How Does S.H.A.P.E. Work

A very important part of church growth is selecting the right volunteers. People helping in different ministries are a vital part of a healthy and growing church. S.H.A.P.E. can play an important part in selecting the right people.

Determining God’s plan for your life by knowing who you are. This spiritual gifts assessment helps you discover the purpose God created you for.

Church Growth Software a purpose-driven management software stores these attributes of each person who takes the Spiritual Gifts Assessment. After entering the S.H.A.P.E. information into Church Growth Software, you can run a list of potential candidates with the right criteria for a ministry position.

S.H.A.P.E. Principle

  • Spiritual Gifts
  • Heart
  • Abilities
  • Personality
  • Experiences
Spiritual Gifts

The Bible teaches God to give every believer certain special abilities to be used in ministry to share his love and serve others. Spiritual gifts are God-given special abilities given to every believer by the Holy Spirit.


Is your center of motivation. There are certain subjects that you feel passionate about and others that you couldn’t care less about.


Are the talents and skills you have and have learned which are very natural.


Is your natural approach to life and relationships. This will affect how you use your spiritual gifts and abilities. Some are self-controlled and others are self-expressive.


Are what you experienced in your life’s journey. They could be educational, vocational, spiritual, ministry, or something painful.

If you need more information on using S.H.A.P.E., go to S.H.A.P.E. or watch this video S.H.A.P.E. Assessment Video.

Find out more on how Church Growth Software can help in growing a church.

If you are interested in finding out reasons why no church growth.

Church Growth Software has the S.H.A.P.E. principle built into the software. You can enter all the information from a spiritual assessment. Then run reports that will help you select the right people for ministry. 

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