All are Welcomed to Join Us!
Since 1849, the Parish of St. Martin of Tours has served the community of Valley City, Ohio. Located in a beautiful country setting in the northwest corner of Medina County, St. Martin of Tours is a Catholic Community founded in faith and love for the most sacred Triune God and mankind.
Information & Notices
Sunday: 8:00 & 10:30am
5:00pm in Chapel (No 5pm Mass on Christmas)
Communal Penance Service: 7:00pm Dec. 12
You may also check weekly parish bulletin for holiday and Holy Day Mass times.
Parish Activities Week of December 8, 2013:
- Sunday: RCIA, 9am, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ SOZO Teens, 6pm, Education Building
- Monday: Advocates for Life, 1pm, Education Building ~ PSR, 6pm, Education Building/Parish Center ~ Knitting Ministry, 7pm, Rectory ~ Rosary Recited, 7pm, Prayer Room
- Tuesday: Bible Study, 12:30pm, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Knitting Ministry, 2:30pm, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Quiet Prayer, 5pm, Prayer Room ~ Bible Study, 7pm, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Baptism Class, 7pm, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Knights of Columbus, 7pm, Education Building
- Wednesday: Prayer and Praise, 7pm, Chapel
- Thursday: Children's Pageant, 6pm, Church ~ Communal Penance, 7pm, Church
- Friday: AA Meeting, 7pm, Education Building ~ K of C Christmas Party, Parish Center
- Saturday: Parish Christmas Open House, 6pm, Parish Center ~ SOZO Overnight Retreat, 7pm, Education Building
- Sunday: RCIA, 9am, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Adult Confirmation, 9am, Parish Center Meeting Room ~ Parish Christmas Open House, after the Masses, Parish Center ~ Crusaders Christmas Party, 3pm, Parish Center
Sign up for portaits to be taken 1/08/14.
Pope Francis has announced an Extraordinary Synod on the Family for October 2014. Please pray as preparations are made for this important event.
Parish Christmas Open House St. Martin's Hospitality Committee invites everyone to the Parish Center for our annual Christmas Open House on Saturday, December 14 adn Sunday, December 15 after all the Masses. Bring the whole family and enjoy the beautiful decorations, have some refreshments and share some Christmas cheer with your fellow parishioners!
Birthcare Christmas Giving Tree Advent means that it is time for our annual Giving Tree for Birthcare of Medina County. Items most needed at this time are: winter coats, blanket sleepers, and winter clothing (Sizes 2T-5T), baby wipes, diapers (sizes 4, 5 & 6), pull-ups (sizes 3T-5T) and Similac Advance formula. Please bring your donations and place them under the tree in the Gathering Area during Advent. Birthcare helps mothers and children in Medina County.
Children's Christmas Pageant All preschool through 4th grade children are welcome to participate in St. Martin's Children's Christmas Pageant which takes place before the 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Mass on December 24. Practices will be held in the church on Thursday, December 12 from 6:00-6:45 p.m. and Thursday, December 19 from 6:00-6:30 p.m. Parents are asked to stay with their children.