“As important as free will is, there is one question that we don’t ask ourselves enough: “Do I respect my free will?”
We seek to protect our free will from potentially repressive laws, but do we truly understand what it is we are seeking to protect? While we stand alert for legal or societal factors that may restrict our freedom, do we stand alert for the internal factors that may hinder that same freedom? Are we properly using the gift God gave us? Do we respect our own free will?
All of our actions are, at their core, freely-determined. However, our free will is not the only source from which we make decisions…”