Did this son do a good job of obeying his dad?
- Yep! Even though he misunderstood, he obeyed as best he could.
Did the son's obedience bring joy to his father?
- Yes. He smiled and hugged his son.
What do the actions of this strong dad tell you about how God views us when we obey as best we can, even if we misunderstand?
- Just like that father, God is delighted by our good efforts.
- God will hug us and redirect us to do what is truly pleasing to Him instead.