Mark 6:30-44                          

 Intro – A new light on an old story

  I. The Good Shepherd

  1. Understanding the Old Testament idea of “Shepherd” Num 27:15
  2. Contrasting the bad “shepherd Ezek 34:1-4,11,12
  3. The crowd desiring to make Jesus king by force John 6:14,15

 II. The Feeding of the “sheep”

      1.  An Overwhelming task

       2.An Underwhelming miracle

 III. The New Revolutionary

  1. Take Bread – Jesus
  2. Give Thanks – to God
  3. Break
  4. Give of yourself