God is perfect; God is love;
God is perfect love; He casts out fear.
Obedience and fear cannot coexist.
Deuteronomy 32:4 He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he.
Matthew 5:48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.
1John 4:8 He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
1John 2:5 But whoso keepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him.
1John 4:18 There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love.