But behold the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look on his appearance or on his height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees: but man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7
I was in a church parking lot getting out of my car, when I saw this man. He had tattoos everywhere-covering his arms, legs, neck and face. Yes, his face. He had some body piercings and some of those were also on his face. He had dyed hair and a strange haircut. I was a bit scared.