Isn’t it interesting that most of the jewels in the world are obscured and hidden in nature? It isn’t until we seek them out and refine them that they really show their finished beauty. We go to all this work for rocks and stones but sometimes we forget to do the same with people. I have to say it’s been fun to become a “rock hound”, but my favorite treasures are the living stones.
1Pe 2:4 Coming to Him as to a living stone, rejected indeed by men, but chosen by God and precious