DAY#30 - A Month of Freedom Quotes:
Give Me Liberty
At the beginning of this series I thought that we (society as a whole) were just unappreciative of our freedom. Then, that quickly changed to thinking that we are on the precipice of losing our freedom to now, realizing that we have already lost many of our freedoms. This is a serious subject - I hope that you will pray for discernment and then stand up with strength from God, to preserve our freedom.
We will begin with the basics by defining "freedom".
Freedom - the absence of necessity, coercion or constraint in choice or action
- liberation from restraint/slavery from the power of another
Patrick Henry was a Founding Father of the United States.
This is probably one of the most well known "freedom quotes" and oh so powerful.
Let's think about what Patrick Henry said - "life purchased with slavery" - that is not life at all.
He was willing to fight for his freedom because without freedom, it was not living.