The Bible That The Concept Of Choice

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We see throughout the Bible that the concept of choice. Ever since the beginning of time God has given humans choices to either obey or disobey him. We see this in the Garden of Eden where God gave Adam and Eve the choice to eat from the tree or obey him. God desires for us to have a choice. One of the best illustrations of this that we see in the Bible is the story of Hosea and Gomer. Hosea was a prophet of God and very obedient man. Hosea was a young and upcoming prodigy in Israel when he met a woman named Gomer. Gomer was an unfaithful woman and a prostitute. God spoke to Hosea and told him to marry her, and so Hosea did and they got married, had kids and Hosea loved her unconditionally. After a while Gomer left Hosea and went to be a prostitute once more. God spoke to Hosea and told him about Gomer, he told her to go buy her back. Hosea did that and said to Gomer that whatever she would do, even if she gives her body to other men and is unfaithful, that he would love her no less. Time after time Gomer was unfaithful to Hosea, and eventually Hosea could not handle it anymore. He fell down to his knees and begged to God. Hosea’s heart was broken. God responded to Hosea’s cries and said that the nation of Israel is like Gomer. Israel had been unfaithful to God. They had gone and disobeyed God time after time. God did this to show who he is. He did this to show that God still loves us, no matter how often or how badly we sin against him. This is the problem with Christian
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