07-22-2018 Sermon - The Good Shepherd Feeds His Flock

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It is significant that Jesus' feeding of the 5,000 is included in all four Gospel Accounts. Other than the resurrection itself, it is the only miracle occurring in all four! And its importance may be indicated by the comment in Mark 6:34 "he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd." I say this because God had previously promised through his Prophets and in the Psalms that the day would come when the Lord himself would come and shepherd his people. And this miracle is a clear sign that the promise was being fulfilled by Jesus...