Joshua 6:16 NIV
The seventh time around, when the priests sounded the trumpet blast, Joshua commanded the army, “Shout! For the Lord has given you the city!

The Israelites are challenged to see Jericho as fallen even though at that point the walls stood firm. Faith calls us sometimes to see our circumstances and the world around us not as they appear to be, but as God sees them and how he has promised they will be. What difference might that make to how we live today; our actions, attitudes and conversations?

Lord, give us your eyes of faith, hope and love.