Nothing quite compares to being a parent. As any loving parent would tell you, nothing could surpass the joy that a child brings. The same is true with God. He finds joy in us—His children (Matthew 3:17; Romans 8:15-16). That is why He wants the best for us; which is possible only through obedience to His Laws. But we must do so on our own accord. He has put His faith in us by giving us free will. This allows us to appreciate more the benefits we acquire from making the right decisions.
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