan programming, work with facts and/or figures, and see that goals and ideas are accomplished.

Scriptural References:

1 Corinthians 12:28; Romans 12:8; Acts 6:1‐7

People with this gift:
  • develop strategies or plans to reach identified goals;
  • assist ministries to become more effective and efficient ‐ doing the right things right;
  • create order out of organizational chaos;
  • manage or coordinate a variety of responsibilities to accomplish a task;
  • organize people, tasks, or events, managing details carefully and thoroughly.
A person with this gift is usually:

Thorough – Objective – Efficient – Goal‐oriented – Responsible – Organized – Methodical – Conscientious

Ministry Opportunities:
  • Church Council
  • Committee Chair
  • Computer Work
  • Constitution Committee
  • Human Resources Committee
  • Leadership Positions
  • Long-Range Planning
  • Membership Committee
  • New Day Power Point
  • Office Help
  • Office Receptionist
  • Record Keeping
  • Safe Church Committee

This gift belongs to the category RESPONSIBILITY. You may find it useful to get information on other gifts which belong to this same category. These gifts are: Discernment; Leadership; Pastor.