And the flocks conceived before the rods, and brought forth cattle ringstraked, speckled, and spotted.
-- Gen. 30:39 (KJV)
Those flocks focused upon the spotted display in front of them. Therefore, they produced cattle that were spotted. Whatever you focus upon will eventually happen. What are you putting in front of eyes that you don't need to see? Increase your faith by not hindering your own vision.
Numerical Analysis: The numerical pattern for this verse is 3,6,9. (3) Follow the Holy Spirit in order to conceive. (6) Expose evil in order to bear fruit. (9) To overturn evil, do not judge things based solely on appearance.