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John 6:1-14 Video Teaching

John 6:1-4

  • Jesus crossed over the Sea of Galilee
  • The feast of Passover was taking place so expect people in crowds.
  • People followed Jesus for the signs.
  • What is your interest in Him? Are you only seeking signs?
  • 2 Chronicles 7:14
  • Warning of false teachers with false signs:
    • 2 Peter 2:17-22

John 6:5-9

  • Jesus shows compassion for people, they need to eat.
  • Jesus gives Philip a chance to get involved with the miracle, but Philip blows it
  • Andrew steps up to be involved with the miracle.
  • Andrew finds a young boy with:
    • 5 barley loafs
      • Barley = bread for the poor.
    • 2 small fish
  • 2 Kings 4:43-44

John 6:10-14

  • Disciples get people to sit down per Jesus.
  • 5,000 men are not inclusive of women and children. A safe estimate of total people about 15,000
  • Jesus gave thanks for what they had.
    • Give thanks for all you have always
  • Gave out as much bread and fish as the people wanted and still have 12 baskets of leftover.
  • God always goes above and beyond.
  • The people recognize Jesus as a prophet.