Just as Peter was the rock of Christ’s Church, you are the rock of this community. Thanks for always being present to serve not only as a pastor, but as a confidant, advisor, and friend.
As a pastor, you not only practice your faith but share it with the entire community. Thank you for working for a mission greater than yourself, and for being a true leader in the community.
As both a servant of God and a servant of His people, you are the liaison between the spiritual world and our own. Thank you for bringing the gift of faith into the hearts of everyone in this congregation!
While it may be easy to simply say the word of God, to put it into perspective and preach it is a very special gift. Thank you for using that gift to help enrich the lives of everyone in our faith community!
In your spiritual duties, you not only play the role of pastor, but act as the community’s advisor, advocate, teacher, and friend. Thank you for always going above and beyond to fulfill each and every one of these roles!
Thank you for going above and beyond to fulfill your role as pastor and know that both myself and the entire community will always stand by you, just as you have always stood by us.