Confirmation Corner
Mission Trip

 What's Now 

  8th Grade Retreat - April 29-30: Register NOW!!!

All current 8th graders!

 Registration is now open for the 8th grade retreat, “Looking One Step Beyond”. This retreat will be held Saturday and Sunday, April 29-30.  The purpose of this retreat is to help our 8th graders move into high school just a little more easily. We will be leaving from the FLC on Saturday at 9:30am and returning to attend noon mass on Sunday.

 Volunteer drivers will be needed, please let Theresa or Melisa know if you can help!

 Registrations can be found by clicking on the Forms tab and are due April 23.

 If you have any questions, contact Melisa at mgonzalez(at)transfiguration.com or Theresa at tbrader(at)transfiguration.com 


 Lenten Bible Study & Rosary

Wednesday nights, 7:45-9:00pm in the Youth Room

March 15, 22, 29, & April 12

Beginning March 15th we will be offering a Lenten Bible Study lead by our very own Karen Paonessa and Theresa Brader.

If you would Like to come say the Rosary, come at 7:45pm. 

Bible Study will begin at 8:00pm. 

Email tbrader(at)transfiguration.com, if you have any questions.


Attention Seniors!!!

If you are involved in ChrisTeen, please sign up for Senior Night here 

If you would like to sign up for Baccalaureate (open to all seniors in the parish), please sign up here!


2017 Scholarships for Seniors

Stephanie Ann Randall Memorial Scholarship

Men's Club Scholarship: Application deadline has been extended to Friday, April 28!!!

Respect Life Scholarship

Click the FORMS tab to download applications. Thank you to  the Randall Family, Men's Club and Respect Life for supporting our seniors!




NCYC 2017!

November 16-19

Registration is OPEN!

Only 2 WEEKS left to Register!!!! April 30th is the Cut-Off.

Rising 9th - Rising 12th Graders 

We still have open spaces available, sign-up today! 

This is a life-changing experience!

National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) is a powerful experience of prayer, community, and empowerment for high school teenagers and their adult chaperones. The schedule includes praise and worship, keynote addresses, workshop sessions addressing a wide variety of topics, and so much more. This 3 day conference is being organized by National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry. The venue of this event is Indiana Convention Center which is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Click HERE for reservation form, contact Melisa for specifics at mgonzalez(at)transfiguration.com 

Next meeting is April 11th @ 7:30 in the FLC


Notre Dame Vision Summer Conference

Date: June 26–30 @ University of Notre Dame. Notre Dame Vision is for all high school students. It is a 5-day conference that includes dynamic large group experiences, reflective small group time, profound liturgies, and excellent music. Speakers from all across the country will break open important themes throughout the week and help participants to relate them to their own lives. Read more…  Melisa will be chaperoning a group from Transfiguration. Registration closes April 30, first come, first served until the bus is full, register ASAP.



 M4 Tour G.U.I.D.E. Applications Available NOW!

 Are you in high school and looking for a service project this summer? Be a "tour guide" for our junior high M4 Tour. We need strong, responsible leaders to work with our junior high participants during this week of service!

The M4 Tour (Mighty Middle School Mini- Mission Tour) is for rising 7th and 8th graders. There is no overnight stay involved, we meet at the Family Life Center each morning before we head out to our service sites. It is from May 30th - June 2nd, Tuesday - Thursday is from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Friday, June 2, we will begin at 11:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. with a potluck dinner at 5:30 for families and participants.  Each day will be filled with activities revolving around serving others and the impact that has on our lives and our community.

Applications are available by clicking the FORMS tab above, or HERE. Please contact Theresa at tbrader(at)transfiguration.com with any questions.


ChrisTeen T-Shirts Are Back!!!!

The new design is here!!!!

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Our new ChrisTeen t-shirts are in! They are a soft black color with a white image. The shirts are Fair Trade, 100% organic cotton. Because of this, we do suggest ordering up one size from your typical size.

The cost is $15.00

We are taking orders now. Click HERE to order your shirt!

  *For Mission trip and NCYC meeting dates, please click the appropriate tab above.

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Congratulations to Allen Clark, the Chili Champion. Click here for Allen's winning recipe.

Thanks to all who came to support the event. It was a delicious and fun evening!

 Love Through It! Welcome home from retreat 11th and 12th Grade!You are soooo loved!

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ChrisTeen In the Know

Looking for Service Opportunities?

Come help ChrisTeen sell donuts! Or, help sell biscuits!

The first Sunday of each month the teens sell donuts and biscuits after each mass in Bishop Hall. It is a fun way to meet people, help raise money for our scholarship fund and earn some service hours.

Donuts - contact Sam: s.nabb(at)yahoo.com

Biscuits - contact Dominic: reillycmgd(at)aol.com or Zack: zackhobby(at)gmail.com

Prayer Listeners are Needed!

Once a month, students in K-8 need help reciting/practicing their prayers. Junior high/high school students, and adults are perfect to help facilitate this wonderful tradition. Monday at 4:00 & 6:00, Tuesday at 6:00, and Sunday at 4:30 is where we have our greatest need. Please contact Sheila at smurray(at)transfiguration.com if you would like to help.


 What's Happening by Date

April 12-19 - Parish Offices Closed and no class for Easter

April 23 - Classes Resume

April 23 - Volunteers Needed for Faith & Sharing Reception 11:30-2

April 29-30 - 8th Grade Retreat

May 2 - Mission Trip Meeting

May 5 - 7th Grade Welcome

May 7 - Senior Night

May 9 - Peer Ministry BBQ

May 21 - Baccalaureate Mass

May 30-June 2 - M4 Tour

June 3 - Confirmation

June 4-10 - Memphis Mission Trip

June 16 - Starve Wars

June 24-July 1 - Nicaragua Mission Trip

July 9-15 - Charleston Mission Trip

June 26-30 - Notre Dame Vision



Your ChrisTeen Staff

Director of Youth Ministry
Joyce Guris, 770-977-1442, Ext.155, jguris(at)transfiguration.com
High School Youth Ministry Coordinator
Melisa Gonzalez, 770-977-1442, Ext 161, mgonzalez(at)transfiguration.com
Jr. High Youth Ministry Coordinator
Theresa Brader, 770-977-1442, Ext 148, tbrader(at)transfiguration.com
Confirmation Coordinator
Karen Paonessa 770-977-1442, Ext 148, kpaonessa(at)transfiguration.com
PREP Administrative Assistants
Gloria Nolasco, 770-977-1442, Ext 125, gnolasco(at)transfiguration.com
Penny Fitzpatrick, 770-977-1442, ext 129, pfitzpatrick(at)transfiguration.com

Peer Ministry Information

If you are interested in getting involved in serving the young Church and making new friends in ChrisTeen and are in High School contact Melisa. Jr High teens, contact Theresa.

Peer Ministry(PM)  Upcoming Events.

April 18, 7:30 pm, Peer Ministry Meeting


 Junior High Corner

M4 Tour

The M4 Tour (Mighty Middle School Mini- Mission Tour) is for rising 7th and 8th graders.  It was named a “mini-mission tour” because there is no overnight stay involved. 

The four day tour will begin on a Tuesday and end on Friday; times are 9:00 a.m.  – 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 30th – Thursday, June 1st and 11:00 – 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 2nd. 

We will meet each morning at the Family Life Center.  Each day will be filled with activities revolving around serving others and the impact that has on our lives and the community we live in.  Our activities will be both on Transfigurations grounds and within our local community.

God is good... all the time!

Registration Forms are available now! Click HERE.

Contact Theresa, tbrader(at)transfiguration.com, 770-977-1442, ext 148, for details!