Biblical Basis

God created everyone to be like Him which means He created everyone to be free.

‘God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him;
male and female he created them.’

Genesis 1:27

Jesus said this because God values everyone enough to care about our spiritual and physical wellbeing. Each of us needs to be free to become the person we’re meant to be.

‘“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom to the prisoners.”’

Luke 4:18

Our sovereign Lord is able to achieve freedom for enslaved people by peaceable means.

‘Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,’ says the LORD Almighty.’

Zechariah 4:6

All of us can help to do God’s work by using our individual gifts together.

‘In Christ we who are many form one body…We have different gifts.’

Romans 12:5, 6

God can use the efforts we make for Him to bring about effective change.

‘Cast your bread upon the waters, for after many days you will find it again.’

Ecclesiastes 11:1


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