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 the Chapel
You may also check weekly parish bulletin for holiday and Holy Day Mass times.
Parish Activities Week of September 21, 2014
- Sunday: RCIA, 9am, Parish Center Meeting Room - Crusaders for Christ, 6pm, Parish Center - SOZO Teens, 6pm, Education Building
- Monday: PSR/Sacramental Prep, 6pm, Education Building/Parish Center - Knitting Ministry, 7pm, Rectory Office
- Tuesday: Bible Study, 12:30pm, Parish Center Meeting Room - Knitting Ministry, 2:30pm, Parish Center Meeting Room - Quiet Prayer, 5-8pm, Prayer Room - Bible Study, 7pm, Parish Center Meeting Room - Knights of Columbus, 7pm, Education Building
- Wednesday: Grief Share, 1pm, Parish Center Meeting Room - Prayer and Praise, 7pm, Chapel
- Thursday: Knights of Columbus, 7pm, Education Building - Contemplative Prayer, 7pm, Parish Center Meeting Room
- Friday: AA Meeting, 7pm, Education Building
- Saturday: No listed events.
- Sunday: RCIA, 9pm, Parish Center Meeting Room - SOZO Teens, 6pm, Education Building
Parish Food Drive - Our Shelves Are Bare! St. Martin's food pantrty needs your help to restock their shelves. Bring your non-perishable items to the rectory garage now through Sunday, October 5. Some of the most needed items are: cereal, canned fruit, soups, tuna, peanut butter, jelly, condiments (mustard, ketchup, salad dressings), flour, sugar, and paper towels. St. Martin's, as well as local families in need, thank you for your generosity!
Blessing of the Animals All parishioners are invited to bring their favorite pets to the Church parking lot on Saturday, October 4 at 11:00 a.m. for the annual Blessing of the Animals. This special service is held by Father Dunphy in celebration of the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi. It is a day to bless and give thanks for all our pets.
Attention Retirees and Homemakers The St. Martin of Tours ministry of the "Good Samaritans" is in need of Volunteer drivers who are available weekdays to take elderly folks to doctor appointments. The commitment would be for approximately 2 hours once or twice a month. We work in union with "Faith in Action." Liability is covered through the Good Samaritan Act and insurance is covered through Faith in Action. For more information please call Roger Fashempour (330) 952-0785 or Mary Takacs (330) 483-3808, ext. 234.