Contributed by Mark Jones on Sep 26, 2011
EOLS: Salvation is by Grace, but God gives us the opportunity to work out our personal maturation.
Working it Out
(12) Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling,
(13) for it is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good