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Coffee to be at history museum Main Street Mariposa will be hosting the next “Friday Coffee” event at the Mariposa Museum and History Center. It is located on Jessie Street across from Happy Burger. It will be Friday, March 29 at 8:30 a.m. At this event, museum officials are planning to run the historic stamp mill as well as have […]

Card of Thanks

From left, Mariposa Bears cheerleaders Liana Willey, Mia Neilson, Kalena Perez, Acacia Bass, Alexis Borba and Anabel Hughes are shown. Submitted photoThe Mariposa Bears junior varsity and varsity cheer squad would like to thank the following businesses for sponsoring their trip to the 2018 JAMZ Nationals Championship in Las Vegas, Nev.: Pizza Factory, Don Rubens Mexican Restaurant, Pioneer Market, Catheys […]

The gift of grace that comes from truth

PASTOR’S CORNER

Wynter Sturtevant IIIWe can be very skilled at building ladders meant to distinguish ourselves from those below. People try to gain higher ground and point out just how bad the people beneath them are. As Christians, we can fall into the trap of resting our ladders on the Law of God and our works. Yes, the higher we are the […]

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Story Slam set for March This year’s Story Slam — theme: “That Animal!” — will take place on Friday, March 8, at the United Methodist Church. Participants can register at 6:30 p.m. There are cash prizes for first, second and third places. See the posters around town or visit Mariposa Storytelling on Facebook to see the complete rules. Organizers stress […]

Action, not looks, is what matters

PASTOR’S CORNER

Allison Byerley Every church has in it a picture of Jesus, probably the same picture of Jesus. You know the one I am talking about. It is from the shoulders up and Jesus is looking up to the left-hand corner of the frame. He has long, straight brownish hair, a neat beard and a very serene, holy look on his […]

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MCGS hosts meetings Merced County Genealogical Society (MCGS) invites anyone who would like to know more about their own family tree to attend its meetings on the third or fourth Saturday each month at the Merced County Library’s Gracey Room at 2100 O Street in Merced at 1 p.m. MCGS has been active since 1983, and each month, it has […]


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