"Why, then, did God give them free will? Because free will, though it makes evil possible, is also the only thing that makes possible any love of joy worth having. Lewis on free will from "The Case for Christianity.
though our feelings come and go, his love for us does not. It is not wearied by our sins. Or our indifference. And Therefore it is quite relentless in it's determination that we shall be cured of our sins. At whatever cost to us. At whatever cost to