Give us this day our daily bread.
I. The source of the supply.
II. How the supply is granted. He grants strength of body for toil; by the wonder-working of His providence.
III. God's blessings are gifts.
IV. God will have us live upon His bounty day by day.
V. The unselfishness and sympathy of the petition — "give us."
VI. Contentment with God's measure supplied is taught by this petition: not what we wish, but what we need.
(Dr. O. Winslow.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Give us this day our daily bread.