106 Saylor Lane
Bat Cave, N.C. 28710
Rev. J. Wesley
The Right Rev. G. Porter Taylor,
Bishop Diocese of Western N.C.
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The Church of
the Transfiguration serves a diverse congregation made up of year
round residents, part-time residents, and visitors to the area.
Holy place, we come together to nurture and support each other on
our spiritual journeys. Together we find empowerment for our
ministries. Won't you join us?
Rev. Wes Shields and his wife Laura.
Emma 6, Cody3, and Tucker 1.
T-Bone the dog.
Our mission as the Church of the Transfiguration is to
acknowledge Jesus Christ as revealed to us in the Scriptures
through worship, prayer, and study, and to proclaim the Good
News joyfully in a ministry of servanthood.
Couldn't make it to Church on
Visit this link to hear Fr. Wes's Sermon
30, 2014 Sermon
Check out the links on the left to hear archived
Mark Your Calendar
Greening of the Church
after the 10:00 Service on December 21
Christmas Eve Services
6 p.m. Holy Eucharist
The Candle Light Christmas Eve Service will be
earlier this year
Carols at 9:30 p.m.
Holy Eucharist at 10:00 p.m.
on January 18 after the 10:00 service
Tuesday, January 20 9:00 a.m - 1:30 p.m.
See the Newsletter for more
information about this exciting opportunity
to identify and explore your Spiritual Gifts.
for information on upcoming events.
Lay Ministry Schedules
Lay Ministry Schedule for December
Lay Ministry Schedule for January and February
Thanks you to the members who put the playground together!
Pumpkin Tossing at the Sunday School Party
Join us for Children's Sunday School at
On Sunday Dec. 14, the children were surprised with Bibles
of their own.
We are learning the 10 Commandments and about the Holy
Hosting the Coffee Hour was fun!
The TCW Annual Christmas Party included
See the angels we made by
clicking here for the Photo Album.
The First Annual Children's Christmas Party. The Children
made ornaments and decorated the tree. Everyone sang
Christmas Carols to Mike Maziarka's beautiful auto harp and
Julie read the Night Before Christmas with a little help
from the kids!
Cleaning Day: Preparing for Advent!
Everyone stayed after the service to clean the church and
parish hall from the floor up.
Click here to see more pictures
of the great cleaning day.
Wednesdays at 11 after the
10:00 Eucharist and Healing Service
Friendship Dinners: Every Sunday at
4:30 p.m. the church
celebrates a Friendship Dinner.
The community is invited.
You do not have to attend the church to participate
in this community gathering.
The dinner is free. No dress code. No reservations.
No church service.
Come to our
Join us for fellowship and a hearty breakfast of
grits, sausage, bacon, eggs, pancakes, biscuits and
gravy . . . YUM! 8:30 a.m..
Check the newsletter for details.
The third Saturday of the month.
Dec. 20, Jan. 17
2nd Tuesday of the Month
Bring a lunch.
12:30 for lunch
meeting begins at 1 p.m.
Second Wednesday of the Month
Church Parish Hall.
All are welcome to attend.
In September, we celebrated The Holy Eucharist at Lake Lure
Beach. For more photos of the picnic and service,
Church Breakfasts. We love to eat!
Transfiguration Church Women
It's our ECW out to Lunch!
Holy Eucharist 8:00
Adult Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
Children's Sunday School 10 a.m.
Eucharist and Healing 10:00 a.m.
Bible Study 11:00 a.m.
following the Healing Service
service times, please see the church newsletter.
here to Tour the Church