Christians need to be able to discern their gifts in order to better understand who they are made to be and what they are to do in their work.
Each Christian’s specific calling is related to the Spirit’s work in the creation, personal regeneration, and empowerment for one’s work in the church and in the world. The Old Testament has many things to say about the work of the Holy Spirit on the cosmos, the individual, and the theocratic level. This new white paper by Dr. Art Lindsley shows that spiritual gifts were present in the Old Testament and discusses the implications of these gifts for our work. Read more.