Trust Assessment

This questionnaire is designed to help you assess your level of trust with God and discover areas where you may want to take a step toward Him. The orientation is your trust in God. It is built upon two overarching categories of trust: trustworthiness and trust willingness. This assessment will only take approximately 10 minutes to complete.

For each row, select the option that is most accurate in your life.

I put my life in God’s hands as new chapters unfold. My trust in God goes to zero in new situations.
My relationship with God is based on several untested assumptions.My relationship with God is based on His love for me.
I have evidence of God’s indifference toward me and the world … there's lots of evil going on.I am open to learning about God’s plan for me, although my understanding is limited.
God walks His talk.What God does doesn't match what He says.
I mainly carry my burdens and cares without God’s help.I often bring my burdens and cares to God.
God often follows through on His commitments.God rarely keeps His commitments.
I always take the safest path, the path I can see.I am willing to risk not knowing and giving up on the known.
God welcomes me repeatedly, as a father welcomes a son/daughter.God doesn’t have time for me.
God knows all our thoughts, I am truly transparent with God.You should not cry out in pain or anger to God, it's better to hide these emotions.
I have a lot of opinions on why bad things happen to good people.I’m not sure why bad things happen to people
God’s interest is that I live a joyful life, and He actively guides my life.God has some interest in me living a joyful life but lets me drift.
God is occasionally interested in my life.God is present and available to me at any time.
Being awake to God takes more energy than I have available.I will not take my eye from God, I'm willing to risk taking my eye off the world.
God has unlimited love for me.God is chiefly concerned about Himself and His universe and less about my life.
I am active in my attempts to build a relationship with God.I am passive in my approach in building trust with God. God is too distant.
I’m honest with God and welcome Him in all parts of my life … the good, the bad, and the ugly.Certain subjects are off limits, I allow God into certain aspects of my life.
I keep showing up and working on my relationship with GodI have tried before to build trust with God, but have given up.
I am of God’s chief concerns and His love for me is immeasurable.God occasionally concerns Himself with my struggles.
God says what He means and means what He says.I’m not always sure where God stands … like the Old versus New Testament.
God is powerful, but so is the world.God is all-powerful and has the ability to change the course of my life and the world.
I often seek His voice and listen to His counsel and ever-present wisdom.I seldom seek God’s voice and often struggle to hear what He is saying.
I don’t know everything God has planned ... but I believe it is out of love for me.I don’t always agree with God or His motives.
God acts without consideration for me. He has bigger issues.God plans for me and I am in God’s plans.
God cares for me specifically and takes pleasure in me.God cares for me in general.
God has my welfare as His concern. He will not let me fail.I've been let down before, I hesitate to trust God again. I’ve taken falls before.
God often sacrifices for me.God sometimes listens to my prayers and has concern for me.
God has endless time for me and wants me to be with Him for eternity. God has little time for me. And my life is pretty full too.
I fear losing my gains to date. I could be worse off if God doesn’t come through for me.God will come through for me. He always has.
God is love, God has always loved me.I am unlovable at times.
I attempt to hide my shortcomings and failures from God.I am honest and transparent about my shortcomings.
Jesus was a good man, but not God.Jesus came so I could be in relationship with God.
God’s commitments lie outside of our relationship.God's love for me is eternal, unbounded, and unlimited.
Given my sin, sometimes God writes me off.God’s grace has washed away all my sin.
God’s positions are consistent with His espoused core values.God’s positions vary depending on the person He is talking to.
I trust no decision made without my own input, influence, and self-interest.I trust God will provide for me and come through for me.
God’s output is uneven and unpredictable.God delivers the same level of effort in His work 100% of the time.
Sometimes God works against me for the benefit of other concerns.God is my number one supporter.