He replied, “You give them something to eat.” They answered, “We have only five loaves of bread and two fish–unless we go and buy food for all this crowd.” About five thousand men were there… (Luke 9:13-14)
In the military, we know what it means to run low. The logistics tail gets a long and skinny and we start feeling the squeeze. We can remember the times when we were running out of chow, water, ammo, fuel, batteries, daylight, socks, etc… In this life, we can start being drained physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. Isn’t nice to know that we have a God who owns the universe? He can supply our needs even when it looks like our personal supply lines are running low.