A large crowd of people went to listen to Jesus speak when he was in a deserted area far from any towns because they saw the miracles he had done in healing the sick. At the end of the day they were hungry but there was no place nearby where they could buy food. There was a boy in the crowd who had five loaves of bread and two fish. He shared what he had with his immediate neighbors. By giving each person one loaf of bread or one fish he was able to feed himself and six other people. The rest of the crowd went hungry.
Have you ever read this story in the Bible? Neither have I, but there is one that is very similar to it. The only difference is what the boy did with the food he had. Read the rest of this entry