Our obedience to God is not forced, it is
Obedience keeps our connection with God free and open. We are not to
listen to any of Satan's temptations.
It is in our best interest to obey God. God wants us to keep
His commands, while reminding us that obeying Him is not beyond our
reach. Obeying them is reasonable, and beneficial. The hardest part of
obeying the laws of God is simply deciding to begin now.
We read in Acts 5:29," But Peter and the other apostles answered and
said: ' We ought to obey God rather than man. '"