Create your text using a golden colored stroke; HTML color #DCC814, Times New Roman at least 50pt, Bold
Anti-aliased, and Floating. Keep the text selected.
Center your text on the page. And add feathering. Do not remove the selection.
Selections -> Modify -> Feather (3px)
Change your background color to yellow (HTML color #FFFF00) and apply the cutout effect.
Effects -> 3D Effects -> Cutout
Settings are as follows:
Vertical between 3 - 5
Horizontal between 3 - 5
Shadow Color = Yellow (#FFFF00)
Fill Interior Color = Gold (#DCC814)
Keep your text selected.