Paul closes his letter with a recognition of the Thessalonian believers as members of the family of God. For the family of God to function as it ought, certain qualities must be present. We see in these final verses, four essential graces for the Christian Life.
- Effectual Prayer (5:25)
- Enthusiastic Affection (5:26)
- Edifying Truth (5:27)
- Enduring Grace (5:28)