Bible Verses for Pastor Appreciation, Pastor Encouragement, & Pastor Appreciation Day – 15 Inspirational Scriptures of Encouragement for Pastors and Ministers. A list of Inspiring Pastor Appreciation Scriptures present a wonderful opportunity to show appreciation to Pastors, whether it’s for your Pastors Ordination, Anniversary, or Retirement. Can be used to appreciate and encourage Pastors, Preachers, Teachers of the Word, and any Minister of God, not just on Pastor Appreciation Day, but every day – just to say: “Thank you Pastor”, “Love you Pastor”, “I appreciate you Pastor” and “I am Praying for You Pastor”!. I pray these are a blessing to you and yours!
First, we explore 15 Inspiring Pastor Appreciation Scriptures, which we can use to show love, appreciation and encouragement to Pastors anytime. Next, Please scroll down to the end for scriptures which encourage us to love, respect, encourage and appreciate our Pastors.
15 Bible Verses for Pastor Appreciation & Encouragement
Romans 1:8, ASV
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you…
1 Thessalonians 1:2, ASV
We give thanks to God always for you… making mention of you in our prayers;
1 Thessalonians 1:3, ESV
Remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 9:13-14, NLT
As a result of your ministry, they will give glory to God. For your generosity to them and to all believers will prove that you are obedient to the Good News of Christ. And they will pray for you with deep affection because of the overflowing grace God has given to you.
2 Samuel 2:6a, NLT
May the Lord be loyal to you in return and reward you with his unfailing love!
2 Samuel 2:6a, ESV
…May the Lord show steadfast love and faithfulness to you.
~ Numbers 6:24-26, NLT
May the Lord bless you
and protect you.
May the Lord smile on you
and be gracious to you.
May the Lord show you his favor
and give you his peace.
1 Corinthians 1:4, NIV
I always thank my God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus.
Ruth 2:12, ESV
The Lord repay you for what you have done, and a full reward be given you by the Lord, the God of Israel…”
Isaiah 52:7, ESV
How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation…
Psalm 37:23, NLT
The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives.
Ruth 1:8, NIV May the Lord show you kindness, as you have shown kindness…
Galatians 6:9, ESV And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”
“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow you all the days of your life, and you will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever, Amen.” ~ Adapted from Psalm 23:6, KJV
Philippians 4:19, ESV And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.”
Jeremiah 29:11, NIV For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
Philippians 1:3, NIV I thank God every time I remember you.
Bible Verses encouraging us to Show Appreciation to Pastors
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1 Thessalonians 5:12-13, NLT Dear brothers and sisters, honor those who are your leaders in the Lord’s work. They work hard among you and give you spiritual guidance. Show them great respect and wholehearted love because of their work. And live peacefully with each other.
1 Timothy 5:17, NIV The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching.
1 Corinthians 9:14, NLT In the same way, the Lord ordered that those who preach the Good News should be supported by those who benefit from it.
Thank you Pastors, Preachers, and Teachers of the gospel everywhere! May God bless you, protect you, and overwhelm you with his love, goodness, mercies and favor now and always, Amen!
Thanks for reading, Dear Friends – Have a wonderfully blessed, stress-free, productive, and joyful day!
Much Love & Blessings,
Bomi Jolly ~ JollyNotes.com
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