Gift of Exhortation

Gift of Exhortation: is the special God given ability to counsel or challenge others toward a healthy relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ. Often, the gift of Exhortation is utilized to motivate the Church in general or a disciple in particular, to make God-honouring choices. If sensitivity and tact is not properly developed, the person gifted with Exhortation may not immediately be appreciated. The gift of Exhortation is somewhat similar to the role of the Old Testament prophets in challenging God’s people to remain faithful. While the prophets were not immediately valued, and often persecuted, their service was indispensable to the spiritual...