Bible Verses about Independence
"Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ's sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
in which you once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit who now works in the sons of disobedience,
And I heard another voice from heaven saying, "Come out of her, my people, lest you share in her sins, and lest you receive of her plagues.