And he removed that day the he goats that were ringstraked and spotted, and all the she goats that were speckled and spotted, and every one that had some white in it, and all the brown among the sheep, and gave them into the hand of his sons.
-- Gen. 30:35 (KJV)
Jacob begins his plan by removing all of the livestock that had blemishes.
Numerical Analysis: The numerical pattern for this verse is 3,8,5,2. (3) To follow the Holy Spirit, realize that he does not reject anyone due to previous blemishes. (8) To have a new beginning in God, realize that He does not reject anyone based upon his or her imperfections. (5) To stay in God's presence, do not reject anyone based solely on appearance. (2) To be delivered, do not reject anyone based solely on appearance.