Religious wording ideas for Pastor Retirement

Award Wording Details

To A Very Special Reverend On Your Retirement

In Recognition Of the difference
you’ve made in the lives of so many
as Pastor, Teacher and Friend

And for the dedication and commitment
with which you have dispersed your duties as Pastor

With great gratitude and affection

For by grace you have been saved through faith, 
and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, 
not of works, lest anyone should boast. 
Bible Scripture - Ephesians 2: 8-9

A special pastor retirement plaque with heartfelt recognition message and retirement scripture to recognize your retiring minister's role as a good shepherd and wish him/her best for all the joy a happy retirement brings.