grace

Grace is the free, undeserved goodness and favor of God to mankind.”Matthew Henry

Grace binds you with far stronger cords than the cords of duty or obligation can bind you. Grace is free, but when once you take it, you are bound forever to the Giver and bound to catch the spirit of the Giver. Like produces like. Grace makes you gracious, the Giver makes you give.” –E. Stanley Jones

For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God—not by works, so that no one can boast. Ephesians 2:8,9

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freedom

I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.  ~James Madison

. . . “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John: 31,32

Grace

Grace is the free, undeserved goodness and favor of God to mankind. Matthew Henry

We are justified, not by giving anything to God, – what we do, – but by receiving from God, what Christ hath done for us.” William Gurnall

Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. Romans 5:1-2

free to give

Live like free people, and do not use your freedom as an excuse for doing evil. Instead, be God’s servants. I Peter 2:16

Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. II Corinthians 9:7