Pastor Appreciation: 10 Ways to Say it with Cake!

One of the greatest ways to say thank you to your pastor is demonstrated through cake! You know, we all love a good fellowship time with our fellow church members eating cake and drinking some punch… or it always seems to me that is how celebrations of honor and thanks are given in the church community.

Pastor Appreciation - Say It With Cake

I’ve compiled a little visual list of 10 Cake ideas that might spark your imagination for your next demonstration of thanks to your pastor and his family through cake. The links are above the cake that will take you to the original website where these ideas came from.

P.S. Don’t forget to scroll all the way to the bottom to get some good ideas for sayings for appreciation and retirement/goodbye cakes!

1. Highlight His Favorite Sunday Attire

Pastor’s Shirt on Cake Central by Cake Designs

2. Make a Duplicake of His Bible

Bible Cake from Cakes By Q

3. Make It Classy – Highlight a Seasonal Decoration

Fall Flowers on Cake Central by Cherry Cakes

4. Show Your Pastor’s Love for the Church Members

A Spanish Cake on Cake Central by milliegonza

5. Show Your Pastor Love from the Church Members

From Your Flock with Sheep Cupcakes by a Pinterest User

Pastor's birthday cake

6. Gotta Love Sheep Cake Pops On Top of Cake

From the Flock Cake with Sheep Cake pops by Sapphire Confections

7. Create a Replica of His Desk with His Pastoral Job in Mind

The Pastor’s Desk Uploaded by a Pinterest User

cake idea for Pastor appreciation

8. Create a Fondant Preacher Man

Pastor Reading His Bible from Bake-A-Story

9. Highlight His Favorite Verse or a Verse that Represents His Ministry

Like a Tree Planted By the Waters Cake Uploaded by a Pinterest User

Bible verse cake, pastors cake

10. Use a Classic Christian Metaphor or Song to Create a Cake

Lighthouse Appreciation Cake by Launa on Cake Central

Thank You Sayings for Appreciation Cakes
  • Thank You for Giving to the Lord
  • Keep Preaching the Word! We love you!
  • Congratulations on # Years of Ministry
  • Celebrating # Years of Christ’s Ministry
  • We appreciate you and your family
  • Thank You for Shepherding Our Flock! We Love Ewe!
  • We Appreciate Everything You Do! Love, Your Church
  • We Love Our Pastor
  • (Pastor’s Name) and (Pastor’s Wife Name)… Faithful Servants (Bro. Randy and Mrs. Sue…Faithful Servants)
Good-Bye or Retirement Sayings
  • May the Lord Bless and Guide You
  • We’ll miss you, God bless
  • With Much Love to the (name) Family
  • Thank You (name) Family for # Great Years (Thank you Smith Family for 6 Great Years!)
  • Thank You So Much for Your Love and Care
  • Well Done Good and Faithful Servant – Pastor (name)
  • We Are Blessed God Brought You Here
  • We Will Not Forget Your Work and Labor of Love
  • God Blessed Us With Your Ministry, May God Bless Your Retirement.

Other Pastor Appreciation Articles You May Enjoy…

Honoring Your Pastor: Honorary Gift Idea List

Honoring Your Pastor: Free Gifts to Give

Honoring Your Pastor: Gifts of Investment