Christmas is nearing and so is gift-giving, lots of opportunities to shop for gifts to offer your loved ones. The kind of presents that are typically received and given during Christmas time vary from the standard and typical to the personal and elaborate. If you plan to go all out this season in terms of Christmas shopping, be sure to start saving up now to avoid the effects of Christmas spending. Before you start creating that Christmas gift list, you might want to consider something spiritual for some people in your list. 

A more meaningful present for Christmas that will help the recipient grow more spiritually is a present that is remembered for the upcoming years. Here are some ideas to help you:

Inspirational book

Whether it is a prayer hymn book, a self-help book, or an uplifting novel, a book that will nourish and inspire mentally, emotionally, and spiritually can be an excellent gift for anyone. Look through your favorite bookstore, both online and brick and mortar, and you’ll surely find something that 


There is much spirituality and reflection in art. Giving a painting, sculpture, or other forms of holy art will be highly appreciated by a lot of people. It doesn’t have to be expensive – it can be replicas of original artworks. One type of artwork that is usually appreciated by a lot of people are artworks that include bible passages. There are lots of these that are great as a message to uplift the person who will receive it.  

Charity donation

Although this gift will not be directly received by your intended recipient, a donation to well-chosen charity in the name of your intended recipient can be very moving and inspirational. This involves donating a certain amount to a chosen charitable organization under the name of the person you want to give a gift to. You can usually request for a thank you or acknowledgment card from the organization with the donor’s name. Make sure to choose an organization that holds special significance for the person you’re giving it to.

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Marina Pal is a renowned author and social media enthusiast.