Christening is one of the most revered Christian traditions in the life of a Christian. It is not only a symbol of purity but also considered as the holy tradition of the Christianity. Keeping in mind the pertinence of event, people generally think of inviting different guests on the occasion to cherish the memorable event in the lives of the concerned family. Although the process and invitation are considered simple but still there are certain rudiments which must be kept in mind in order to extend a powerful invitation. If these rudiments are not taken care off during the procedural invitation, the event is most likely to turn into a farce. Surely, no one wants to mess up on such occasion; therefore, the proper invitation is an important aspect of christening invitation process.
Some people invite friends and other relations on christening invitations but mainly it is a family event. Preferably, the member of the family must be extended the invitation with utmost reverence. Your friends might feel inclined to join you on such events but they won’t be thrilled to be at such invitation. So it is better not to disturb them on such events. You could easily concentrate on your family relations to bestow you with their affection and love at the christening event. Therefore, the most imperative aspect is to invite the entire family member on such auspicious occasion.
The invitees are from your family so there is no need to extend all sort of formal gratitude and thank you notes. You could just informally stroll to your family members and ask them to come at your party. Having said so, it is also important to let them know about the timing of the party. Obviously, the purpose of invitation would automatically die if most of your guest reaches the party after mentioned time. Thus, it is important that you must let them know with kind words that they should be on time for the christening ceremony. Let them know that it would be a pleasure to welcome them on such an auspicious occasion.
Useful Christening Invitation Templates on Internet
Here are some useful Christening Invitation Templates available on Internet for you to download.
Although it is not considered important to extend invitation 1-2 weeks earlier for such events but you must convey the events 2-3 days before the ceremony. Otherwise, most of your invitees would be irritated by your timing. Choose Sunday for such invitations because most of the family members would be free during that time period and therefore, could easily join you in the party. If some of the family members have some rift going with you, you could personally visit them and make an invitation to them so that they could also come at the auspicious occasion of christening. Also, gently narrate the food items you would be serving on the auspicious event. It might tempt some of the members to participate in your ceremony. Let them know the duration of your party too because most of the people would give up the idea of participation only because they would fear the log duration of the event.