Wording of this Handout:
What is the World's most precious stone?
Did you say the diamond?
The answer is the ruby?
Rubies are in the Bible.
So What makes a precious stone precious?
1. It is rare,
2. It is beautiful
3. It is difficult to find
"For wisdom is better that rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it." Proverbs 8:11
"For the price (value) of wisdom is above rubies." Job 28:18
And the wise woman is more valuable that rubies too:
"She is more precious than rubies: and all the things you can desire are not to be compared to her." Proverbs 3:15
Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price (value) is far above rubies." Proverbs 31:10
How can you or I become as valuable as a ruby? By learning the Bible and walking with God each day. Happy is the man who finds a wise Christian wife, and happy is the woman who finds a wise Christian husband.