Whether he’s turning 1 or 31, a godson’s birthday is always special. As a godparent, you’ve held an honored place in his life from the very beginning. Helping him celebrate milestones – both big and small – is part of the job. In fact, it’s one of the perks.
That doesn’t mean that figuring out what to say on his birthday is always easy. Whether you mean to tell your godson how much you love him, or just make him laugh with a little birthday humor, you want your message to be memorable.
To help you out, we’ve put together this list of birthday wishes for a godson. These birthday messages are written in a variety of styles, so you can find one that’s perfect for that very special birthday boy.
First off, here are some birthday greetings for an older/adult godson.
- Happy Birthday, Godson! We must have done something right, because you turned out to be an amazing guy. Okay, maybe your parents had something to do with it as well.
- Happy Birthday to a wonderful godson! You keep getting more and more amazing, and we keep being more and more proud.
- Happy Birthday, Godson! Even though you’re grown up now, know that you still have a couple of godparents who are looking out for you.
- As your godparents, we’d like to take credit for the smart, talented, and all-around amazing person you’ve become. But the truth is, that’s just who you are. Happy Birthday to a wonderful godson!
- Happy Birthday to my godson, who is a great guy. In fact, he’s the greatest.
- Happy Birthday to an amazing godson, from one of your earliest fans.
- Happy Birthday to my godson, who has grown up to be a pretty great guy despite having some seriously weird godparents.
- Best birthday wishes for the best godson ever!
- Happy Birthday to a fantastic fella, who just happens to be my godson. It’s been one of the greatest pleasures of my life to watch you grow into the man you are.
- Happy Birthday to a godson who continues to amaze us with his talent, charm, and sheer awesomeness. Hope your birthday is as wonderful as you are.
Here are some birthday wishes for a little godson.
- Happy Birthday, Godson! Your fairy godmother wishes you a magical birthday!
- Happy Birthday to my sweet little godson! You are more precious to me than I can say!
- Happy Birthday, Godson! Mom and Dad must be doing something right, because you’re growing up to be a great guy!
- Happy Birthday to a great kid whom we are proud to call our godson.
Here are a few sweet messages for a godson on his 1st birthday.
- Happy 1st Birthday to our adorable godson! You are one amazing kid!
- Happy Birthday to my godson, who’s turning one year old today! Good thing his parents are amazing, because this little boy is a handful!
- Happy 1st Birthday to a godson who is truly one-derful!
These birthday wishes are a for a godson who’s turning two.
- Happy 2nd Birthday to our godson. You are two cute!
- Happy Birthday to my little godson! The only thing terrible about this two-year-old is how terribly cute he is.
- Happy 2nd Birthday to our godson, who just keeps getting cuter, and cuter, and cuter…
Here are some birthday messages for a godson celebrating his 18th birthday. For more options, see this big list of 18th birthday wishes.
- Happy 18th Birthday, Godson! Now that you’re officially an adult, my work is done.
- Best wishes on your 18th birthday. You may be an adult in the eyes of the law, but in my eyes, you are still the same precious godson I first met in the maternity ward.
- Happy Birthday to my godson, who’s turning 18 today. He was a pretty awesome kid, and now he’s a pretty awesome adult.
Finally, here are some birthday greetings for a godson who’s turning 21. For more 21st birthday wishes, see this article.
- Raise a glass to our fantastic godson! He’s turning 21 today!
- Happy 21st Birthday to our godson! Another milestone down, still the same great person!
- As your godmother, it’s my job to look out for you. Unfortunately, now that you’re of drinking age, my job is about to get a whole lot harder. Oh well, have a Happy 21st Birthday anyway!