Were we to strip the cultural nuances of ‘free choice’ away and distill it down to its root value, the undeniable truth is that we humans esteem our greatest desires more highly than anything else at any given speck of time. The capacity of ‘human will’ is absolutely free, yet it is shackled and chained by desire.
Has your ‘free will’ been shackled and chained by Christ crucified? If so, then as I, you may have been regenerated by Christ—the power of God and wisdom of God. Before that event occurred, I was strong–a real wise guy, but then I learned: “…the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men (1 Corinthians 1:25). What is your greatest desire?