Sermon, Matthew 14:13-21, Feeding the 500

When You’re Down To Five Loaves And Two Fish – A Sermon On Matthew 14:13-21

Five loaves and two fish. I know what that’s like and I’ll bet you do too. The day of my divorce was a five loaves and two fish kind of day. And so was the day my older son died and the years that followed. A couple of weeks ago one of my best friends called to give me the most recent report from his oncologist and I felt like I had nothing but five loaves and two fish. Continue reading When You’re Down To Five Loaves And Two Fish – A Sermon On Matthew 14:13-21

Forward Day by Day, John 6:5, Feeding the 5000, Hunger

It’s Not About the Math

John 6:5. “When he looked up and saw a large crowd coming toward him, Jesus said to Philip, ‘Where are we to buy bread for these people to eat?’” Do the math: one loaf for every thousand people and half a fish for every one thousand two hundred fifty people. “Six month’s wages would not buy enough bread for each of them to get a … Continue reading It’s Not About the Math