If you accept the fruit but deny the root even though the shoot cannot be without its root, you have simply told a side of the story based on what you can see.
It’s only fair if we all have our court advantage. Man must meet GOD in the form of spirit just as GOD met man in the form of flesh.
the perfect GOD created man in the image of perfection but perfection comes with its responsibility just as freedom comes with the laws to keep freedom in its ideal nature. If you broke the law, you lose your freedom, and if you neglect their responsibility that leads to perfection, you stop being perfect.
To say that there is no GOD even when you worship GOD is to relegate GOD to the hitman position, the fixer who cleans up the mess that wouldn't be if you simply asked before doing.