With folks shut in during the coronavirus pandemic, churches in Browning are adjusting accordingly as Easter Sunday approaches.
At the Little Flower Parish, Palm Sunday was celebrated with a live stream Mass at 10 a.m. and a live Mass on KBWB Thunder Radio at 11 a.m. This week, Little Flower will host a live stream Mass at 7 p.m. on Holy Thursday and a live radio Mass on KBWG simultaneously at 7 p.m.
On Good Friday, the Lord’s Passion will be live streamed at 3 p.m. while the traditional Good Friday Service will be carried live on KBWG at 7 p.m. Holy Saturday will feature a live stream Mass at 9 p.m.; then on Easter Sunday, April 12, a live stream Mass will start at 10 a.m. while the live radio Mass on KBWG will begin at 11 a.m.
Meanwhile, Pastor Calvin Hill at the Blackfeet United Methodist Church announced, “With the continue news of COVID-19 pandemic, Bishop Oliveto has strongly recommended suspensions of all in-person worship services and gatherings through May 1. Therefore all BUMP worship services and in-person gathering will be suspended until May 1. BUMP Mission includes Babb, Browning and Heart Butte churches.”
In addition, Pastor Hill listed the readings for the week.
Wednesday - Matthew 26:6-13 Topic: Honor
Thursday - Matthew 26:26-35 Topic: The Last Supper
Friday - Matthew 26:57-27:56 Topic: Jesus’ Crucifixion
Saturday - Matthew 27:57-66 Topic: Holy Saturday
A short prayer service will be held at noon each day, and Sunday’s Easter services will be live streamed on the BUMP mission Facebook page.
Finally, Four Winds Assembly of God announced Pastor Joel Toppen will conduct a special Good Friday service at 7 p.m. and an Easter Sunday service at noon on April 12, presented on the Four Winds Assembly of God Facebook page.