For it is God who is working in you, [enabling you] both to will and to act for His good purpose.
that the creation itself will also be set free from the bondage of corruption into the glorious freedom of God's children.
For you are called to freedom, brothers; only don't use this freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love.
"If the sacrifice he offers is a vow or a freewill offering, it is to be eaten on the day he presents his sacrifice, and what is left over may be eaten on the next day.
I issue a decree that any of the Israelites in my kingdom, including their priests and Levites, who want to go to Jerusalem, may go with you.
Therefore if the Son sets you free, you really will be free.
2 Chronicles 31:14
Kore son of Imnah the Levite, the keeper of the East Gate, was over the freewill offerings to God to distribute the contribution to the Lord and the consecrated things.
and having been liberated from sin, you became enslaved to righteousness.
Then I said to them, "You are holy to the Lord, and the articles are holy. The silver and gold are a freewill offering to the Lord God of your fathers.
knowing that whatever good each one does, slave or free, he will receive this back from the Lord.
Offer leavened bread as a thank offering, and loudly proclaim your freewill offerings, for that is what you Israelites love [to do]! [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration.
who gave Himself for our sins to rescue us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
They took from Moses' presence all the contributions that the Israelites had brought for the task of making the sanctuary. Meanwhile, the people continued to bring freewill offerings morning after morning.
because the Spirit's law of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death.
"When the prince makes a freewill offering, whether a burnt offering or a fellowship offering as a freewill offering to the Lord, the gate that faces east must be opened for him. He is to offer his burnt offering or fellowship offering just as he does on the Sabbath day. Then he will go out, and the gate must be closed after he leaves.
No one takes it from Me, but I lay it down on My own. I have the right to lay it down, and I have the right to take it up again. I have received this command from My Father."
You are to celebrate the Festival of Weeks to the Lord your God with a freewill offering that you give in proportion to how the Lord your God has blessed you.
But I didn't want to do anything without your consent, so that your good deed might not be out of obligation, but of your own free will.
Instead, you should say, "If the Lord wills, we will live and do this or that."
After they arrived at the Lord's house in Jerusalem, some of the family leaders gave freewill offerings for the house of God in order to have it rebuilt on its [original] site.
1 Peter 2:16
As God's slaves, [live] as free people, but don't use your freedom as a way to conceal evil.
So the Israelites brought a freewill offering to the Lord, all the men and women whose hearts prompted them to bring [something] for all the work that the Lord, through Moses, had commanded to be done.
1 Corinthians 7:22
For he who is called by the Lord as a slave is the Lord's freedman. Likewise he who is called as a free man is Christ's slave.
Let every survivor, wherever he lives, be assisted by the men of that region with silver, gold, goods, and livestock, along with a freewill offering for the house of God in Jerusalem."
Speak and act as those who will be judged by the law of freedom.
Your people will volunteer on Your day of battle. In holy splendor, from the womb of the dawn, the dew of Your youth belongs to You.
2 Corinthians 3:17
Now the Lord is the Spirit; and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
By this will, we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once and for all.
2 Corinthians 8:3
I testify that, on their own, according to their ability and beyond their ability,
yet we know that no one is justified by the works of the law but by faith in Jesus Christ. And we have believed in Christ Jesus, so that we might be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law no human being will be justified.
Much more then, since we have now been declared righteous by His blood, we will be saved through Him from wrath.
For I have come down from heaven, not to do My will, but the will of Him who sent Me.
After that, [they offered] the regular burnt offering and the offerings for the beginning of each monthand for all the Lord's appointed holy occasions, as well as the freewill offerings brought to the Lord.
For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is not from yourselves; it is God's gift-
Be careful to do whatever comes from your lips, because you have freely vowed what you promised to the Lord your God.
For this is what the Lord says: "You were sold for nothing, and you will be redeemed without silver."
"You must offer these to the Lord at your appointed times in addition to your vow and freewill offerings, whether burnt, grain, drink, or fellowship offerings."
1 Corinthians 1:8
He will also confirm you to the end, blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Christ has liberated us into freedom. Therefore stand firm and don't submit again to a yoke of slavery.
You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free."