Work Out Your Salvation (click here for audio)
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 pleasure.
The Believer Working Out v.12
Salvation – from start to finish – Phil. 1:6
Justification Rom. 5:1 2Cor. 5:21
2Thess 2:13 1Thess 4:3 2Peter 3:18
Glorification Rom. 8:30
Working Out = Sanctification = obedient life
Fear and trembling – Isaiah 66:1-2
God Working In v.13
Working on our willing
No free will to choose God.
Rom. 3:10-11 John 6:44
Working on our doing