A baptism or christening is a wonderful event. Seeing a family member or friend beginning their journey of faith is heartwarming for all involved. If you’re attending the baptism or intend to show your support then you’ll probably want to give a gift for whoever is being christened.
If you aren’t sure what sort of baptism gift to buy though then this guide is ideal for you. We’re going to look at the best baptism gifts for boys, girls, older children and adults. So if you’re a godparent who’s struggling with what to give as a baptism gift or just a friend who wants a unique idea then read on as we’re sure you’ll find exactly what you need.
Below you’ll find a selection of different baptism and christening gifts, from personalised to toys as well as jewellery and trinkets, all that should be perfect for the finding the best for a baptism.
Baptism Gift Ideas
God Bless You and Good Night (A God Bless Book)
This sweet book will make sure your little one falls to sleep feeling secure and loved.
Bedtime Bibles and storybooks are evergreen classics that sell through year after year. Seasoned brands and new names alike are seeing surging sales in this felt-need genre as parents are looking for comforting books with Bible stories, verses, and prayers to settle kids down to sleep.
In God Bless You and Good Night, sleepy little ones are reminded of God’s blessings and how much they are loved. The delightful rhyming story takes readers through several scenes of snuggly animals who are getting ready for bed. These sweet, sometimes silly rhymes and adorable art are sure to make God Bless You and Good Night a favorite part of the bedtime ritual for parents and children.
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Baby Baptism Gift Set with Praying Musical Lamb and Prayer Book in Keepsake Box for Christening Boys and Girls
The perfect gift for baby’s baptism or christening! God Bless Baby gift set includes a 7 inch “Pray with Me Lamb” that recites the “Now I lay me down to sleep” prayer in a precious young voice when you press his tummy. The set also comes with the “God Bless Baby” Keepsake Bedtime Blessings book which includes a bedtime blessing by Karen Browning as well as beautiful hand drawn watercolor illustrations and Baby’s First Prayer. The book fits neatly in a secure envelope compartment in the keepsake gift box which measures 7.2 inches and has a watercolor pattern with a gros grain ribbon closure. This is the perfect box to save baby’s first baptism keepsakes.
- God Bless Baby Gift Set is a beautifully packaged gift set that includes a “Pray With Me” Plush Lamb that recites the prayer “Now I lay me down to Sleep” when you press his tummy. The gift set includes the “God Bless Baby” board book, a keepsake bedtime blessing for baby which includes 14 hand drawn watercolor illustrations by Mimi Adiputri. The blessing ends with Baby’s First Prayer “Now I lay me down to Sleep”to pray along with the lamb.
- Press My Tummy & Pray WITH ME plush lamb measures 7 inches tall and is made of luxurious plush with embroidered details. The lamb is ready to pray in a kneeling position with hands together and has a precious young voice that recites “Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep” when you press his belly.
- God Bless Baby Bedtime Blessing Storybook was written by Karen Browning and is a sweet blessing with engaging watercolor illustrations. “May the angels watch over you from heaven above and fill you with kindness and laughter and love. May you celebrate the joy of family and friends. May you experience the wonder and the blessings God sends. May you always have hope and courage and might. For you will always have God’s love, each day and each night. Blessing is followed by Baby’s First Prayer.
- Keepsake Gift Box is the perfect way to save baptism baby keepsakes. The box measures 7″ x 7″ and includes an envelope compartment for the Blessings Book and is complete with watercolor illustration and a gros grain ribbon.
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Aurora World Baby Talk Carrier, Noah’s Ark Playset
Aurora World’s Noah’s Ark Carrier measures 8\” and is part of the baby talk line of baby-safe toys. The soft plush Carrier holds removable plush characters which each have sound and range in size from 2\”-4\”. included inside are a Giraffe (rattle sound), Zebra (squeaker), Elephant (trumpet), and a Lion (roar sound). Aurora World is an industry leader with over 30 years of experience designing and manufacturing innovative, high quality plush products.
- 8″ soft plush Carrier with 4 assorted removable plush toys
- Each toy has a different sound feature
- All items are safe for babies
Elephant – sound chip: trumpet sound Lion – sound chip: Roar Zebra – no mechanical sound chip; squeaker (locate the tube & squeeze to make sound) Giraffe – no mechanical sound chip; rattle (shake to make rattle sound)
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Godchild Gift Quote Baby Swaddle Blanket
From adding warmth to a baby’s crib to providing some privacy during feeding, blankets offer your little one comfort and security.
As children grow, their blankets symbolize precious moments of childhood and become invaluable keepsakes.
Thoughtful and practical, the Muslin Baby Swaddle from Ocean Drop Designs is one families will cherish for a lifetime!
Featuring unique designs and meaningful quotes that remind children of God’s love and guidance, our 47”x47” blanket is unique and meaningful.
And because is arrives beautifully boxed, it’s ready to give as a special baby shower, Baptism or Christening gift.
The black and white color scheme is great for both boys and girls, but what really makes this a one-of-a-kind piece is the fact that the contrasting colors help enhance vision and stimulate brain development!
Whether you’re using it as a play mat, stroller cover or tapestry, it helps regulate body temperature and keeps babies cozy and comfortable.
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Baby Christening Baptism Gift Set – Keepsake Box Rosary Lamb and Book of Prayers
This precious faith based gift set celebrating baby’s baptismal or christening includes:
Elegant keepsake box with 18 inch rosary beads, imprinted with Bless this Child. Measures 3 x 4.25 x 2.25 inches
Charming Baby’s First Book of Prayers contains 41 easy prayers for children to learn and say. This charming book is a lightly padded, hardcover measuring 4.5 x 6 inches
Sweet plush little 5 inch lamb with a rattle on the inside. Embellished with a silver embroidered cross on body.
All of these special mementos are placed in a gift box that includes a lovable poem for baby.
- A baby’s christening calls for a special memento and our bundle is an ideal baptism gift
- Our elegant keepsake box with 18 inch rosary beads is imprinted with Bless this Child
Baby’s First Book of Prayers contains
- 41 easy prayers for children to learn and say
- Sweet rattle plush 5 inch lamb with cross embroidery is soft and easy for little hands to carry
Boxed gift set is wrapped in tissue and includes a beautiful little poem inside for baby
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Personalized Baptism or Christening Baby Blanket with Name and Date, Cross and Bible
These keepsakes come in Blue or Pink. Celebrate a big day with a personalized baptism gift blanket. These christening blankets are unique religious baby gifts that will be treasured for a lifetime. Whether you are the godparent looking for the ideal gift for your godson or goddaughter or a friend of the family, your custom blanket gift will make this special occasion even more memorable. Made of premium 200 gsm fleece and a wide satin trim border, these blankets are great all season covers for babies and toddlers. Whether lying in a crib or enjoying some tv on the couch, this blanket does the trick by keeping your little one warm and cozy.
- Made of 200 gsm fleece with a wide satin border – for your goddaughter or other special baby
- Name and date beautifully imprinted – one of a kind religious gift to remember the special occasion
- Large ultra soft 36 Inch x 36 Inch Personalized Blanket
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Mud Pie designers develop and deliver the right product, at the right price, at the right time. Mud Pie creates the most affordable, highest quality gifts, all adorably packaged for multiple occasions. Baby christenings occur all year long. Stay in touch with your spiritual side by keeping memories to commemorate these deeply felt occasions.
- Keepsake frame with and embossed “Blessing” and “Baptism” border.
- Gender-neutral silver metal cross charm detail
- Message reads “A child is a gift from God above, Baptized with the blessings of his love.”
- Frame dimensions: 5″ x 3.5″; picture dimensions 2.25″ x 2.25″
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Baptism Gift Ideas for Boys
A charming first book of prayers for baby. Makes a wonderful gift for a new baby. Moms and Grandmoms alike will love this padded, foil-stamped and embossed edition of My First Book of Prayers. Baby will love it too as soon as Mom starts reading it.
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Blue My First Rosary for Boy Elegant Ceramic Keepsake Box from Grasslands Road
My 1st Rosary set with rosary and ceramic keepsake box includes a blue rosary with light blue beads and an intricately detailed cross. Both rosary and keepsake box arrive in a lovely gift box. This classic Blessed New Arrivals set is the ideal christening, baptism, or shower gift. Holder measures 2 1/4″ x 2 3/8″. Rosary measures 20″ x 1″.
- Rosary with light blue beads and an intricately detailed cross and keepsake box
- Rosary measures 20 inches long x 1 inch
- Ceramic keepsake holder measures 2 1/4 x 2 3/8 inches
- Ideal christening, baptism, or shower gift
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Baby Boy First Bible and 4″ Pewter Baptism Guardian Angel Crib Cross
Hold your little one close. Begin to put God’s word in his heart. Enjoy the treasured times as you share these Bible stories with him again and again.
- 4″ Pewter Baptism Guardian Angel Crib Cross
- Reads “Bless the child who lives here. Fill his life with love and cheer.
- Keep him safe year after year.”
- 96 page 4″ x 6″ His First Bible
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Baptism Gift Ideas for Girls
Girl’s First Communion or Baptism Sterling Silver “I Am a Child of God” Daisy Necklace
Sterling silver pendant necklace with sterling silver “I Am a Child of God” daisy charm that floats on a high-quality 14 inch box chain. Comes in a beautiful gift box and makes a timeless gift they will remember forever. Perfect Baptism, First Communion, or Confirmation Gift for Girls!
- Girl’s Sterling Silver “I Am a Child of God” Daisy Charm (17mm x 17mm)
- Great First Communion or Confirmation Keepsake Gift
- Sterling Silver High-Quality Box Chain (14″ or 16-18″ Adjustable)
- Necklace Comes in a Beautiful Gift Box
- Keepsake Quality, Durable
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Precious Moments You Are A Child Of God, Bisque Porcelain Cross
Bright-eyed and full of wonder, this precious baby girl has just been baptized into God’s family. Commemorative cross features space on the back for you to write Baby’s name and christening date (pen not included). A constant reminder that Baby Girl is loved and protected for all of her days; it is a faith-filled addition to her nursery. Give this intricate cross as a baptism gift or christening gift and it is sure to be treasured throughout her childhood and beyond. This piece has been meticulously sculpted of fine bisque porcelain and expertly hand painted. Approximately 6.25 inches high.
- Bright-eyed and full of wonder, this precious baby girl has just been baptized into God’s family.
- Commemorative cross features space on the back for you to write Baby’s name and christening date (pen not included).
- A constant reminder that Baby Girl is loved and protected for all of her days; it is a faith-filled addition to her nursery
- Give this intricate cross as a lasting reminder of her baptismal day and it is sure to be treasured throughout her childhood and beyond
- Sculpted of fine bisque porcelain and meticulously hand painted
- Approximately 6.25 inches high
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Christening Sterling Silver Cross Charm Keepsake Bracelet with Swarovski Simulated Pink Pearls White Crystals
Keepsake, Communion, Christening, Baptism bracelet for baby and child. Glamour and classic style combine in this handmade bracelet! Only the very best will do – and this special bracelet is a perfect choice. Hand strung by a stay-at-home mom in Brooklyn, NY.
Sizing: please order according to child’s age and wrist size. Measure child’s wrist exactly and add a 1/4 to 1/2 inch to the circumference and order accordingly. For example, if child’s wrist measures 5 inches – order the MEDIUM+.
If you cannot measure the child’s wrist, please refer to the age recommendation:
• Extra Small (Preemie-Newborn, 3.75″ )
• Small (0-9 Months, 4″)
• Small + (6-15 Months, 4.5″)
• Medium (1-3 Years, 5″)
• Medium + (2-5 Years, 5.5″)
• Large (5-12 Years, 6″)
All bracelets include approximately 1 inch of sterling silver extender chain, so your bracelet can grow with your child. A matching necklace is available as well. This bracelet would be perfect for any flower girl or junior bridesmaid! It’s also a beautiful memento for a baptism, christening, baby dedication, First Communion, confirmation. It is heirloom of quality and will surely be cherished.
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Baptism Gift Ideas for Adults
Personalized Baptism Keepsake Box Engraved Glass Jewelry Box Gift
Make a Baptism even more memorable with a personalized glass keepsake box from J. Devlin Glass Art. This 3 1/4″ x 3 1/4″ x 3″ glass box sits neatly above the surface, casting soft light in all directions. It features clear cube textured glass sides and a clear glass lid adorned with beaded edging and a filigree lift. This glass jewelry box is the perfect size for to showcase memento, trainkets and keepsakes.
- This personalized Baptism jewelry box features a clear cube glass on the sides and an iridescent glass in the bottom that shimmers with a rainbow of colors.
- ‘Cross’ and ‘Baptized’ constant personalize this glass box with a name and date
- Decorative feet, beaded edging and a filigree box handle add to the charm of this keepsake box.
- Handcrafted stained glass keepsake gift made with lead free solder to protect you and the environment
- Designed and Manufactured by J Devlin 3 1/4″ x 3 1/4″ x 3″
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Twin Saints Christian Gift:”I Am With You Always” Leather Wallet Card with Bible Verse and Pocket Cross
A beautiful Christian gift, this brown leather wallet card has been embossed with Jesus’ quote from Matthew 28:20, “I am with you always” and is boxed together with an olive wood pocket cross and velvet pouch for carrying or safekeeping.
- Made in USA and Imported
- “I am with you always” quote from Matthew 28:20, A Perfect Christian gift
- Hand Dyed American Leather Wallet Card Embossed with a Bible Verse
- 2″ Olive Wood Pocket Cross can be strung on a cord or necklace.
- Boxed for Gifting, velvet carrying pouch included
- Made by Twin Saints Leather
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