Fresh after leading Israel out of Egypt, Moses was overwhelmed and overworked by the task of nation building. Divorced and on the path to complete exhaustion and failure, he received and followed wise counsel that we all need in order to find true success in our lives today.
A spiritual gift is a divinely given ability to perform the role God has placed us in the church to do. Does having a certain gift make one better than someone with a different gift? Are there gifts for boys only and not for girls? Are there some gifts that are just plain and easily controlled whereas others are dramatic and require some kind of emotional kick to get started?
The answer to the above depends on how many classes of spiritual gifts there are - and there are not as many as some people like to think.
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