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Walls of Jericho

The idea of using walls as a protection isn't a new idea -- if you look back through the years, many of the ancient civilizations we study in school built walls. Ancient cities used to build defensive walls around their cities as a way to fortify and protect their homes from potential threats.

Walls are great at protecting what is inside the walls and keeping out what is not meant to be inside.

What happens when walls are a hindrance? When they keep out what is meant to be inside the walls?

There is a song Mansion by the rapper NF that God has used repetitively in my life. There is a part that says:
So this part of my house, no one's been in it for yearsI built the safe room and I don't let no one in there....But I didn't build this house because I thought it would solve ´em [problems]I built it because I thought that it was safer in there Throughout my life, I've experienced abuse, abandonment, pain and more and, as this song says, I built my own mansion and stayed…