Sin is a virus that can kill and destroy, and God wants His children to run away from it. God wants us to be happy, but He is much more interested in making us holy. Holiness makes us like Him, and there is nothing that we cannot achieve in that perfect state.
The people I love, I call to account—prod and correct and guide so that they’ll live at their best. Up on your feet, then! About face! Run after God! (Revelation 3:19|MSG)
How have you treated the Lord’s rebuke concerning your way of life?