Gifts for Children

10 Baptism Gift Ideas

A baptism is a very personal and monumental event for a family and their child. Being a part of such a big day is quite a privilege, and you may want to give the family a gift to commemorate the occasion. However, you may be scratching your brain trying to think of ideas. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of ten baptism gift ideas for infant baptisms to get you started.

Customized Baptism Blanket

While this personalized blanket is a good baptism gift idea for anyone, it’s especially suited for grandparents or godparents. The imprinted blanket serves as a time capsule commemorating the baptism. This soft fleece blanket is 36” by 36” and comes in blue or pink with satin edging. Moreover, the blanket can be personalized with the child’s name, or a special message up to 25 characters long. It is also imprinted with a cross, a dove and a Bible. Custom Catch produces this baptism blanket and you can purchase it on Amazon for $23.95. Furthermore, with a one-day customization service, you won’t have to wait long for your gift to arrive.

Baptism Baby Blanket

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Baby’s First Bible

You may want to give a gift that will start your niece, nephew, godchild or grandchild on their spiritual journey. While there are many children’s Bibles available, this Bible is quite popular for good reason. The Jesus Storybook Bible presents Bible stories in an engaging writing that children can understand. The beautiful illustrations on each page will capture their attention. You can purchase the Jesus Storybook Bible in hardcover or imitation leather at the reasonable price of $11.89, respectively $20.72. Also, it is available on Amazon Prime for members who want to take advantage of the free shipping.

The Jesus Storybook Bible

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Lamb Baby Rattle

A toy is always a welcome gift, and a lamb makes a good choice for our baptism gift ideas due to the symbolic religious meaning. This soft plush toy is safe for all ages, it has embroidered eyes and nose instead of buttons that can be choking hazards for infants. The toy rattles and will be sure to delight the young recipient. This toy is available on Amazon Prime for $11.95/. Furthermore, this machine washable toy is quite practical for the parents.

Gund Winky Lamb Baby Rattle

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Decorative Guardian Angel

This beautiful and symbolic 5-inch tall figure is hand carved and arrives in a gift box with an enclosed card. This heart touching figure expresses a guardian angel leaning over and holding a child by the hands. Currently available via Amazon Prime for $15.00 and also with free shipping.

Willow Tree Guardian Angel

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“Dear Pope Francis” Children’s Book

A themed book may be the perfect addition to the child’s growing library. “Dear Pope Francis” features images of the original letters and illustrations from the children who wrote them, as well as transcriptions in an easy-to-read font. Pope Francis’ endearing and heartfelt responses are provided as well and help to answer children’s spiritual questions. The book is available for $12.57.

Dear Pope Francis: The Pope Answers Letters from Children Around the World

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Baptism Plush Toy

This plush lamb is not only cute but recites a Catholic prayer in a child’s voice. The product is recommended for three years old and up, so keep that in mind when deciding whom to purchase it for. It is available on Amazon Prime for $19.99 and free shipping too.

Baptism Lamb Plush Toy

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Memory Book & Baby Document Briefcase

This gift will be welcome to any parent, whether they are crafty or not. This pre-organized memory book includes pockets for pictures and keepsakes, checklists and everything needed to cover the baby’s milestones. It is sturdily built and includes extra labels and envelopes for any milestones you might want to add. You can give it to the parents as it comes, or surprise them by starting them off with pictures or keepsakes from their baby’s baptism. Moreover, it comes with a file folder to ensure plenty of space to save all of the valuable memories that they will make. Normally selling on Amazon for $49.07, you can purchase it on Amazon Prime for much less on sale, for $25.97.

Memory Book & Baby Document Briefcase

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Decorative Picture Holder

Parents love taking pictures of their children. Providing a way for them to display some of those pictures is sure to be a hit. This Umbra photo display provides a whimsical method to hang and easily change out some of the hundreds of pictures they are sure to take of their child. Also, you can even start them out with some pictures from the baptism. Taking 30” by 26” of wall space, two posts support five twine clothesline style wires with 40 total clothespins to hold photos or other keepsakes. The product sales for $20.50, also with free shipping. There are four color schemes to choose from.

Umbra Hangit Photo Display

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“God Gave Us You” Children’s Book

This endearing storybook answers the question “Where did I come from?”. Written as a dialogue between a mother polar bear and her cub, this book assures children they are important and desired gifts from God. Normally available on Amazon for $10.99, this hardcover book is on sale currently for $7.20.

God Gave Us You

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Noah’s Ark Animals Set

Another special toy to commemorate a meaningful day, this great addition to our baptism gift ideas features an ark and a set of six plush bean animals. The ark has a Velcro opening so all the animals can be stored inside, which also makes it an ideal traveling toy. This toy is available for $24.50 with free shipping too and we recommend it for children who are at least three years old.

Plush Noah's Ark Animals Set


These baptism gift ideas will surely help you with choosing the perfect gift for the special person in your life on their big day. Many of these gifts can be a special keepsake to remember the baptism. From personal to practical, these gifts cover it all at very reasonable prices. Also, these purposeful baptism gifts won’t go to waste and will be helpful for the long haul. Do you have baptism gift ideas that are sure to be a hit? If so, please share them below.

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