1 Peter 2:16

16 Live as free people, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as God’s slaves.

Read 1 Peter 2:16 Using Other Translations

As free, and not using your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness, but as the servants of God.
Live as people who are free, not using your freedom as a cover-up for evil, but living as servants of God.
For you are free, yet you are God’s slaves, so don’t use your freedom as an excuse to do evil.